The Sacral Chakra is symbolized by the color orange. This chakra is located in the sacrum and corresponds to the genitourinary or urogenital system and the adrenals. It is suggested that the color orange influences how we deal with our relationship, basic emotional needs, and pleasures.
Orange is also known as the color of success, and beams warmth, enthusiasm, and joy. It is a color that is uplifting, inspirational, and often relates to youth. Orange helps assimilate creativity and new ideas while also promoting a general sense of wellness.
According to the principles of chromotherapy, orange is used as emotional stimulant, and is the color of communication, independence and expression of the Self.
- Therapeutically, the Sacral Chakra is related to the reproductive system, placenta, skin, mammary glands, lower back and hips. It is also related to the gonads (ovaries, testes). Orange can assist with kidney weakness, constipation, cramps and spasms, stimulates lactation, tiredness and exhaustion, allergies, repression and inhibition, pregnancy, tissue stimulant, re-calcification of the bones, thyroid stimulant, strengthening lungs, and stimulating the respiratory system.