Heart chakra

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Heart chakra{{#set:name=Heart}}
File:Anahata Mandala.svg
Color [[color::Green]]
Rank 4{{#set:rank=4}}
Petals 12{{#set:petals=12}}
Gland gland::Heart
Element [[element::Air]]

[[* Vayu

{{#set:gods=* Vayu

Anahata is the fourth primary chakra according to the Indian Tantric tradition (Shakta).


Anahata is positioned at the heart region and it has twelve petals which match the vrittis of lustfulness, fraudulence, indecision, repentance, hope, anxiety, longing, impartiality, arrogance, incompetency, discrimination and defiance.

Anahata is the seat of Jivatman.

Alternative names

  • Tantra: Anahata, Anahata-Puri, Dwadasha, Dwadashadala, H'idayambhoja, Hridabja, Hridambhoja, Hridambuja, Hridaya, Hridaya Kamala, Hridayabja, Hridayambuja, Hridayasarasija, Hrit Padma, Hritpankaja, Hritpankeruha, Hritpatra, Hritsaroruha, Padma-Sundara, Suryasangkhyadala
  • Vedas (late Upanishads): Anahata, Dwadashara Chakra, Fourth Chakra, Hridaya Chakra
  • Puranic: Anahata

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