The Sanskrit name for the sacral chakra is Svadhisthana which is often translated as “place where self rules” or “dwelling in a place of the self”.

The sacral chakra is located below your navel. It is represented by the color orange and its element is water.

The sacral chakra governs sexuality, creativity, and emotions. It is the source of your creative and sexual power. Your beliefs about prosperity and abundance live in here. It is the seat of your emotional intelligence. Your values, morals and ethics are connected to Svadhisthana.

Silhouette of a person meditating with marked sacral chakra area

Sanskrit Name: Swadhisthana

Location: Lower abdomen, below the navel

Color: Orange

Element: Water

Mantra: I feel

Gland: Gonads

Seed Sound: VAM

When your sacral chakra is balanced you have a healthy sense of sexuality, expressing it in a joyful and natural way, without a sense of guilt. You are able to relish all the pleasures life can offer. Plus “creativity” is your middle name :).

When your Svadhisthana is blocked you might have trouble expressing your emotions and desires. You might face sexual and reproductive issues. You will find it difficult to show your passion and creativity.

There are many methods to help you balance and unblock your sacral chakra. Working with crystals is one of them. Below you will find six amazing gemstones to help you heal your Svadhisthana.

Plus grab your FREE printable cheat sheets and posters to help with the healing process.



    Carnelian is abundant in the life force and vitality. It promotes prosperity and abundance, assisting you in making the best life choices.

    It is very helpful in overcoming apathy and keeping you motivated.

    Carnelian is an amazing crystal to boost your creativity and passion (or to discover your hidden talents :)). It will keep you inspired and in bliss.

    Carnelian brings positivity so can be helpful in overcoming any past traumas.



    Citrine is a positivity crystal.

    It is “a go to” crystal if you feel your energy levels are a bit low. Plus, it absorbs and transmutes negative energy into positive one. A good vibes crystal, really :)!

    It is a fantastic crystal to attract abundance and prosperity. It will give you extra energy to achieve your goals and manifest your dreams.

    Citrine is full of creative energy so make sure to have it around and put it to work when you have a creative task ahead.


    Orange Calcite

    Orange calcite is a powerful energy cleanser.

    It helps to improve your emotional intelligence as well as balance your emotions (particularly the emotions related to sexuality).

    Orange calcite will help boost your energy (especially useful when dealing with problems as it is reduces stress and anxiety).

    It will increase your creativity and will help maximize your potential.

    A cheat sheet card you might find useful when working with your sacral chakra. To save or print it, just click on it 🙂


    Tiger’s Eye

    Tiger’s eye is a protective stone, removing negative energies (traditionally, it was used as a talisman against curses).

    It is a stone of good luck, abundance, and prosperity.

    It is particularly useful when your creativity is blocked. Tiger’s eye will boost your creativity allowing you to be in the zone. It will help you strengthen your willpower and drive to success. A great assistant in accomplishing your goals and desires :).

    Tiger’s eye will be also useful to overcome any emotional blocks so you can move forward.

    Also: you can use it with other crystals and stones to boost their energies.



    Sunstone balances the energy of all chakras.

    It brings prosperity and good fortune (it will help you open gates to abundance :)).

    Sunstone promotes joy and positivity. Make sure to have it around when lacking optimism and enthusiasm..

    It is a fantastic stone to help boost your creativity and originality.

    Plus it stimulates your self-healing powers.

    Make sure to have a sunstone in your gemstone collection!

    A printable poster you might find useful when working with your chakras. To save or print it, just click on it 🙂


    Dalmatian Jasper

    Dalmatian jasper is a protective and purifying gemstone which can clear electromagnetic and environmental pollution around you.

    It is a great crystal to stimulate your imagination and creativity helping to transform your ideas into reality.

    Dalmatian jasper will enhance your joy of life and help maintain an optimistic mindset.

    How To Use Your Crystals To Unblock Your Sacral Chakra


    There are many ways in which you can use your crystals to unblock your sacral chakra (just make sure to have your stones cleansed before putting them to work :)).

    1. Meditate with your crystals.
    1. Carry them with you (in your pocket or purse for instance).
    1. Wear the jewelry made of the sacral chakra stones (a nice necklace or bracelet is always a great idea :)).
    1. Place the crystals around your house (keep them on your desk, by your bed or even under your pillow, just to name a couple of ideas).

    A reference chart you might find useful. To save or print the poster, just click on it 🙂

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    Grab your FREE printable cheat sheet cards for each of your seven chakras. A handy reference guide when working with your chakras :).

    And before you go to put your crystals to work, make sure to grab your FREE chakra printables to decorate your spiritual space with :)!

    Grab your FREE printable Chakra Posters!


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