Harmonious Ajna

The characteristics of this chakra, when it is balanced and harmonious, are the following: 

  • Ability to remain lucid and analyse/take conclusions on complex situations
  • Ability to organise emotions and make connections between them that aren't obvious
  • Directly perceive ideas and emotions that are typically out of reach, and make intelligent correlations between them
  • Escape the heat of the feelings and the mental maze of logics
  • Emotional intelligence
  • Discernment
  • Ability to apply judgements of value according to principles or laws
  • Visualisation
  • Conceptualisation
  • Access to subconscious levels
  • Profound introspection
  • Self confidence at the psychic level
  • Psychic powers (telepathy, hypnosis, clairvoyance)
  • Clarity, clear awareness
  • Removing conditionings from our childhood or from past lives
  • State of genious
  • Control the spiritual intuition
  • Transcend the inferior mind and awaken the superior intuitive intellect
  • It is our general command centre.


Yin unbalance

When this chakra in unbalanced on the Yin side, we can experience:

  • Inability to understand complex situations
  • Not being able to discriminate between different emotions or make sense of them
  • Mental chatter
  • Lack of insight into our own ideas and emotions
  • Low emotional intelligence
  • Lack of discernment, and inability to apply judgements of value according to principles and laws
  • Inability to conceptualise and to work with abstract ideas
  • Failure to understand non-linear correlations between events or emotions that condition us
  • Lack of confidence at a psychic level
  • State of confusion and incoherence, resultant from the lack of the type of genius intelligence which Ajna brings
  • Becoming cold and distant, with difficulties integrating into the world, much preferring to seclude into an inner world of ideas and concepts
  • Inability to access the subconscious levels
  • Not being able to overcome the inferior mind, and being confined to its preconceived ideas and limiting mental patterns
  • Lack of spiritual intuitions or visualisations
  • Unawareness regarding the states and experiences we have
  • Lack of vision and ideas
  • Lack of awareness of our experiences
  • Lack of discernment to distinguish between our imagination and real experiences


Yang unbalance

When this chakra in unbalanced on the Yang side, we can experience:

  • Misinterpretation of complex situations
  • Wild emotions that take over our internal state
  • Getting lost in the heat of the feelings in the mental maze of logics, without lucidity or coolness
  • Lack of understanding of other people’s feelings and thoughts
  • Inappropriate behaviour
  • Contradictory actions
  • Miscommunication
  • Making up connections that don’t exist between events or emotions 
  • Unrealistic confidence at a psychic level, not based in any type of reality
  • Projecting confusion onto other people
  • Imposing our made-up versions of reality onto other people
  • Inability to control the subconscious levels
  • Generating limiting ideas and mental patterns, which keep us from seeing the Truth
  • Uncontrolled spiritual intuitions and visualisations
  • Confusion caused by the states and experiences we have
  • Unreal visions and ideas
  • Inability to synthesize and derive conclusions from different experiences
  • Taking imaginary experiences for real ones



Corresponds to the Universal Mind, to the macrocosms.



Located in the centre of the forehead.