The solar plexus chakra is an energy center located in the upper abdomen (above the naval and below the breastbone). The body parts associated with the solar plexus chakra is include the stomach, liver, pancreas, gall bladder, spleen, adrenal glands, and mid spine. Yellow healing crystals (including citrine) can help balance the energy of the solar plexus chakra. Labradorite, which reflects a wide spectrum of colors, is also thought to positively affect the solar plexus chakra and other chakras, as well.
The solar plexus chakra is related to our ego, personality, self-esteem, and personal identity. This is the area of assertiveness, decisiveness, gut instinct, intuition, inner drive. competence, and the desire to succeed.
Spiritual/emotional signs that there may be an imbalance of the solar plexus chakra include fear, hate, indifference, feeling stressed, self-loathing, need for power, fear of rejection, oversensitivity to criticism, fears of secrets being found out, and indecisiveness.
Physical signs that there may be an imbalance of the solar plexus chakra include poor digestion, ulcers, diabetes or hypoglycemia, arthritis, liver malfunction, pancreatitis, anorexia/bulimia, cirrhosis, and colon diseases.