Vishuddha Chakra/Kantha Chakra
Throat Chakra or Vishuddha chakra resides near throat. It is Blue in colour. It is governed by ether element. Its subtle aspect is Size and its fundamental aspect is sound (Shabd). The mantra for the ether element is Om Ham (ॐ हं). Anger, greed, temptation and fear are controlled by ether element.
The Throat Chakra controls the thyroid glands, the parathyroid glands and the lymphatic system. The mouth, the voice box, the air tube/trachea, the salivary glands and the oesophagus are controlled by the Throat chakra. The carotid arteries going through the head are also under the area of influence of these chakras.
The Throat chakra or the Vishuddha chakra is the centre of higher creativity, study painting and artistic abilities.
A person with a strong Throat chakra can be an artist, a successful politician or an entrepreneur. Whenever there is defect in the functioning of Throat Chakra or Vishuddha chakra, then
Throat disorders, disorders of larynx, laryngitis, tonsillitis, mouth ulcers, defects in thyroid and Para-thyroid glands, asthma and defects in lymphatic system, etc. such physical disorders may occur.
Throat related ailments such as goiter, sore throat, loss of voice, asthma, sterility etc. Asthma also happens because of emotional problems. If the person is unable to express himself/herself freely, it causes a constriction of the windpipe, which could result in asthma.
Shoulder pain can also be caused by a malfunctioning of the Throat.
Also, mental disorders such as anxiety, irritability, feelings of guilt, confusion may occur.
By Swayampurna treatment the defects of Throat or Vishuddha chakra can be cured and it is strengthened and balanced, so that all the above illnesses can be eradicated.