6. Brow (Third Eye) Chakra - the Intuition Center

Position of chakra 6 on the human body
Chakra 6 Symbol
Sanskrit Name: Ajna

Translation: "To Perceive"
Location: Behind forehead
Color: Indigo (also dark blue)
Vibrational Sound: “AUM
Musical Scale Note: A
Element: Light
Right(s): To Perceive
Affirmation: “I am aware.”

The Sanskrit name for this chakra is "Ajna" (pronounced “ahdg-n’yah”. It's associated with intuition, perception, imagination, insight, visualization, discovery, memory, synchronicity, clairvoyance, psychic gifts, and dream recall.

Gemstones that resonate with and are used to activate and/or balance this chakra are Lapis Lazuli, Amethyst, Iolite, Sodalite, Charoite, Sugilite, and Blue Sapphire.

See our Chakras page for information about all seven chakras.

Affirmations for Chakra Six

  • I trust my intuition.
  • I am connected to light. My energy shines as bright as the sun and as beautifully as the moon, illuminating my soul’s true path.
  • I see with my inner eye.
  • I listen to my inner voice.
  • I have a vivid imagination.
  • I am the creator of my own reality.
  • I remember my dreams.
  • I learn from, forgive, and release the past.
  • I am open to new energy, new ideas, new people, and new experiences.
  • I assimilate my perceptions, see beyond the details, and make connections that give me a clear view of the big picture.
  • My energy resonates with clarity and vision, recognition, imagination, and self-trust.