Manipura is a Sanskrit word that literally translates into 'lustrous gem.

It is rooted in the element of fire. The Manipura is also known as the third chakra, or solar plexus chakra. Your Manipura holds your connection to will, power, assertiveness, self-esteem, judgments, opinions, beliefs, self-esteem, self-confidence, digestion & weight. It radiates a golden yellow color. It is this energy that helps you to move your will into action, break old patterns, and create new habits & behaviors. Your Manipura is a spinning vortex of energy and light that shapes your digestive system including your intentines, pancreas, liver and colon. Excerpt from Chakra Healing for Transcendent Health. All of the crystals in this section support optimal energetic flow within your Manipura.