The Base of the Neck Centre - called the Ta Chui or Big Vertebra Centre in the Chinese system - is located just below the seventh cervical vertebra, where the neck joins the shoulders [Chia, p.212]. This centre serves as a connecting point with channels and energies from the hands, arms, and legs [Chia, pp.212-3]. It also relates with the Throat Chakra [Paulson, p.90] at the front of the body.
Open and Balanced: You are able to embrace others with love and warmth [Chia, p.214].
Malfunctioning: You are suffer from stubborness and denial [Chia, p.214].
Blocked: You suffer from feelings of inadequacy [Chia, p.214] and lack of self-esteem. You don't feel comfortable with yourself or with what you have achieved in the world.
major and minor Chakras | Notes on Psychological terms
|Back of Head||upper forehead|
|Mouth of God||Talu/Lalana|
|Back of Neck||Throat|
|Base of Neck||Base of Throat
|Door of Life||Navel / Sea of Ch'i|