Muladhara (Sanskrit: मूलाधार) or root chakra is symbolized by a lotus with four petals and the color red. This center is located at the base of the spine in the coccygeal region. It is said to relate to the gonads and the adrenal medulla, responsible for the fight-or-flight response when survival is under threat. The corresponding deity for material element of this chakra is Prithvi. The seed syllable is LAM.
Foods That Heal Adrenal Glands. Adrenal glands are a pair of roughly triangular glands found immediately above the kidneys. The glands are each made up of two layers: outer adrenal cortex and inner adrenal medulla.
The body has two adrenal glands, one near the top of each kidney. The inner part (medulla) of the adrenal glands secretes hormones such as adrenaline (epinephrine) that affect blood pressure, heart rate, sweating, and other activities also regulated by the sympathetic nervous system. The outer part (cortex) secretes many different hormones, including corticosteroids (cortisone-like hormones), androgens (male hormones), and mineralocorticoids, which control blood pressure and the levels of…
Opening the 7 Chakras: 1) Earth -- Base of Spine, Muladhara; Survival, blocked by Fear, open by surrendering to Fears. Endocrine System: associated with the gonads and the adrenal medulla, responsible for the fight-or-flight response when survival is under threat.
Adrenal hormones. The corticosteroid hormones cortisol and aldosterone and small amounts of male sex hormones are secreted by the cortex. The medulla secretes epinephrine (adrenaline) and norepinephrine (noradrenaline).