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Chakra 6 - Ajna

Localization 
Hypothalamus-pituitary plexus
Number of petals 
96
Kingdom 
Spiritual love (Budhi)
Conscience 
Intuitive and visionary
Element 
Transcends the five elements and includes them all in the substance of light or spiritual love
Colour 
Indigo blue
Gem 
Diamond
Note 
A
Endocrine gland 
Pituitary
System 
Endocrine
Organ 
Hypothalamus, governor of the limbic system. Sense organ. The sixth sense integrator.
Function 
Intuition. Inspiration. Understanding. Enlightenment. Vision of synthesis.
Archetypes 
The wise one
Emotion 
Ardent heart – Devotion of the soul. Spiritual love.
Lesson 
Search of the unit. The integration of the opposites: soul and personality. Left and right. Spirit and matter.
Learning 
Useful knowledge and the meaning behind appearances. The global emotional control. Spiritual reading or reading of symbols. Emotional reading. The concentration.
Disorders 
Endocrine disbalances of central origin. Unbalance in the hypothalamus-pituitary axis.
Qualities 
Intuition. Inspiration. Overview. Attention. Concentration.
Downsides 
Lack of higher aspiration. Resignation and dependencies / attachments. Lack of integration. Personality disorders. Learning disorders.
Model disease 
Pituitary insufficiency with direct effects on the glandular spectrum. Pituitary tumors. Learning disorders due to a deficit of the cortical integration of information.