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Chakra 1 - Muladhara

Localization 
Base of the spine
Number of petals 
4
Kingdom 
Mineral
Conscience 
Reactive
Element 
Earth
Colour 
Red
Gem 
Rubi
Note 
C
Endocrine gland 
Adrenal
System 
Skeletal and urinary
Organ 
Kidneys, bladder, ureters, urethra
Function 
Revitalising
Archetypes 
The innocent and the orphan, territory of the security
Emotion 
Fear
Lesson 
Confidence. Prudence. Learning. Security.
Learning 
Belonging. Taking roots. Concretion. Anchorage. Firmness.
Disorders 
Renal failure or excess
Qualities 
The strength of life. The will to live. Rooting, solidity, support. Ancestral energy. Survival. Ability to respond: fight or flee as survival strategy.
Downsides 
Terror. Panic. Recklessness - Rootlessness. Loss of contact with our self. Mistrust. Insecurity. Pusillanimity.
Model disease 
Renal failure or hyperplasia. Excessive or deficient adrenal response to the pathogenic stress