Color to enhance it: Violet.
Location: Crown of head, just behind the top of the skull.
Type of music to enhance it: Indian ragas.
Element: The cosmos.
Essential Oils: Violet, lavender, elemi.
Plant: Lotus flower.
What it controls in the physical body: Pineal gland, upper brain.
Dysfunction or Closed: Physical -- migraines. Emotional -- frustration, lack of joy, destructive feelings. Mental -- depression. Spiritual -- being disconnected with one's higher power.
Functional or Open: It is the last chakra to be developed in an individual. Helps with the connection between higher self & God/Universe, etc. Enhances sensitivity to others and their emotions, creating greater courage and empathy within. Allows for inward flow of wisdom. Total access to the unconscious & subconscious. Center of spirituality, enlightenment, dynamic thought & energy. Self-realization. Awareness of eternal self.