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Ajna Chakra: Intuition & Self-Knowledge

Chakras: Back to Basics

The ajna chakra, or eyebrow center, governs the mind. It is known as the “command center.” There is no element associated with this chakra other than the mind itself. A healthy, balanced ajna chakra gives us clear thinking and intuitive knowledge, while an unbalanced one makes the mind scattered and disturbed. Shari Friedrichsen explains how to regain and maintain balance and stability of the mind, and discover a life open to beauty and grace.

Format: Video with audio download
Length: 7 mins

About the Teacher

Shari Friedrichsen

Shari Friedrichsen has been teaching and studying yoga for more than 40 years and is a key facilitator at the Himalayan Institute’s Teacher Training & Professional Certification programs, nationally and internationally. She is a faculty member of the 500-hour teacher training program at 8 Limbs Yoga in Seattle, WA, and also conducts numerous classes, seminars, and trainings worldwide. Shari has studied asana, meditation, and philosophy with respected teachers Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, Rolf Sovik, Amma Karunamayi, and BKS Iyengar. Shari's unique style integrates subtle and gross anatomical awareness with breath awareness to draw the student into the inner experience of yoga. Her approach uses yoga as a vital, powerful, and compassionate component in supporting the body and the psyche. Shari holds the following certifications—C-IAYT, E-RYT 500, and YACEP—and has presented over 60 videos on YogaInternational.com as well as being a frequent contributor to the Wisdom Library.

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