EARTH ENERGIES 1st Chakra - The Root of the Kundalini Planetary Influence: Pluto, Mars Colors: Red - Courage, Passion Black - Protection from Negativity Stones: Black Obsidian - teaches us to deal with negativity Garnet - stimulates passion and courage If there are any blockages in the chakras, applying the correct stones, color and/or light will enable the area to restore itself to its proper functioning. The 1st chakra is the connection to the earth. This is the grounding force of existence that enables one to survive. Some of the problems associated with the 1st chakra are lack of energy, vitality, depression, nutritional deficiency and anger - Medicine Pouches contain stones and - crystal that correspond with theme chosen. They make - great gift for someone that would like the properties and powers of the stones without wearing jewelry. Great for pocket or purse. Black Organdy pouch and information detail card included.