The heart chakra is the largest in our energy system and the one we encounter /register life experience through initially.
How do you feel your heart chakra is functioning/affected by people and events in everyday life?
As with the other chakras, there can be too much or too little energy flowing through this chakra. This chart can help you discover how your heart is functioning and point you in the direction of correcting imbalances.
Heart Chakra Psychological Spheres of Influence
Emotional perception love, compassion, tenderness, despair,
hate, envy, Balance giving/receiving; Peace, self-acceptance
Thought to be place where soul accessed
Ability to protect self
Love, forgiveness, compassion,
dedication, hope, trust, ability to heal- self & other
Common Signs of Malfunction
High blood pressure, heart or lung disease, asthma
Possessive, moody, depressed
Isolation, poor self-esteem
melancholy; poor immune function
emotions distorted, numbed
constant need for reassurance