EARTH ENERGIES1st Chakra - The Root of the KundaliniPlanetary Influence: Pluto, MarsColors: Red - Courage, PassionBlack - Protection from NegativityStones: Black Obsidian - teaches us to deal with negativityGarnet - stimulates passion and courageIf 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 a crystal that correspond with theme chosen. They make a great gift for someone that would like the properties and powers of the stones without wearing jewelry. Great for pocket or purse. Red Organdy pouch and information detail card included.