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n.pl according to Tantric philosophy, the seven centers of energy that constitute our energy system. The chakras act as valves or conduits for energy from consciousness through the endocrine and nervous systems to different parts of the physical body.
n healing touch process that uses both manual shadowing and light touch, starting at the feet and working up the body at 60-second intervals until all energy centers (chakras) of the body have been covered.
n an approach for treating clients who are undergoing significant emotional, spiritual, and physical stress; practitioner sys-tematically holds each foot, hand, and then moves down the body to open and balance the client's energy centers.