is a name for the energy that travels up the spine. Everyone already has some
kundalini energy flowing through their spine and regulating the amount of consciousness that
they have. There is a difference in amount of kundalini flow between periods of very deep and
penetrating thought and at other times when thoughts are sluggish in comparison.
is often experienced as a snake
or serpent. In some lines of thought, possibly represented in part
by the stories of the garden of Eden and of the fallen angels, the
serpent became overly bold, proud and egotistical and defied God and
The result was that the serpent was made to crawl on its belly, sent
to the base of the spine to await the return of God, the Source or
the Light. God would release it after sufficient repentance and re-dedication
of the self to the light or source and upon the grace of God.
On one level it is mythology but on another level it is an accurate
representation of how the kundalini tends to function. Even the image
of a snake can be valuable for some people do actually experience
the kundalini as a snake going up the spine.
The medical symbol is also good protrayal of the kundalini
It has three currents of energy, one up the spine and one to each
side of the spine and criss-crossing through each chakra. Some people
experience the criss-crossing through each chakra. Some people experience
the criss-crossing as the male and female aspects of themselves, which
are common to everyone.
comes with your body. Ever
since there has been a body on this planet, there has been kundalini.
This energy is not a mystical commodity available only to the spiritually
wealthy. If you have a body you have Kundalini energy. It is experienced
by white haired lotus seated gurus, housewives whose only meditation
is washing dishes , and children whose boundless energy gets them
labeled as " hyperactive". Kundalini energy in these types of people
is the same energy vibration, but each one calls it by a different
is a type of energy that
purifies the body. Most people who become aware of their spiritual
energies and learn to use it, begin to run this kundalini energy.
Sometimes, however, this energy "pops" open through a trauma a stressful
situation, or by learning how to use it. Unfortunately, when this
happens and before it is handled correctly, many problems arise due
to a lack of misunderstanding and the inability to control the energy.
Some of the things that a person who has an uncontrolled
kundalini "rush" experiences can be: