Termo

Tibetano:

འཁོར་ལོ་

'khor lo

roda

Sânscrito:

चक्र

cakra

círculo, roda, âmbito, distrito

Português:

centro (enquanto ponto chave do corpo subtil), cakra (o)

São centros da energia de prana ou "vento" psicofísico localizados nos diferentes pontos do canal central, a partir dos quais os canais mais pequenos irradiam para o resto do corpo. Dependendo dos ensinamentos e da prática em questão, o seu número varia de quatro a seis.

English:

center, chakra, wheel

One of the centers of energy at different points on the central channel, from which radiate the small subtle channels going to all parts of the body. Generally there are considered to be four or five of these wheels. [WOMPT + TLWF 2011]

Lit. wheel. These are centres of the psychophysical wind energy located at the different points on the central channel, from which smaller channels radiate to the rest of the body. Depending on the teachings and practice in question, their number varies from four to six. [TPQ]

Centers of subtle wind-energies situated on the central channel of the body, the avadhuti. [LLB 2002]