Cucumber (Cucurbita sativus)

For pessimism, lack of interest in life, defeatism, for those who feel separate from others and withdraw, finding it all too much.

This is a heart chakra essence which, by engaging the energy of love, assists in re-engendering vitality and commitment to the life process and in opening new windows of perception.

© Jannet Unite-Penny, 2012

This essence assists the individual who is over-serious, heavy or grim, with a repressed inner child. It brings carefreeness, ebullience and the ability
For over-striving. This essence has a softening impact on those who strive too hard in whatever they do, are inflexible in their approach, who have
For victimhood and self-pity. Feelings of victimhood often originate in childhood when circumstances are beyond one's control. The patterns are set and
This essence is for the leader. It allows the emergence of the positive qualities of leadership - the directedness and focus, the enthusiasm, the ability
For those who fear the loss of control in their lives. Such people may keep a tight rein on themselves, as well as seeking to control others or circumstances.