Your Thymus is the endocrine gland that is in close association with your Heart Chakra.

So, this post is dedicated to increase your knowledge about the thymus so that your LOVE energy heals and empowers you!

Structure of Thymus

The thymus is located behind your sternum (chest bone) between your lungs. Its activity is at best before puberty. After which, it starts to slowly shrink and become replaced by fat.


The thymus tissue is made of 3 distinct layers: the capsule that covers an outer cortex that surrounds an inner medulla.

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Immunity & the Thymus

Even though the thymus is a gland that produces several hormones, it is much more associated with the immune system than with the endocrine one.

Accordingly, thymosin is the hormone produced the thymus that stimulates the maturation of the T-lymphocytes/T-cells (white blood cells responsible for the cell-specific immunity).

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Thymus Well-Being

Since the thymus is in close association with your Heart Chakra, the center of love and healing, it is essential that you become well-aware of how to heal it and start implementing the methods on a regular basis.

Thumping at the center of your chest (where your thymus is located), is a simple and effective energy -boosting, thymus-healing, and immunity-rejuvenating technique. The figure below describes it in details.

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And since the thymus belongs to the lymphatic system that is in close association with the immune system, find below 10 effective health tips that help you take care of these systems.

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Ranim Daw, MS in Cell & Molecular Biology

American University of Beirut

March 18, 2017