The Chakras extend through the 3 channels, but are centered on the main or spinal channel.
Yet they look not unlike flowers.
But do you grasp the idea of folding the chakras at the Heart Center, to make the Merkaba?
Or in Matrix, that Leo is one lower set of chakras, and above the waist, he is many .. a merved man of many talents, in many places spiritually.
If there were a shining power crystal atop a pyramid with a beating water pump (which one could hear for miles), how significant a symbol of life (powerful Heart Center) and creation might that have been for semi-literate peoples? .. How strong a pull? .. It was even spoken of in foreign lands as the Map of the Heavens (except I cannot remember which book that was in). Robert seems to hint it is in fact a map of the heavens ... and might it be a map to other races of humans in the heavens? ... Maybe the Egyptians were a seeding race's A-Team?
In the olden times, the Eastern Healing thoughts may have been in vogue; we have I Ching symbols tattooed on the Ice Man, we have body meridians of power that are almost the exact line up of the Sepheroth in Eastern Healing, and we have (for yin eyes) chakras of power along the energy pathways of the body!
I don't think it is unreasonable to consider that the 4 rings of the Dejed Pillar are the 4 chakras of "Life" handed down in Kingship to the Pharaoh.
Beware the Adze!
Beware the land it came from.
... ... ...
That chisel of metal ~bi3 n pt~
With which he opened the mouths of the gods.