A question may be: How does Yoga help to develop the personality? We can start to answer thus: According to the Yogis, the basic aspects of the personality are security (Mooladhara), joy, sexuality (Swadhisthana), action, power, self-esteem (Manipura), love (Anahata), communication (Vishuddhi), intellect, intuition, wisdom (Ajna), and Yoga, helps to evolve these, by clearing the mental blockages that are stopping us from realizing the highest levels of these within us.