A vortex in Sedona is a swirling center of subtle energy coming out from the surface of the earth. It is believed that the power that emanates from vortexes produce some of the most remarkable energy on the planet. Kids (and adults!) may be better able to grasp the idea of a vortex by looking at familiar examples of vortex shapes are whirlwinds, tornadoes and water going down a drain. A vortex can be made up of anything that flows, such as wind, water or electricity.