Power & Benefits of Tourmaline:
Tourmaline is one of the more popular and sought-after stones. It helps to protect you from negative and erratic energies. It is a protective and grounding stone that helps to diffuse. It attracts and absorbs erratic (negative) energy. This stone helps to cleanse, purify and transform dense energy into a lighter vibration. It absorbs disharmonious energies, diffuses, and dissipates them. It is a good stone for inspiration, awareness, creativity, new challenges, and negotiation skills. It is good for laughter therapy and in groups.
Spiritual & Emotional Influence:
Tourmaline helps to ground spiritual energy, it balances and clears all the Chakras and forms a protective shield around the body. It is a shamanic stone that brings protection when used for rituals. Tourmaline is good for scrying. It clears the aura, removes blockages, and disperses negative energy. It is excellent for balancing and connecting the Chakras. It enhances the balancing ability and offers protection on all levels from psychic attacks to simple accidents. It has a strong affinity with the devic energies and can be beneficial in the garden and to help plants.
Tourmaline wand crystals are good to help focus energy to the areas where most needed, aura balancing, and good for affirmations. It aids in the understanding of oneself and of others, by taking you deeper into yourself, diminishing fear, and promoting self-confidence.
Tourmaline can be used for balance, calming, removing blockages, and self-confidence. It is good for energy and mental health. It balances the right and left sides of the brain and transmutes negative thoughts into positive ones. It is good for the inner self and yin/yang balance.
The Physical Connection Tourmaline:
Tourmaline is thought to be good for balancing and mental health. It is said to rebalance the meridians. It is believed to be good for digestion, the lymphatic system, detoxing, low blood pressure, tension, dyslexia, paranoia, and hand-to-eye coordination. Brown, Red, and Yellow Tourmaline are thought to help with sexuality and emotional dysfunction caused by a loss of libido.
The Chakras Connected to Tourmaline :
Earth Chakra. Protects All Chakras.
Libra. Varies according to color).
Locations Found & History:
Afghanistan, Madagascar, Africa, Western Australia, Brazil, Italy, Germany, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and United States.
Rarity, Value & Variations:
Tourmaline comes in a variety of colors to include black, brown, green, blue, blue-green, lavender, pink, red, yellow, and watermelon. It can be opaque, shiny, or transparent, in all sizes as both hexagonal structures and long striated. This stone is easily obtained from specialist stores and online. It has a Mohs hardenss of 7-7.5.
How to Use Tourmaline:
Tourmaline can be carried with you in your pocket, or worn in jewelry such as a pendant or a ring. You can also sleep with a piece of Tourmaline underneath your pillow to help you relax and may enhance your dreams. To stimulate the meridians place the tip of a piece of Tourmaline pointing in the same direction as the flow. Use in gardening and with plants to help absorb and attract frequencies, so the plant is freer to grow to its best potential. Excellent when used for gem essences working quickly and efficiently.
Natural Tourmaline wands are thought to be a useful balancing tool that helps to clear the aura, disperse negative energy, remove blockages and help point to solutions for problems.