Black Tourmaline is approximately 1/4″ in length.
Also known as Shorl, Black Tourmaline is the ultimate protection stone. Black Tourmaline traps negative energy within its inner structure, It then transmutes this negative energy into a lighter vibration. It protects again EMF energy, ill-wishing, toxic energy, spells, and psychic attack by absorbing the energy. Grid your home with black tourmaline to provide protection. Place a piece over your thymus to stop jealousy, ill-will, or a psychic attack. If you know who is causing the attack, place a piece of black tourmaline on a piece of paper with their name.
Black tourmaline helps you on your life path by allowing you to recognize how holding onto negative and/or toxic emotions can hurt you from within, which can create a disease that will manifest physically. It also helps you to act and think more positively so you can create a healthier lifestyle and manifest more abundance into your life. Black Tourmaline raises self-confidence, balance male/female energy within the body, and helps to take you deep into your inner self.
Black Tourmaline has a strong connection to Devic energies. It is very beneficial to plants and your garden. Buried in soil it encourages growth and also better health of your crops. It is also a natural way to keep garden pests away.
Harmonizes the brain, helping those with dyslexia or dyspraxia.
Realigns the spinal column
Stimulates the immune system and the thyroid gland.
Place over the source of pain to manage the pain, especially if it is arthritic.
Black Tourmaline and the Chakras
Black Tourmaline protects all the chakras. It works especially well with the Earth star chakra, base, higher heart.
Black Tourmaline and Astrology
Black Tourmaline works well for those whose moon is in Gemini. If you have issues with being too much in your mind, exaggerating, or have speech impediments, carry or wear a piece of black tourmaline to help.
Tourmaline is found in many colors due to a variety of different chemical constituents. The tourmaline family of crystals cleanses, purifies, and transforms dense energy and transmutes it to a lighter vibration. Tourmaline grounds your spiritual energy while forming a protective shield around the body.
A shamanic stone, tourmaline is excellent for providing protection during rituals or when scrying energy.
Black Tourmaline History
Black tourmaline was once known as the ash drawer. Dutch mariners used black tourmaline to draw ash out of their long-stemmed pipes.
The Chinese once used Burmese Black Tourmaline to make hats for Mandarin hats.
Was once used to help determine a good direction to move.
Black Tourmaline at Crystal Life
All of our stones are hand-selected by Crystal Life President, Atala Toy. After hundreds of thousands of years in the earth, they are eager to begin work with their new human partners! When stones arrive at Crystal Life, they are welcomed warmly by staff members and the store’s resident nature spirits. The stones are energetically cleared on a regular basis, to help them maintain their own inherent peaceful characteristics and personalities while being visited by so many store guests.
Disclaimer: Crystal meanings and spiritual healing lore are not a prescription, diagnosis or healthcare information. They are presented as spiritual supports to healing and other life issues. See a doctor or licensed medical practitioner for all health issues.