This is a high-quality, large Black Tourmaline stone. A completely natural stone, higher grade tourmalines have a slight shine to the surface. This is a solid Black Tourmaline meaning it is free of any flaking no matter how often you hold and handle it - you will receive the exact crystal shown. Includes a meaning card.
Black Tourmaline is a wonderful crystal for protection and has been used throughout history for protection: Ancient peoples saw Black Tourmaline as a shield against negative spirits and destructive forces. Today, Black Tourmaline reminds us to let go of our own negative thoughts and work to correct self-destructive patterns of behavior. A stone for turning around one's attitude and attracting positive energy into our lives. Black Tourmaline is a crystal that is used in Chakra healing and is particularly good for the Base Chakra.
Specimen: TOUR-0192 Weight: 7oz Approx Dimensions: 2.25in x 2in x 1.6in Origin: Mongolia Includes my Black Tourmaline Meaning Card Ships within 2 Business Days
Black Tourmaline is an Energizing Crystal, it can become electrically charged when stimulated and has both practical and metaphysical uses for passing energy. Black Tourmaline has a powerful connection to the Earth's energy and is an excellent stone for grounding and restoring one's energy.
Black Color Energy: The color of the vast universe as we see it in the night sky. Black is a color that we are both drawn to and are wary of. We can feel safe, protected by darkness, or hesitant because of what may be concealed here. And so Black is the color of mystery and discovery. It inspires confidence and fearless exploration of life’s questions. Primarily, Black energy is thought to help us accept our Earthly existence as temporal and to feel safe and grounded.
The name Tourmaline comes from an ancient Sinhalese word turmali, meaning “a mixed color precious stone,” or turamali, meaning “something small from the Earth.”