Raw Black Tourmaline Specimens
Black Tourmaline Physical Energy Properties
Don’t let the lack of vibrant hues make you think that black tourmaline is lacking in the power department! The physical healing correspondences of black tourmaline are profound. It helps to purify the body from toxins, heavy metals, and environmental pollutants.
Specifically, black tourmaline has many health benefits depending on how it is used, such as:
- Improvement of circulation
- Promotes a vibrant mood
- Helps to detox from heavy metals and environmental pollutants
- Supports weight loss and reduction of bloating
- Supports a reduction of anxiety and stress
- Supports disengaging obsessive behaviors
- Supports a strong immune system
Black Tourmaline Metaphysical Healing Properties
Often the line between physical and metaphysical energy working properties is blurred. It will continue to be as science continues to uncover what mystics and ancient practices have always known - there is no difference.
On the spiritual and emotional level, black tourmaline grounds your energy, opening up the connection between the Earth and your spirit and providing a pathway for light to enter the Earthly plane.
Using black tourmaline in meditation, or carrying it on your person, even sleeping with it in your pillowcase can give you a hefty dose of cleansing in your auric field that carries over into your physical body.
Black tourmaline is useful metaphysically for:
- Grounding your energies to the Earth
- Cleansing your aura
- Psychic protection from negative entities
- Getting rid of negative thoughts
- Releasing anger
- Releasing unworthiness
Black Tourmaline Chakra Association
Black tourmaline is often associated with the root chakra, which controls our security, stability, and basic needs and all of the organs and body parts physically near the base of the spine.
Less often talked about, black tourmaline is associated with the Earth Star Chakra. The chakra just about 6" below the bottom of your feet. The Earth Star Charka is THE chakra of connection to the Earth and to oneness. It is the grounding point of the entire chakra system, and with black tourmalines special grounding abilities, you can see why it is a beautiful association for this chakra.
BLACK TOURMALINE CRYSTAL ALLIES
As with most crystals, black tourmaline is powerful alone or be enhanced with other stones. One of the best crystals to pair with black tourmaline is clear quartz. This serves to magnify its energies of protection and grounding.
Black tourmaline also pairs well with jet, obsidian, smoky quartz, or amethyst to enhance the qualities but use caution as some additions of the darker stones can bring energies too far down, and grounding can turn into stagnant energy or depression.
WAYS TO USE BLACK TOURMALINE
As mentioned above, black tourmaline can be used in some straightforward ways. You can use it in meditation, carry it on you in person, and even sleep with it in your pillowcase to benefit. You can use black tourmaline in jewelry or even placed around your house entrance to offer protection from unwanted guests on all planes.