Guide to Healing with Gemstones and Crystals
The Meaning of Tourmaline
Stone of True Love and Success in all endeavors.
An Eleventh Step Stone
Balancing the Chakra with Tourmaline Depends on which Color of Tourmaline
Colors include blue, green, pink, red, yellow, brown, black, bi-colored, tri-colored, and colorless.
Tourmaline is a wonderful stone, with a color for each of the main Chakras. Excellent channeling stone for communication with higher forces. Tourmaline helps to break up energy blockages, which we mentally experience as anxiety, stress or confusion.
Tourmaline helps you to move beyond limited thinking, to an expanded sense of reality, and see past experiences in new ways. It teaches us that we are light beings in physical form, and helps us to experience the physical and spiritual worlds as one.
Pink Tourmaline is a good choice for children recovering from abuse, and healing the inner child. (ACOA) Brings deep comforting love energy. Transforms negative behavior into positive. Love, spirituality, joy, peace, understanding. Emotional and spiritual love, healing emotional loss and emotional pain, fear, instills self-gentleness (especially with severe illness like cancer, emphysema, etc.).
Pink Tourmaline is also associated with the spine, particulaiy pain associated with Scoliosis, spinal injuries or spinal surgury. It improves the vertebrae's alignment and draws additional healing energy to the area.
Most powerful when combined with Kunzite or Rhodocrosite. Self-love, compassion, release of old hurts. Trust. Corresponds to the heart Chakra and crown Chakra, and the astrological sign of Libra.
Black Tourmaline: Protects against negativity. Powerfully deflects/shields against unwanted or dark energies, (anger, resentment, or jealousy) especially for sensitive people. Encourages intellectual thought, vitality. Corresponds to the root Chakra, and the astrological sign of Capricorn.
Blue Tourmaline: Communication, psychic awareness, peace, balance, eloquence and emotional purification. Wonderful for aligning with higher self for deep insight, vision, intuition. Corresponds to the throat and third-eye chakras, and corresponds to the astrological signs of Libra and Taurus.
Green Tourmaline: Creativity, prosperity, abundance, compassion. Represents life energy and life force. Excellent for people who work with herbs for healing. Enhances cooperation and healing, especially good at relieving chronic exhaustion, attracting abundance, and expressing creativity. Opens the heart Chakra, and corresponds to the astrological sign of Capricorn.
Rubellite (dark pink) Tourmaline: Creativity, love, devotion. Unites heart and body for love, courage, passion, energy, stamina, steadiness. High lithium content (thus pink/red color) brings emotional balance, lovingness, devotion in a down-to-earth way. Releases reproductive Chakra blocks; stimulates fertility. Used to strengthen and detoxes blood and immune system and to ease radiation effects. Corresponds to the root and heart chakras, and the astrological signs of Sagittarius and Scorpio.
Watermelon Tourmaline: (Red/pink and green) Brings together compassion, emotional and spiritual love (light pink) expressed in the physical heart Chakra. Activates the heart Chakra. Excels for immune system and life-threatening illnesses. Balances metabolism, endocrine system.. Empowers other tourmalines. Corresponds to the astrological signs of Virgo and Gemini.
BROWN TOURMALINE is grounding, encourages stability and practicality.
YELLOW TOURMALINE brings heightened intelligence and spiritual awareness.
Black Tourmaline crystals inside of clear crystals. Balances and unites conscious with subconscious, male with female, spirit with matter, heaven with earth. Brings harmony to any polarity and brings moderation and unity to all situations.
Metaphysical: : Enhances flexibility, happiness, objectivity, compassion, serenity, balance, positive transformation, healing, strength, tolerance, and understanding. inspiration, confidence. Balances male/female energies and the mind.
Physical: Especially for nervous system; blood/lymph toxins, Neutralizes fears, resentment, neurosis, obsessions, intestinal or spine energy blocks, toxins, constipation, neuralgia, migraine headache, burns , lungs, asthma, Arthritis, pain, swelling and immobility. Lower back pain
Keywords: Enhances flexibility, happiness, objectivity, compassion, serenity, balance, positive transformation, healing, strength, tolerance, love, spirituality, joy, peace, understanding..