Protection, Grounding, Order
Black Tourmaline provides protection from negative energies and directed ill intentions on the part of another, and in environments of negative energies and/or entities. It has been used to deflect, repel, and reflect negative energies, whether directed or not.
It connects the root chakra (1st chakra) to Mother Earth. Black Tourmaline has been used to stay grounded and practical in creative pursuits, allowing a person to keep it real while opening their imagination.
Black Tourmaline assists in establishing order out of chaos, helping one to respond holistically and not react prematurely.
Black Tourmaline may assist in emotional stability, physical well-being, and clarity of the mind in negative situations of chaos. It may help to maintain a positive outlook, it times of despair.
Black Tourmaline is said to be an excellent stone for arthritis, lower back issues, heart ailments and a variety of other physical and emotional challenges. It is said to assist in blocking electromagnetic frequencies from electronics and to aid in drawing out toxins from the body.
This stone is considered by many to be a wise stone for all individuals and is most effective if carried or worn on the body such as in jewelry or pocket stones.
Black Tourmaline is an excellent stone for: School teachers, police, emergency workers, 911 operators, politicians, phone solicitors, sales people, restaurant personnel, corporate robots, and military personnel.
Other Names for Black Tourmaline are Schorl or Aphrizite.
Black Tourmaline in just one in a family of tourmalines including watermelon, pink, green, brown, blue, red/deep pink, and bi-colored. Â All are said to have their own special spiritual properties.