TourmalineAuthor: Colleen The Crystal Dragon | Category: Month 41
Colour: There is a wide range of colours in Tourmaline Crystals and some of the colours have different names, but they all come under Tourmaline: (Please note Black Tourmaline will be covered next month)
Rubellite: Colours cover these ranges Deep Pink to Red to Red Violet
Elbaite: Green or Pink
Bi-Coloured, Tri Coloured and Watermelon
Area: Afghanistan, Africa, Western Australia, Brazil, Italy, Sri Lanka, United States
Appearance: Opaque or Transparent, Shiny with long striations and Hexagon shapes
Astrological Sign: Libra
Tourmaline is a great crystal to use on the chakras as it relates directly to each one and works to clear stimulate and maintain these energy centres.
As Tourmaline becomes electrostatically charged when friction is applied in ancient time it was believe that the glow come from the crystals own energy.
During times of struggle this crystal can help you to find who or what is causing the problem, the crystal has been used by shamen of most native tribes. It brings healing powers to the user and also provides protection for all sorts of dangers in the physical world.
Tourmaline can be helps to gain inspiration, encourage self-confidence. It also helps to balance the male/female energies. Tourmaline can enhance understanding and amplify psychic energies. You will also find that they are great for neutralizing negative energy.
You can also use Tourmaline crystals to dispel fear and the provide comfort in times of grief. You can use these crystals to help enhance concentration and also communication, it is said that by placing one of these crystal under your pillow at you can recharge your batteries or if you prefer your electromagnetic system. Tourmaline Crystals are a wonderful stone to use for channelling and they also provide us with the ability to be flexible and objective.
Happiness and serenity are also provided by these wonderful crystals and anyone wanted positive transformation could do worse than use Tourmaline to help them. Tourmaline also provides us with strength, tolerance and understanding.
Ailments that can benefit from Tourmaline healing crystals are:
I have done them by colour, but if the stone is multi-coloured then combine the properties.
BLUE: Disorders of the Lungs, throat, larynx, oesophagus, thymus and thyroid, conditions of the eyes and brain.
BROWN: Intestinal tract disorders, and reduce spots on the skin.
COLOURLESS: Excellent all round healer
GREEN: Eye disorders help with weight loss, aids the heart, thymus also the ductless glands and the immune system
PINK: Aids with a dysfunctional endocrine system, can aid the heart, lungs and skin.
ORANGE: Disorders of the reproductive system and intestinal disorders
RED/RED-VIOLET/DEEP PINK (RUBELLITE): Digestive system disorders, heart, lungs, pancreas and reproductive system, help to provide for balance in the structure of blood vessels and veins and repair the reproductive system.
WATERMELON: Can aid in the treatment of nervousness, disorders of the heart and lungs.