Black Tourmaline

  Black Tourmaline

The Crystal of Grounding

Origin: Brazil
Chakra: Root


Properties & Meaning of Black Tourmaline

What is the Meaning of Black Tourmaline?

Intro to Black Tourmaline

Black Tourmaline is highly sought after as a grounding crystal with major protective energy. Black Tourmaline aligns with the Root Chakra, helping you with the opening, clearing, and cleansing of your energy - body, mind, and spirit. 

When first working with Black Tourmaline, you may begin to feel its heavy energetic presence immediately. Don't be alarmed, as Black Tourmaline is known to bring emotion and trauma to the forefront of your mind. It's time to get to work, and in order to do so you must first face that which needs healing.


Black Tourmaline Crystals


Black Tourmaline is a very protective crystal. Keeping Black Tourmaline around your space will help clear up any negative energy that may be lingering and will also prevent any new negative energy from entering and taking root. Black Tourmaline is also known to help purify your body and mind, keeping negative thoughts at bay and breaking cycles of negative thinking.


Benefits of Black Tourmaline: 

Black Tourmaline - Polished Points

- Protection

- Grounding

- Cleansing

- Emotional Healing

- Breaks Negative Cycles




Mineralogy of Tourmaline

Crystal System: Trigonal
Manner of Formation: Primary or tertiary
Mineral Class: Ring Silicates
Color: Clear, black, blue, brown, green, pink, red, yellow, violet, multicolored
Chemical Formula: Me⁺Me²⁺₃Me³₆[(OH,F)₄(BO₃)₂Si₆O₁₈]

Black Tourmaline


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