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Black Tourmaline will ground you quite quickly, so it is highly beneficial to keep a piece of this stone on you.
If you do a lot of spiritual work, or have strong psychic abilities and you use these abilities quite a lot, you may become ungrounded.
This is one of the stones that I always keep in my pocket or wear as jewelry, along with a few others. It is helpful both for grounding and for protection from beings from the lower realms.
If you acquire a small cloth bag, and many crystal shops sell them, you can put your crystals in your pocket easily each day, just so you don't lose them.
I know that there are stones that send back the negative energy, but this stone will not do that unless it has inclusions of mica in it, see the silvery inclusion in the stone on the left.
Many people are not aware that normal Black Tourmaline stone simply changes negative energy to positive energy. But if it also contains mica, it will send bad feelings back to the person who sent it, allowing the sender to realize what has occurred.
The best stone to use to send negative energy back to where it came from is Fire Agate, so you may like to combine these together.
In these days when life is getting increasingly frantic and many people are feeling highly stressed, a Black Tourmaline stone is a powerful aid to helping you to let of the negativity generated by the way we live our lives.
Lovely Black Tourmaline jewelry pieces can be bought, including nice pendants or even rough stones that are set in silver, and beads are also available. They are a birthstone for the Capricorn sign so you may find lovely birthstone jewelry containing this stone.
Black Tourmaline jewelry is not as common as the other colors of
Tourmaline, it is possible to buy very nice pendants made from the
One of the reason it is not so common, is because much of this stone is not stable enough to cut into cabochons, but Australian stone is highly stable.
The solid and stable stone from the Flinders Ranges in Australia, can be cut into lovely checker cut pieces, like the one in the photo on the left, and they make beautiful pendants.
Whatever type you buy, wearing it is very beneficial. Keeping a piece of this stone on you at all times is highly recommended.
As jewelry made from these black stones is becoming more commonly available, these powerful black stones are now on the zodiac birthstones list.
Wearing Black Tourmaline jewelry may help you, as it can be advantageous to have piece on your body.
These crystals are strong stones of the two lowest chakras. These are the earth star chakra and the base chakra, as they are powerful stones for grounding.
Black Tourmaline is easy to buy, and it will also act to protect you against psychic attack and negative entities.
You all have times when you feel negative, or when you encounter other people who are giving off vibrations that are not pleasing to you.
It is powerful for healing and for psychic protection and spiritual purposes, and will strengthen the immune system and help allergies.
In addition these stones will purify the area where they are located.
You all live with a lot of electromagnetic smog, including your televisions, computers and the large number of other electrical devices that seem to be essential these days, just to live your life.
A powerful fact about this black crystal is that it will suck up any negativity or disharmony that it encounters from its surroundings, but it does not absorb it, but will transmute, or convert the negative energy into positive energy.
This Black stone is an integral part of the process of keeping healthy, and may be combined with other strong grounding stones.
You may like to use it with Hematite, Healers Gold, Dravite aka Brown Tourmaline, Shamanite Black Calcite, Black Diopside or Gabbro also known as Blizzard Stone.
You may like to use it with Black Andradite Garnet, as this is a strong earth chakra stone that may be combined with this black variety of Tourmaline, to create an excellent grounding effect.
It also combines well with any of the base chakra stones, including Fire Agate, Smokey Quartz, Jet, Sphalerite, Dalmatian Jasper and Black Obsidian.
Other stones that combine well with Black tourmaline are Tourmalinated Quartz, Zircons, the beautiful violet flame crystals, Purple Amethyst, Purpurite, Sugilite and Charoite. These are all highly protective stones, that will be enhanced by the vibration of this stone.