Tourmaline

TourmalineColors: green, blue, pink, yellow, red, black, transparent. The green and the blue tourmaline are obtained through thermal process. The most light colored ones are quality stones.
Chemical composition: silica dioxide (quartz)
Varieties: yellow, pink, green, black, cat eye tourmaline. The most frequent varieties: pink and green tourmaline.
Note: Green tourmaline is exclusively recommended to men, whereas pink tourmaline is exclusively recommended to women.

Metaphysical features:
• Stone of inspiration, understanding, self-confidence, balance
• Absorbs negative energies
• Helps at focusing, brings inspiration, increases sensitivity and understanding

Effects on health:
• Balance the endocrine system
• Vitalizes the organism
• Excellent somniferous aid

Astrological correspondences:
• Taurus, Virgo
• Stone assigned to the month of October


BLACK TOURMALINE
Chakras: Muladhara

Metaphysical features:
• Protects against negative energies
• Stimulates practical spirit
• Increases the organism’s vitality
• Energetic regenerator

Astrological correspondences:
• Capricorn


YELLOW TOURMALINE
Metaphysical features:
• Recommendable to those who reach, through imagination, beyond reality (in pathological cases, not in cases where we speak of authentic creative imagination)


BLUE TOURMALINE
Chakras: Manipura
Metaphysical features:
• Helps at recognizing the truth
• Brings balance, intuition, spirituality, harmony
• Casts away stress, fears, worries
• Excellent somniferous aid

Effects on health:
• Protects the lungs, throat, eyes, brain, thyroid, thymus

Astrological correspondences:
• Libra, Taurus
• Governing planet: Venus
• Corresponds to number 6 (people born on the 6th, 15th, 24th of the month)


GREEN TOURMALINE / VERDELITE
Metaphysical features:
• Recommendable to extreme idealists, to people who make too many illusions
• Offers financial prosperity and success in businesses
• Stimulates creativity
• Chakra: Anahata


PINK TOURMALINE / RUBELLITE
Metaphysical features:
• Offers love and loyalty, joy, hope
• Psychic protector
• Increases courage, wisdom, will, creativity
• Enables the relational level, brings love, friendliness, sympathy
• Tempers aggressiveness
• Recommendable to those who feel represses and who don’t use their creativity

Effects on health:
• Increases fertility
• Protects women’s health
• Stimulates digestion, the activity of the spleen, reproductive system, lungs, pancreas, blood circulation
• Helpful in cases of gonorrhea, imbalances, tension, menstrual cramps

Astrological correspondences:
• Sagittarius, Scorpio
• Governing planet: Mars
• Corresponds to numbers 1, 2, 4, 5 (people born on the 1st, 2nd, 4th, 5th, 10th, 11th, 13th, 20th, 22nd, 23rd, 31st of the month)
Chakras: Swadhistana, Anahata