Black Tourmaline is popularly known as Schorl. It is one of those stones that lack colorful varieties. Despite its uninteresting looks and lack of colors, we can’t deny that Black Tourmaline is a very powerful stone. In fact, it carries a wide range of healing and protective properties, which is why it is one of our must-have crystals.
Interested to learn about the numerous benefits of black tourmaline? Here are some of them.
Relieves stress and anxiety
Most people tend to associated stress with work-related problems. But what they fail to realize that our thoughts are one of the biggest contributors of stress and anxiety.
Come to think of it. How many times have you lied awake in bed, worrying about tomorrow’s presentation or final exam? Later on, you find yourself stressed, tense, anxious and worried. Black Tourmaline can help in situations like this. It can neutralize and purify your negative thoughts and then turn it into positive energy. When this happens, you’ll feel calmer and more relaxed. You’ll be able to sleep better and wake up feeling rejuvenated and revived.
Your bedroom is a place of relaxation. Place Black Tourmaline in your bedroom or under your pillow. This stone is also beneficial in offices with a stressful environment.
Shields you from electromagnetic radiation
We are mostly surrounded by electronics. Most people work several hours in front of their computers, with your smart phones on your desk. I bet many of you would turn on the TV to relax by the end of the day. The excessive use of electronic devices exposes us to electromagnetic radiation, which is a possible health threat. Black Tourmaline provides an excellent shield against electromagnetic radiation.
Protects you from negative energy
Black Tourmaline is best known for its protective properties. It is considered as the most powerful protective stone. In fact, this stones has been used by healers and Shamans to protect them from earth demons during the ancient times.
Black Tourmaline absorbs negative energies of all kinds, including negative environments, thoughts and feelings. It also absorbs psychic attacks and negative energies that are directed towards its owner. This stone is beneficial for anyone who is working with people who are physically and mentally. If you’re not protected, you can absorb their energy.
For protection, it is best to wear Black Tourmaline on the left side of your body because this is where energies enter through our aura.