Black Tourmaline with Orthoclase Feldspar.Black Tourmaline with beautiful shiny mercedes formation, one primary rod with lots of smaller rods clustered on a white to cream coloured Orthoclase Feldspar. From Erongo, Namibia. Good to A Grade. Size approx 7cm. Weight approx 116g.
Tourmaline is the name for a group of crystalline boron silicate minerals. This mineral species was identified by mineralogists in the 1800s. Its name comes from mid 18th century French, based on Sinhalese “tōramalli”. Tourmaline becomes electrically charged when heated (pyroelectric). It is also piezoelectric (creates electricity under pressure).
Tourmaline can be found occurring in more colours and colour combinations than any other gemstone in the world! Tourmaline’s colours have many different causes.
Physical Healing Keywords:
- Digestive System;
- Immune System, Arthritis, Chemotherapy, Radiation;
- Circulation System, Heart;
- Nervous System, Brain, Dyslexia, Addiction, Anxiety
Highly Protective, Grounding, Courage, Communication, Calming, Insight, Hope, Self-confidence, Strength, Dispel Negativity, Shield, Healing, Devic Realm
Cleanses, purifies & transforms dense energy into lighter vibrations. Forms a protective shield around the body. Clear the aura, remove blockages, disperse negative energy & point to solutions for specific problems – all round healer.
Devic energies. Gardens & plants (natural insecticide). Aids in understanding yourself & others. Takes you deep within yourself, strengthening self-confidence and banishing fear. Powerful mental healer. Treats dyslexia. Releases tension.
In addition to the generic properties of Tourmaline, specific colours of Tourmaline have the following properties:
- Black – protects against electromagnetic smog, psychic attack & all negative energies.