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Black Tourmaline Stone & its Healing Properties

Protect your Vibes! Black crystals are great protective stones. One of my favorite and top black crystals is black tourmaline. Black Tourmaline is a type of Tourmaline. It is a highly protective stone. It is useful for blocking negative energy. Think of it as a sponge that soaks up the negative energy of the space it is in. It even works on the energy of individuals. Black Tourmaline is like a body guard. Just like Whitney Houston & Kevin Costner (I'm a 90s kid, not sorry). Black tourmaline protects your energy from the negativity of others. It is a hard crystal, it is at level 7 on the Mohs scale of hardness.

How Black Tourmaline Stone Gets its Name

Black Tourmaline stone is a type of tourmaline. It is also known as schrol. When tourmaline and quartz mix together, it becomes tourmalinated quartz! 

Black Tourmaline & Ancient Egypt

Black Tourmaline has always been used as a talisman, from ancient times until now. It was and still is used for protection by many shamans. Black tourmaline is used as a protective stone during rituals.
Tourmaline comes in many colors including green and pink. Ancient Egypt had a legend about tourmaline. It was that when the tourmaline was on its journey to earth, it passed by a vibrant and colorful rainbow. When this happened, it took in all the colors of the rainbow. This is why tourmaline comes in so many beautiful colors. 


What does Black Tourmaline Do

Black Tourmaline is your personal bodyguard! It protects against electromagnetic smog caused from cell phones, wireless devices, WIFI routers, just to name a few! It is a protective stone and is often used in purification rituals since it acts as a sponge, soaking up negative energy. 
It is a grounding crystal, highly connected to Earth and Earth energy. 

Where to Place Black Tourmaline in Your Home

Place Black Tourmaline by your routers, cell phone chargers, anywhere that emits a frequency. The different electronics we use on a day to day basis, unfortunately give off radiation. This is why it is a great idea to keep your black tourmaline in areas where your electronic devices are. These devices give off radiation and it is important that we protect ourselves when we can.

It is a great idea to have a piece of black tourmaline at your work space too.  Place a crystal at your desk. Keeping a crystal at your desk is great to protect you from the various computer equipment that you are subjected to.


How Black Tourmaline can Help

Black Tourmaline is an excellent grounding stone. Most black crystals are! Black tourmaline is useful to protect against EMFs. EMFs are electromagnetic frequencies that are emitted from items like our cell phones, tablet devices, computers, bluetooth, wireless headphones, etc.

Black Tourmaline can help with your personal power as well as your own self confidence. Black Tourmaline is very soothing in nature, great for those who suffer from anxiety or panic attacks.Protect your energy with black tourmaline crystals. They are quite useful against the energy vampires we encounter on a day to day basis.

What Chakra is Associated with Black Tourmaline

root_chakra_healingBlack Tourmaline is associated with the root or base chakra. It is a wonderful grounding crystal. It is teaming with earth energy.  Your root chakra connects you with the earth. That is why grounding is so important.
If your root chakra is not balanced, how do you expect the other chakras to be?

How to Use Black Tourmaline Crystals

Use Black Tourmaline for purification as well as protection. It can help cleanse your mind from negative thoughts and self sabotaging feelings. Black Tourmaline can help purify the feelings you have of unworthiness. 

Place this stone by your phone chargers, in your car, at your desk at work, anywhere that you come in contact with electromagnetic smog.

What you Need to Know about Black Tourmaline Crystal

As stated before, black tourmaline is your personal bodyguard. It purifies your space and protects you. It is a “sponge” soaking up negativity in your space and in your thoughts. This requires you to cleanse your tourmaline crystal as often as possible. There are many ways you can cleanse your crystal, do what is easiest for you. But make sure you are cleansing your tourmaline! 

Black Tourmaline & the Goddesses

Black Tourmaline is connected with the Arabian Goddess of Waning Moon, Time, Destiny, & Death. This Goddess is Manat. She sometimes also goes by Manawat.  Her symbols are the waning moon and dark crystals like black tourmaline.

Black Tourmaline Affirmation


I love that I am purified and protected from all negative energies.

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