Tourmaline is a typical mineral that that comes from high temperatures and pressures in the earth’s core, and it get to the surface by volcanic activity. An ancient Egyptian legend mention how long tourmaline had to travel from core of the earth to reach its surface. It is also written in this legend that the tourmaline went through the rainbow and thus appears in many colors. This is not at all far from the truth, because this gem can occur in a plenty of colors and shades.
Black onyx, black tourmaline and black obsidian are considered as traditional protective stones due to their dark color. They can surround you with a protective atmosphere that absorbs all the negativity from your surroundings. Above all, they help to overcome negative thought patterns that arise from the most debilitating and toxic emotions – from fear.
According to the legends, black tourmaline is known as “cleansing stone” for its ability to cleanse both body and soul from negativity. It is still used by various shamans and druids around the world, especially in native tribes in Africa and America, as the cornerstone of their healing rituals against mental and physical illnesses.
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