Zodiac sign: Libra
Green Tourmaline (Verdelite) is an excellent healer and is helpful for visualization. It opens the heart chakra, promotes compassion, tenderness, patience, and a sense of belonging. This nurturing stone brings balance and joy. Transforming negative to positive energy and dispelling fears, Green Tourmaline promotes openness and patience. It rejuvenates and inspires creativity. With this stone, one is able to see all possible solutions and to select the most constructive. It facilitates the study of herbalism and enhances the application of remedies, and has the power to heal plants. In healing, as with all green stones, this color aids sleep and quiets the mind.
HEALING: It fortifies the nervous system and prepares it for a vibrational shift. It treats eyes, heart, thymus, brain, and immune system, facilitates weight loss and relieves CFS and exhaustion. It assists in realigning the spine and aids strained muscles. Green Tourmaline is a useful detoxifier and heels constipation and diarrhea. It can reduce claustrophobia and panic attacks.
Chakra: Throat, Third Eye
Zodiac sign: Libra
Blue Tourmaline activates the throat and third eye chakra and stimulates the urge for spiritual freedom and clarity of self-expression. This color aids psychic awareness, promotes visions and opens the way for service to others, encouraging fidelity, ethics, tolerance, and a love of truth. It carries the ray of peace and dissolves sadness and blocked feelings, bringing them up gently to the surface to be healed and dissipated, and assists in developing an inner sense of responsibility. This stone promotes living in harmony with the environment. It is an excellent stone for healers, as it prevents negativity from sticking. It helps to overcome speech impediments.
HEALING: It is traditionally used on the throat, larynx, lungs, esophagus, and eyes. It soothes burns and prevents scarring. It benefits the pulmonary and immune systems and the brain, corrects fluid imbalances, treats kidney and bladder, thymus and thyroid, and chronic sore throat. It is helpful for insomnia, night sweats, sinusitis, and bacterial infections.