Tourmaline (black). Black is one of the many colors of tourmaline. It also comes in colors of red, pink, blue, green, and clear. Black Tourmaline crystals act like etheric vacuum cleaners for bad vibes, clearing oneself and one’s surroundings of negativity and disharmony. The purification available through Black Tourmaline is powerful, and it is an energy needed by all of us in these challenging times. They protect one’s energy field against negative entities and energetic debris, spells & ill wishing, psychic attack and also rid one of existing negative thoughts, anxieties, anger and ideas of unworthiness. In addition these stones will purify the area where they are located. We all live with a lot of electro-magnetic smog… including our televisions, cell phones, computers and the large number of other electrical devices. It is a very grounding stone, especially for many who are sensitive to the earth’s ascension and planetary shifts. Black Tourmaline also defends against debilitation disease, strengthens the immune system, treats dyslexia and arthritis, provides pain relief, helps allergies and releases tension: making it helpful for spinal adjustments. Black Tourmaline crystals are ideal for psychic protection for anyone who must work or live in challenging places or circumstances, especially as one fully opens one’s psychic and empathic abilities. One of the powerful things about Black tourmaline is that it will suck up any negativity or disharmony that it encounters from its surroundings. It does not absorb it… but will transmute, or convert the negative energy into positive energy. Tourmaline attracts inspiration, compassion, tolerance and prosperity. Stone of psychic protection and purification.