This beautiful translucent 10.74 carat AAA Ultra Clear Green Mozambique Tourmaline Gemstone Rod is the perfect size for your Medicine Bag and would make a terrific addition to any mineral and gem collection or sacred altar.
It's the perfect size to place on a client's body during energy treatments, and because it has a well defined male tip, it can be used to project energy as well.
Green tourmaline activates and energizes the heart chakra, enabling us to open the heart felt communication of one's inner truth to others. Blue-green tourmaline can assist in opening the doorway to spiritual worlds, and to connecting with Higher Mind and Higher Self, facilitating inner conversation with one's own Personal Guardian Angel.
Tourmaline is the name given to a family of minerals forming hard, slender vertically striated prismatic crystals, often hexagonal or rhombohedral in shape, with a high specific gravity, classified as complex aluminum borosilicate.
Like quartz, tourmaline crystals will generate an electrical charge when pressure is applied in the direction of the vertical axis. This is called piezoelectricity. In addition, some tourmaline will generate an electrical charge when heated.
Tourmaline is the birthstone for the month of October and the Zodiacal sign of Libra. In ancient Hindu tradition, the tourmaline is a stone of motivation, which impels the wearer toward the good, and a "teller" stone that gives insight in times of duress and can identify sources of distress in the wearer's environment.
Shamanic practitioners in African, Native American and Aboriginal tribes have used tourmaline for centuries to provide protection from physical danger and to amplify healing powers. Common tourmaline is black, and the lighter colors, such as blue and light green, are much more rare. The colors in the stones are created by the presence of various metallic ions such as iron, titanium, chromium, and others. The various colors of tourmaline are associated with the seven primary chakras within the human aura.
Metaphysically speaking, green tourmaline is an excellent stone of the heart chakra, imparting a feeling of love, peace, serenity & deep compassion for all living beings.
Green tourmaline, also known as a Brazilian Emerald, is associated with the heart chakra.
Green tourmaline helps us to see with the heart, to combine a masculine strength with compassionate creativity, and to facilitate the study and practice of agriculture and herbalism for nurturing and healing. Wear this color to help when communicating with devas and nature spirits. In addition, green tourmaline is said to help connect the heart with the third eye, facilitating clairvoyance and fostering a deep experience of Unity with Universal Creation.
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This crystal has been cleaned with Universal Life Force Energy, and given an energy attunement using Reiki, a Japanese technique of energy healing, so it will continue to receive and transmit Universal Life Force Energy direct from the Source of Creation.
Above weight is shipping weight. Net weight is 10.47 carats.