Throughout history in different cultures this powerful stone was used in banishing rituals and for restoring positive energy with anything or anyone it comes in contact with. Black Tourmaline doesn't have to ever be cleansed as it destroys negativity. This stone is beneficial for anyone experiencing hard times as it will truly help them find the strength to see through it and will aid in bringing good fortune back to them. Tourmaline comes in a few different colors and for each it has it's own healing qualities and is great for all chakras.
Ideal for anxiety, depression, and for those who feel "spaced out". This stone is very grounding and will aid in bringing you back into the "now". If you are one of those who suffer from constant worry about your future or you feel stuck in your current situation because of a negative mental attitude then you will find this stone extremely beneficial.
This is one of my favorite crystals for pain relief as the effects are nearly immediate. Ideal for muscle spasms and for lower back pain. Not only does Black Tourmaline deflect negative energy from people, places, and spirits; it also does the same with electrical equipment. If you are always working with electronics then you will find this stone very useful. Also known to neutralize effects from radiation.
As stated above that Black Tourmaline has been used in banishing rituals - this stone is very powerful for protection against negative energy from people, places, and even spirits. People who feel they may have a spirit attachment that they want to get rid of, or if they are experiencing anything paranormal that they are not comfortable with, then they should definitely invest in this stone. Also one of my favorite to use for grounding after meditation as it helps bring you back to your present moment. Massage Therapists, Reiki Healers, and Aura Cleansers would find this stone useful for grounding after working on a client as it will help keep you protected from absorbing stagnate and negative energy.
Black Tourmaline is great for cutting cord rituals, or banishing negative energy from a place, item, or person. It can be used in the following meditations, crystal jewelry, or rituals: