Properties of Black Tourmaline: Purification and protection Chakras: Root (1st) Spiritual properties: Aids with grounding and cleansing of the energy field Black Tourmaline offers psychic and energetic protection for those who work or live in challenging places or circumstances. It can help to keep one’s aura clear of imbalance when in the presence of destructive energies. It’s known as a purification stone because of its ability to clear one’s etheric field and surroundings of negative energy and disharmony. Helps bring balance to the root chakra. What do we love about this stone? We love how it clears one’s etheric body and surroundings of negativity and disharmony. Which is especially helpful during moon phases. Who’s it good for? It is also good for those who might be surrounded by negativity or disharmony. Also, for people who are susceptible to low vibrations, or feel like they need more “protection” during moon phases.