Herkimer Diamond Black Tourmaline Earrings
Feel protected and grounded with these Herkimer Diamond Black Tourmaline Earrings.
This stunning drop earring design has been handmade with a delicate design of .925 sterling silver.
Herkimer Diamond Meanings
Dreams, visions, purification, spiritualisation of physical life
Chakras: Third Eye, Crown, Etheric
Zodiac Signs: Libra, Aquarius
Herkimer Diamond Crystal Healing Properties
Herkimer Diamond is believed to stimulate inner vision and assist mediation, astral travel and psychic sensitivity. They assist in bringing the Light of Spirit into dark places. Also, it is thought to be purifying and cleansing to the energetic field by removing blockages and debris. They are also believed to support one’s eyesight and stamina. As amplifiers they will increase the energy output of any other stone.
History and Uses
Herkimer Diamonds are named after the county in New York USA where they were first found in the late 18th century. They are also called Middleville Diamond or Little Falls Diamonds. These crystals are double or triple terminated very clear quartz crystals. They form like an embryo growing very slowly suspended in water inside a vug hole or pocket in the rock. They can be found with inclusions of minerals or water bubbles.
Herkimer Quartz Diamonds are a silicon dioxide mineral with a hardness of 7.5. They are short, double terminated with highly glossy surfaces and often occur in skeletal shaped formations. They are found in Herkimer, New York, USA.
I call forth my deepest dreams and highest visions and commit myself to attaining and grounding in the physical world the highest possible spiritual energies.
Black Tourmaline Meanings
Zodiac Signs: Capricorn, Sagittarius
Wedding Anniversary: 8th year, 38th year
Black Tourmaline Crystal Healing Properties
Black Tourmaline is best known for its believed ability to transmute and purify negative energy. This crystal is thought to protect one’s energy field against attachments, entities, and energetic debris. Similarly, it is grounding, supportive and assists one to overcome chronic stress or worry. Also, Black Tourmaline helps to purify the body of toxins and wastes. Moreover, it provides protection from electromagnetic energy and is useful to place near computers. As such, this is a wonderful crystal to keep on a work desk in an office where you are likely to pick up on coworkers negative energy and be exposed to multiple tech devices.
History and Uses
Tourmaline has been known since ancient times. A statue with the likeness of Alexander the Great has been found. It was believed to be carved in India in the 2nd or 3rd century BC. This is the only gemstone which has such a wide variety of colours including red, pink, green, black, blue, violet, yellow and brown. Also, this amazing crystal is pyroelectric and piezoelectric. Due to this, Dutch traders would rub them and use them to pull the ashes from their meerschaum pipes, hence their name aschentrekkers or ash pullers.
Black Tourmaline is a complex borosilicate with a hardness of 7 to 7.5. Its crystal pattern is hexagonal (trigonal) with prismatic crystals and striations running parallel to the main axis. The major areas that Tourmaline is found include Brazil, USA, Africa, Madagascar, Sri Lanka and Russia.
When I am grounded, I feel protected and safe.