Ruby Tourmaline Ring
The Ruby Tourmaline Ring is elegant and sleek, with a smooth split band that curves comfortably around the finger. The centerpiece of the ring is a beautiful raw Ruby, with deep pink hues that catch the light and sparkle with a fiery intensity. The Ruby is highlighted by a black tourmaline crystal, which add a beautiful contrast and grounding energy to the piece. The black tourmaline crystal is rough and jagged, creating a unique texture and visual interest. The combination of the Ruby and black tourmaline creates a beautiful balance of passion and protection, making this ring both beautiful and meaningful.
Only one available in US size 8 with an 18.15 mm diameter.
Life force, courage, passion, strength, enthusiasm, adventurousness, protectiveness
Zodiac Signs: Aries, Cancer, Leo, Scorpio, Sagittarius
Birthstone: July, August, December
Wedding Anniversary: 15th, 40th & 52nd year. 60th year – Star Ruby
Ruby Crystal Healing Properties
The Ruby meanings speak of the sensual pleasures of life and teach us to enjoy being in the physical world. Similarly, it is believed to help with recovery from past emotional or physical trauma, supporting healing and promoting vitality. Also, it is thought to instil courage and passion. As such, this crystal is a good ally for manifestation and reaching goals. Finally, it is very supportive of the base and sacral chakra and is thought to assist with infertility.
History and Uses
Ruby is one of the four precious gemstones, along with Diamond, Sapphire and Emerald. It has been revered since ancient times in many cultures as a talisman of protection, passion and prosperity. It represents the irrepressible energy of the sun. It was worn to ward off plague, banish unwanted thoughts, warn of danger, banish bad dreams and resolve disputes. Legend has it that Kublai Khan exchanged one of his cities for a large Ruby. Similarly, Burmese legend states that a piece under the skin will make the wearer invincible.
Ruby is a red variety of corundum, an aluminium oxide with a hardness of 9. The intense red colour comes from Chromium. It has been found in Sri Lanka, Burma, Thailand, India, Brazil and the United States.
I embrace my life with joy and passion.
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.