The colors of Green Tourmaline vary from the pastel shades of early spring leaves to vibrant emerald, all the way to olive and nearly black. Where as Pink Tourmaline is associated with the emotions, Green Tourmaline is viewed as a beneficial influence one ones physical being.
Green tourmaline is one of the premier stones for self-healing. It centers the energies at the heart chakra, and it is more connected to the denser vibrations of physical life than is its heart-oriented Cousin, Pink Tourmaline.
Though both are heart activation stones, green tourmaline aids in integrating energy into the physical heart and heart chakra. It assists in aligning the heart's electromagnetic field with the electromagnetic field of the Earth, helping to strengthen the heart itself.
Green tourmaline, because of it's energetic connection with the world of physical life, is a stone of beneficial influence to all things that live and grow. It can be used to enhance gardens and house plants .
Green tourmaline is the masculine, or yang counterpart to the feminine energies of Pink Tourmaline.
It is useful in countering fear of change or the over-regulation of one's life and habits.
Green Tourmaline is an excellent healer and is helpful for visualization. It opens the heart chakra, promotes compassion, tenderness, patience, and a sense of belonging.
This nurturing stone brings balance and joie de vivre (exuberant enjoyment of life) . Transforming negative to positive energy and dispelling fears.
It inspires and rejuvenates creativity.
In healing, as with all green stones, this color aids sleep and quiets the mind. It fortifies the nervous system and prepares it for a vibrational shift.