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. The name is derived from the Sri Lankan word tura mali, meaning stone of mixed colours. It became a known gemstone in the eighteenth century.
. Tourmaline belongs to a complex family of aluminum borosilicates mixed with iron, magnesium, or other various metals that, depending on the proportions of its components.
. Tourmaline is one of the most significant gems for metaphysical use, and it includes a wide variety of different forms, colors and energy spectrums.
Gemstone  Physical  Composition:  Tourmaline  is a complex  crystal silicate mineral compounded  with elements such  as  aluminium,  boron,  iron,  magnesium,  sodium,  lithium,  or  potassium.  Tourmaline  is classed  as  a semi- precious  stone  and the gem comes  in a wide variety  of colours,  whilst  also encompassing  a range  of fourteen individual minerals that make up the wider Tourmaline group.
Gemstone  Physical  Characteristics:  This  Tourmaline  group  includes  Rubellite  (pink  to red),  Indicolite  (blue), Schorl (black), Dravite (brown) and Achroite (colourless).

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Chemical Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH) Elbaite: Na(Li1.5,Al1.5)Al6Si6O18(BO3)3(OH)4
Dravite: NaMg3Al6Si6O18(BO3)3(OH)4
Liddicoatite: Ca(Li2Al)Al6Si6O18(BO3)3(OH)3F
Chrome dravite: NaMg3Cr6Si6O18(BO3)3(OH)4
Crystal Structure: Trigonal; long crystals with a triangular cross-section and rounded sides, definite striation parallel to axis
Color: All colours
Hardness : 7 to 7.5 on the Mohs scale
Refractive Index: 1.614 to 1.666
Density: 2.82 to 3.32
Cleavage : Indistinct
Transparency: Transparent to opaque
Double Refraction / Birefringence: -0.014 to -0.032
Luster: Vitreous
Fluorescence: Weak or none
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. Tourmaline releases tension, making it helpful for spinal adjustments.  It balances male-female energy within the body.
. Tourmaline aids in understanding oneself and others.  It promotes self-confidence and diminishes fear.
. It is also said to help relieve headaches and migraines.
. Tourmaline attracts inspiration, compassion, tolerance and prosperity.

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. Very varied. Includes black, blue, colorless, green, pink, yellow, and red.

Tourmaline Vedic Astrology :

Birthstone: October (Balance, endurance, safety).
Marriage: 8th Year.
Zodiac Sign: Virgo, Libra.
Chakras – (depending on colour).

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. Afghanistan,   Africa,   Brazil,   Madagascar,   Mozambique,   Namibia,   Nigeria,   Sri  Lanka, Tanzania, USA, and Zambia.
Tourmaline Gemstone Price :
. Buying Tourmaline and Determining Tourmaline Gemstone Value depends on Tourmaline Colour, Tourmaline Clarity and Lustre, Tourmaline Cut and Shape, Tourmaline Treatment.

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. Tourmaline crystals form in the trigonal crystal system and can be distinguished by their distinct three-sided triangular prisms. Tourmaline has very distinct gemmological properties which can help identify it from other similar colored gemstones.

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. we sell best quality of Tourmaline gemstones.
. we collect direct from Tourmaline mines across the  world.
. we provide genuine  natural gemstones with certification.
Tourmaline Gemstone Quality :
. Quality is one of the most important factors in valuing a gem.
. you are familiar with all the subtle nuances of color, cut and clarity.

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. It promotes a sense of power and self-confidence, allowing for a clearer, more objective view of the world.
. It is also thought to inspire creativity and was used extensively as a talisman by artists and writers.
. It may be used in meditation to commune with Nature spirits, and to connect physically with the spirits of plants and animals.
. This stone helps stimulate feelings of joy, happiness, love and relaxation.
. This stone also helps with depression and stress about bad news and situations one has come across.