Your Cart
A beautiful Black Tourmaline Crystal on a magenta and violet gradient background

Learning to sense the energy of Black Tourmaline Crystals


  • What is Black Tourmaline?

Black Tourmaline is a mineral that is commonly used as a catalyst for protection in Crystal healing. Through learning to sense its energy you will be able to connect to the aspect within yourself that is capable of absorbing and transmuting negative energy, promoting a sense of calm and grounding.

  • What are the benefits of working with Black Tourmaline?

Learning to connect with Black Tourmaline can help you to connect to those aspects of yourself that naturally know how to:-

  1. Protect yourself from negative energy, electromagnetic stress, psychic attacks and other negative influences.
  2. Feel more grounded: Connecting to Black Tourmaline can help you to ground and balance your body's energy, promoting feelings of calmness and stability.
  3. Release stress: The feeling of holding the Crystal can help you alleviate feelings of stress and anxiety, as well as promote mental clarity and focus.
  4. Connect to your physical healing powers: When you feel more grounded and relaxed your body can start to release toxins from the body and begin to heal.

  • How to sense the energy of Black Tourmaline?

To sense the energy of this Crystal, you can hold it in your hand and focus on any sensations, such as warmth, tingling, or vibrations. Some people also use meditation or visualisation techniques to connect with the energy of the Crystal. It's important to remember that everyone experiences Crystal energy differently, so there's no right or wrong way to sense it.


How to sense the energy of Black Tourmaline

  • Step 1: Choose a Black Tourmaline Crystal.

When choosing a Black Tourmaline Crystal, it is important to find one that feels right to you. Some people prefer Crystals that are large and dramatic, while others prefer smaller, more subtle ones. There is no right or wrong answer, simply choose the stone that you feel drawn to.

  • Step 2: Note how you feel before you pick up the Crystal

Before engaging with Black Tourmaline take some deep breaths and note how you feel. Noting how you feel can help you become more aware of your emotions and better understand how things will change for you once you pick up your Crystal.


  • Step 3: Hold the Crystal in your hand.

Once you have chosen your Crystal and noted how you feel, take a few moments to hold it in your hand. Close your eyes and focus on the energy or any other sensations that come to your awareness. You may feel a tingling sensation, or you may simply feel a sense of peace and tranquillity. Anything you become aware of is valid. Trust in your own feelings.

  • Step 4: Meditate with the Crystal.

Once you have a sense of the changes that holding the Crystal invokes for you, you can begin to meditate with it. Find a quiet place where you will not be disturbed. Sit or lie down in a comfortable position. Hold the Crystal in your hand and close your eyes. Focus on your breath and allow your mind to clear. You can also place it on or near your body.

  • Step 5: Visualise ore sense the energy of the Crystal.

As you meditate, visualise the energy of Black Tourmaline flowing through your body. You may experience the energy as a light, a colour, a sound or even a taste or a smell. Allow the energy of the Crystal to effect positive changes in you. Make a note of your experiences.

  • Step 6: Ground yourself.

Once you have finished meditating, it is important to ground yourself. This will help to integrate the energy of Black Tourmaline with your Being. To ground yourself, simply place your feet firmly on the ground and take a few deep breaths. Feel the energy of the Earth flowing through your body. You can also drink some water.


Learning to sense the energy of Black Tourmaline Crystals can be a rewarding experience. By following these steps, you can learn to connect with the power these Crystals awaken within yourself and learn to use this process to improve your life.

Here are some additional tips for sensing the energy of Black Tourmaline Crystals:

  • Experiment with different Crystals to find the ones that work best for you.
  • Pay attention to your intuition. If you feel drawn to a particular Crystal, it is likely that it has something to offer you.
  • Trust your experience. There is no right or wrong way to sense the energy of Crystals. Just relax and let the experience unfold naturally.

If you would like to learn to connect to the energy of Black Tourmaline on a very profound level as well as become aware of and access the 5D (and above) aspects of this wonderful Crystal then follow the link below to find out more!