The Tektite is known for raising one’s vibrations and strengthening the aura, making it a
wonderful stone for those who are working to spiritually advance in this lifetime. One can work
with the Tektite during meditation to expand consciousness beyond current limitations, and
bring deeper insights into current situations or problems.

Those who are having trouble with negative entities can use Tektite in their pillowcase to help
deter them. Regular work with Tektite can activate and enhance psychic abilities, is thought to
encourage telepathy, and can help with lucid dreaming and astral travel. Tektite can sometimes
increase the frequency of synchronicities, making it helpful for manifestation programs. Those
who consistently carry Tektite during their spiritual work may begin to experience a thinning of
the veil between dimensions.

Tektites offer some healing energies to help with the increase in vibration of human beings.
Those experiencing blockages in the lower chakras will benefit from the ability of Tektite to
clear them, although it is not a grounding stone. The Tektite can create a powerful energetic
link between the lowest and highest chakras, facilitating the free flow of energy throughout the
subtle bodies. Working with Tektite can enhance the ability to discern between truth and
falsehoods one encounters in daily life.

Physically, Tektites help to enhance and accelerate healing from illness and injuries. Placed on
the Third-Eye Chakra, Tektite can enhance the integration of higher energies received from
other realms. The unique energies of the Tektite are immediately noticeable to those sensitive
to the energies of crystals. Tektites are commonly regarded as stones of luck in many cultures.

Currently, there is some controversy surrounding the origins of Tektite. Some archaeologists
suggest that these glassy Tektites were formed by some sort of atomic explosion. Others feel
that the Tektite is a natural glass formed from a meteorite impact melting the local rock. There
are many theories about how this could have occurred and is the subject of continuing debates.
Tiger’s Eye, Blue
Blue Tiger Eye (also called Hawk’s Eye, Tiger's Eye, Tigereye) is a very soothing stone as it
aids in reducing stress, increasing calm and easing anxiety. Shimmery Blue Tiger Eye can
illuminate issues that may have been difficult to see otherwise. Blue Tiger Eye helps to open,
clear and align the mid to higher range chakras, which will assist in speaking with clarity and
acting from a place of integrity.
Blue Tiger Eye works extremely well with the Throat and Third Eye chakras, providing insight
into internal conflicts and emotional or mental issues. Blue Tiger Eye brings a "go with the flow"
attitude, aiding in relief from fears, phobias and hot tempers. Use Blue Tiger Eye to balance the
male/female, Yin/Yang energies. Use Blue Tiger Eye to increase all forms of psychic abilities,
especially clairvoyance, astral travel and remote viewing. Like all Tiger Eye, Blue Tiger Eye can
be used in prosperity rituals around a candle, or in manifestation grids.
If you are nervous about giving a presentation or speaking in public, keeping a piece of
Tumbled Blue Tiger Eye in your pocket can help relax your Throat Chakra, clear any
blockages, and form a strong connection with the Third-Eye Chakra, allowing for easier access
to the intuition. Because of its association with the Hawk, Blue Tiger Eye is especially helpful to
ease one’s fear of flying. It enables one to expand their horizons, often leading to better
Physically, Blue Tiger Eye encourages emotional balance, aids in fatigue and depression, cools
an overactive sex drive, and heals on a metabolic level. It can also alleviate eye problems that
deal with the inability to focus.
Tiger’s Eye, Golden
Combining Earth energy with that of the Sun, Golden (Brown) Tiger Eye (Tiger's Eye, Tigereye)
draws Spiritual energy down to the Earth, while still keeping you centered here on the ground.
Sunny Tiger Eye brings brightness and optimism to a situation, and shines insight onto
problems. Known as a stone of protection, especially for travelers, Golden Tiger Eye brings
good luck and prosperity to the user. Ancients used Tiger Eye as a talisman against bad luck
and curses. Tiger Eye attracts abundance and can also stimulate the rise of Kundalini
energies. Tiger Eye is a must for anyone’s healing kit.
Golden Tiger Eye is a powerful Solar Plexus Chakra stone, helpful to manifest ideas into reality
and giving courage in times of change. Use Golden Tiger Eye with the Solar Plexus Chakra to
increase your personal power. Tiger Eye enhances psychic abilities and balances the lower
Chakras. Earthy people will find success increasing their psychic abilities using Tiger Eye when
working with the Third Eye Chakra. Use Golden Tiger Eye with the Sacral Chakra to bring
spiritual grounding.
You can carry Golden Tiger Eye in your pocket when you need a boost of creative energy, or
when dealing with issues involving power, will, control, and/or concentration. Golden Tiger Eye
can provide balance to those experiencing extremes, and as such, can be helpful to those with
manic depression, or bipolar disorder.
A common method of using intention to attract prosperity is surrounding a lit green candle with
Golden Tiger Eye. While all forms of Tiger Eye help to raise vibrations, Golden Tiger Eye will
also connect these energies to the lower Chakras in balance, keeping one from feeling
disconnected when working with higher goals.
Physically, Tiger Eye offers strength and vitality, and can encourage the proper function of the
endocrine system.
Tiger’s Eye, Red
Red Tiger Eye (Tiger's Eye, Tigereye) is a stimulating stone and can support motivation and a
more active sex drive. Use Red Tiger Eye with the Root Chakra to ground sexual ideas into the
physical world, or to resolve sexual issues that are causing problems in a relationship. Its focus
on the lower chakras is what gives red Tiger Eye the power to send higher energies through
the organs of the lower half of the body.
Red Tiger Eye aids in enhancing confidence and self-esteem. It provides motivation to the non-
motivated and energizes those who are feeling lethargic.
While all forms of Tiger Eye help to raise vibrations, they also connect these energies to the
lower Chakras in balance, which keeps one from feeling disconnected when working with higher
goals. Carry Red Tiger Eye in your pocket when you want to add vitality and passion to any
project you’re working on. Red Tiger Eye can enhance balance within one's energy field, and
allows one to open up to unconditional love.
  Tiger Iron
Tiger Iron, a combination of Golden Brown Tiger Eye, Hematite, and Red Jasper, exhibits the
metaphysical properties of its components as well as its own. Tiger Iron is the perfect
companion for those who tend to take on others feelings and emotions (whether consciously or
unconsciously). Readers and Healers should keep a piece of Tiger Iron close to remain
grounded, balanced and centered during a session.

Tiger Iron is a powerful lower Chakra stone, promoting physical vitality, energy, and stamina.
Tiger Iron is a helpful aid to those who feel emotionally, mentally or physically exhausted and
burned out. Full of grounding Earth energy, Tiger Iron also helps to find courage and refuge in
times of danger, and promotes a deeper connection to the Earth and her cycles. Tiger Iron, like
Golden Brown Tiger Eye, is helpful in manifesting ideas into reality and giving personal strength
in times of change.

Tiger Iron is a great stone to use for creative solutions and ideas. Many musicians, artists,
actors, and writers find Tiger Iron to be a perfect ally in their pursuits, but it is also helpful for
any in the working world to come up with new ways of dealing with old problems.

Tiger Iron acts as a supreme healing stone, encouraging the remembrance of perfection within
the cells, and can be therefore laid upon any affected areas to bring improvement. For those
sensitive types, Tiger Iron can pull extraneous energies down into the lower chakras, thereby
enhancing emotional integrity and centering the self.

Physically, Tiger Iron can assist those who have chemical or noise sensitivities. It can be used
to relieve stress and aid in soothing fractures, cramps and aching muscles.
Topaz is beneficial for general health as well as for eyesight. Topaz was used long ago as a
stone of invisibility — it was believed that, if one held Topaz in their left hand, they would not be
noticed by those they were trying to avoid. It has also been carried or worn as a good-luck
stone. Topaz enhances mental processes, bringing clarity and logic to any situation. It helps to
see all aspects of an issue or problem, making it easier to find a solution. In this way, Topaz is
also helpful to those searching for existential meaning, illuminating all the pieces of the puzzle
and helping one to become receptive to their form.
Topaz, Blue
Blue Topaz carries all the attributes of Topaz, including providing emotional support, repelling
negativity, and cultivating the knowledge that “all is as it should be”.  Blue Topaz can enhance
relaxation and has been used as a protective amulet against psychic attacks and household
accidents.  Blue Topaz is also a great meditation aid, allowing for wisdom from the higher mind
to be assimilated by physical self.  The vibrant energy of Blue Topaz makes is an excellent
companion when one needs to see their place in the universe and to understand the big
picture regarding a particular issue.
Blue Topaz is related to the Thymus (Second Heart), Throat and Third-Eye chakras, and helps
to attune to higher realms.  Blue Topaz aids in the expression of thoughts and feelings.  In
addition, Blue Topaz is said to help you recognize your own truth, so you can see if you are
indeed on your true path.  If you discover that you are off your purpose, Blue Topaz will gently
remind you to forgive and let go, allowing you to joyfully re-emerge on your path with new found
Physically, Blue Topaz aids in tissue regrowth. It eases throat/eye/ear problems, and helps to
alleviate menopausal symptoms, especially hot flashes.
Blue Topaz is the perfect companion for pocket, crystal pouch or medicine bag.
  Tourmaline, General
Tourmalines are well-known in metaphysical circles as wonderful crystals for healing and
protection. Tourmalines are excellent for balancing the hemispheres of the brain, clearing away
blockages, and transmuting negative energies. They promote compassion, empathy, and
sympathy, and are excellent meditation aids.

In general, Tourmaline can become electrically charged as a result of heat or pressure, which
is a testament to the ability of these crystals to impact one’s energy field. Tourmaline is very
grounding and helpful in releasing stress and tension. They can bring inspiration from higher
realms into the chakras for processing within the body. All Tourmaline is thought to balance yin
and yang energies, as well as the left and right hemispheres of the brain
Tourmaline, Black (Schorl)
Black Tourmaline is a protective stone which repels and blocks negative energies and psychic
attack.  Black Tourmaline also aids in the removal of negative energies within a person or a
space.  Black Tourmaline will cleanse, purify, and transform dense energy into a lighter
A popular metaphysical stone, Black Tourmaline is also great for grounding.  It balances,
harmonizes, and protects all of the Chakras.  Use Black Tourmaline to protect against
electromagnetic "smog" (i.e. cell phones, computers, etc), radiation, noise sensitivity and other
such disturbances.  Black Tourmaline can be used as an aid to remove fear and boost
Black Tourmaline has a calming effect when needed, grounding flighty or scattered energies
into the earth.  Those who face challenges from negativity, frequent worrying, and/or OCD can
work with Black Tourmaline to help heal these issues.  Carry a piece of Black Tourmaline in
your pocket to increase physical vitality throughout your day.  Meditation with Black Tourmaline
can enhance the integration of insights and visions into one's daily life.
Physically, Black Tourmaline helps to strengthen the immune system, balance the left and right
hemispheres of the brain, and detoxify the body.  Black Tourmaline is very helpful when dealing
with illnesses of the lungs such as bronchitis, emphysema, pneumonia and Pleurisy.  Black
Tourmaline is a must for any medicine bag and is great for body layouts.
  Green Tourmaline (Verdelite)
Green Tourmaline, also called Verdelite, belongs to a group called Elbaite, which is a member
of the Tourmaline family. Elbaite is by far the most colorful group, including Indicolite (blue to
blue/green), Verdelite (green), Rubellite (pink) and Watermelon (pink with green rind).

Green Tourmaline is often used to attract money and success by encouraging one to release
inhibitions and reach for their true desires. Additionally, Green Tourmaline aids in connecting
one to the cycles of life, which can be of great assistance in planning and implementing new
projects. Green Tourmaline's inherent connection with the Earth makes it a great aid for those
who enjoy working with various aspects of nature, and it has often been placed in gardens to
encourage plant growth. This aspect of Green Tourmaline makes it possible for one to connect
with the nature spirits using this crystal.

Green Tourmaline is a supreme Heart Chakra Crystal that encourages strength and vitality.
Like all Tourmalines, Green Tourmaline is a metaphysically protective stone which is said to
balance and harmonize the chakras. Green Tourmaline is ideal for healing purposes, as it can
focus its healing energies, clearing the aura, and removing blockages. Green Tourmaline is
often used for opening and activating the Heart chakra, as well as providing a sense of peace
and calm to the heart and nervous system. Due to its powerful effect on the Heart Chakra,
Green Tourmaline can have healing effects on the physical heart.

In general, Tourmaline can become electrically charged as a result of heat or pressure, which
is a testament to the ability of these crystals to impact one’s energy field. Tourmaline is very
grounding and helpful in releasing stress and tension. They can bring inspiration from higher
realms into the chakras for processing within the body. All Tourmaline is thought to balance yin
and yang energies, as well as the left and right hemispheres of the brain.
Tourmaline, Pink (Rubellite)
Pink Tourmaline, also called Rubellite, belongs to a group called Elbaite, which is a member of
the Tourmaline family. Elbaite is by far the most colorful group, including Indicolite (blue to
blue/green), Verdelite (green), Rubellite (pink) and Watermelon (pink with green rind).
Pink Tourmaline (Rubellite) brings cognitive awareness and experience of Universal Love.
Rubellite is a very positive crystal, and is supportive of those who work with it, bringing strength
during any trials in one's life. It has balancing properties which help one to move away from
extremes, and into more equitable emotional and intellectual perspectives. Pink Tourmaline
(Rubellite) opens and brings a higher vibration to the Heart Chakra. It is excellent for
connecting with the Earth on an emotional level. This connection illuminates the relation
between the Earth and Humanity, and helps one to live that relationship in a way that promotes
the health of our planet.
Rubellite also works with the Root Chakra, bringing strength, courage, and conviction to
endeavors that are based on Love. It helps to gain the courage to overcome issues that hold
the heart hostage, such as abusive relationships and negative work situations, and to
recognize how why these issues come to be in one's life. Bringing the power to break free of
such conditions, Pink Tourmaline (Rubellite) can then provide emotional support for the
transitional period when one is learning to live free of these destructive patterns that no longer
Pink Tourmaline can also facilitate the great emotional healing that takes place during and after
a breakup, or other loss, but excels at healing old emotional wounds from childhood. Pink
Tourmaline can help open up the Heart Chakra of those who have been closed off for years,
and ultimately bring the joy back into living. This action improves the overall circulation of
energy throughout the subtle bodies and the chakras.
Metaphysically, Turquoise is considered to be a bridge between Heaven/Sky and Earth,
grounding us while still remaining open to Spirit. Many Native American cultures believe
Turquoise helps to connect the mind to the infinite possibilities of the Universe, and Turquoise
is considered sacred in many Chinese cultures as well. Turquoise is a wonderful companion to
use when removing and releasing old behaviors such as self-sabotage and self-martyrdom that
no longer serves in growth.

Turquoise is great for working with the Throat Chakra, to foster honest and clear
communication from the heart, and with Water and Air Elements. Enhancing intuition, Turquoise
also enhances communication between the physical and spiritual realms. Use Turquoise to
release old vows, express freely, and ease nerves when speaking in public. Turquoise is a
protective stone, often being used for amulets. Turquoise is also a healing stone, providing
strength and purification.
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