Traditionally used for scrying during shamanic rituals, Tourmaline is regarded as an excellent stone for all types of spiritual work, especially for insight and direction. Watermelon Tourmaline in particular is known as the "super-activator" of the heart chakra – linking it to the higher self and fostering love, tenderness, and friendship. It also has a strong affinity for the garden and plants, and is thought to enhance one's "green thumb".
This Pinecone has been imprinted with the Flower of Life, cast in 24k gold. Found in places of worship and mysticism in ancient cultures throughout the world, the Flower of Life is said to contain the patterns of all creation as they emerged from the Great Void. Leonardo Da Vinci himself studied this symbol and its mathematical forms, through which he derived the Golden Ratio of phi that serves as a standard of perfection in form to this day.