Tourmaline is regarded as an excellent tool for all types of spiritual work, especially in the realms of personal transformation and balance. Green tourmaline in particular is known to cultivate feelings of gratitude, manifesting the prosperity of life. It is also thought to deepen ones connection to the Earth through communion with the spirits of plants and animals.
This pinecone bears a 24k Gold emblem of the 3rd Chakra, the Solarplexus Chakra. Known as “Manipura” (“the place of resplendence”) in Sanskrit, the 3rd chakra is characterized by the Archetype of the Warrior, and is associated with self-esteem, transformation, and the ability to assert one’s Will in the world.