Paraiba Tourmaline is the name given to an form of Cuprian Elbaite Tourmaline from the Paraiba region of Brazil. Paraiba Tourmaline is a complex aluminium borosilicate with a high copper content which results in the characteristic “electric blue” or turquoise colouration. Cuprian Elbaite Tourmaline is also described as “Neon Tourmaline” due to the vivid “neon” blue colouration. It is often found in combination with Pink (Elbaite) Tourmaline and is quite rare.
The frequency of Paraiba Tourmaline connects to the throat chakra, opening and supporting this a chakra so that one is able to communicate one’s thoughts and truths in an expressive, loving, concise manner. It helps one to be able to “see” and understand the lessons gained from one’s life’s experiences and to be able to move forward on one’s life’s journey with a positive, joyous outlook. It can support one in receiving higher knowledge and then to communicate this knowledge with an “inner understanding”.
Paraiba Tourmaline allows one to “be at ease” with oneself and others by being in one’s truth.
Cuprian Elbaite Tourmaline (Paraiba Tourmaline) in combination with Pink (Elbaite) Tourmaline connects to the heart and throat chakras, opening both chakras so that one may lovingly express one’s emotions and feelings with a heart-centred awareness and to speak one’s inner truths. The combined energies support and help to balance one’s emotions, and to release negative emotions that are no longer serving one so that one may move forward in a loving manner.