Black Tourmaline - also known as Schorl
Chakras - 1st (Root/Base)
Element - Earth
Keywords - Purification, Transmutation, and Protection
Black Tourmaline can be used to both repel and protect against negativity. It is excellent for deflecting radiation energy. It enhances one's physical well being by providing an increase in physical vitality, emotional stability, and intellectual acuity.
Tourmaline aids in understanding oneself and others. It promotes self-confidence and diminishes fear. Tourmaline attracts inspiration, compassion, tolerance and prosperity. It balances the right-left sides of the brain. Helps treat paranoia, overcomes dyslexia and improves hand-eye coordination. Tourmaline releases tension, making it helpful for spinal adjustments. It balances male-female energy within the body. Enhances energy and removes blockages.
The buffalo meaning is a good message to have because it symbolizes abundance, just like the cricket spirit animal. All the things that you have been working for the past few months will finally be rewarded, and you will finally receive the fruits of your labor.
Its the materialization of your desires, which will lead to your increased abundance. Just know that you will receive what you need when you need it.
The buffalo symbolism is also about prayer. It is reminding you to say a prayer every time, whether something good or bad happens, and just to be grateful for the things that you have and yet to have.