۞ Watermelon Tourmaline is the Birthstone of 3°-4° Gemini and the 3rd of Sivan.
۞ On the 3rd of Sivan, is the 47th day of the Omer Count. The Sefirah of the 47th day is “Hod” of “Malchut” — “Humility in Receptiveness”. This is a good time for setting a good example to others by displaying humility and keeping a low profile.
۞ On the 3rd of Sivan, 3828 (68 C.E.), in his advance towards the destruction of Jerusalem, the Roman Emperor Titus Flavius Vespasianus (“Vespasian”) captures Jericho and massacres all its inhabitants.
۞ On the 3rd of Sivan, 4925 (1165 C.E.), Maimonides arrived safely at the shores of Israel.
۞ Watermelon Tourmaline is a powerful support for those with heart conditions stemming from excessive stress. Its energy is calming, and it quickly counters anger or resentment. [Naisha Ahsian]
۞ Watermelon Tourmaline teaches one the meaning of joy – that unbounded happiness which is not caused by any external circumstance but is instead the natural condition of being. This is also the source of Watermelon Tourmaline’s capacity for healing. [Robert Simmons]
۞ Watermelon Tourmaline promotes love, protection, and family acceptance. [Marina Costelloe]
۞ Watermelon Tourmaline helps balance the lunar and solar forces in the body (Yin and Yang). It enables the physical body to adapt to radiation and eliminate excessive radioactivity. [Luc Bourgault]
۞ Watermelon Tourmaline brings tact and the ability to understand the inner workings of a situation. [Judy Hall — “Sun in Aries”]
۞ Watermelon Tourmaline encourages you to be open to someone else’s opinion. [Judy Hall — “Sun in Leo”]
۞ Watermelon Tourmaline helps you to keep your heart open and to feel the pain so that it can dissipate. At the same time, it helps you to support anyone else who is going through emotional pain. [Judy Hall — “Moon in Libra”]
۞ Watermelon Tourmaline is the “super activator” of the heart chakra; providing for stimulation, energizing, and connection with the heart chakra of the higher-self. [Melody]