Protection • Reflection • Transformation
Obsidian is a protective stone and is an excellent rescue remedy for shock, traumas, blockages, and use during turmoil. Obsidian is a talisman of those who dare to see the past, the future, or one’s own inner demons and darkest truths. It is no ordinary stone, it has no boundaries or limitations, and works rapidly with great power. This stone carries the wonderful power of catharsis and deep soul healing. It provides essential grounding, connecting the base of the spine to the heart of the earth. It is highly protective, shielding one from negativity in the environment. This stone may be black and glossy or may appear deep brown when light is shined on thin edges. Black Obsidian is a teacher stone and could be deemed the “Warrior of Truth.” It is the most powerful of the Obsidians and does not cater to the ego; rather it exposes darkened areas of the subconscious to force one to face one’s true self. It assists in examining unresolved issues and harmful attitudes inhibiting one’s personal and spiritual growth. Black Obsidian also carries the inherent frequency of protection, sealing the aura and removing energetic attachments, hooks and cords, as well as eliminating negative energies within the self and one’s environment. This stone is good for meditation, divining insight into the future. It is an excellent talisman for self-control.