Protection, Truth and Luck
Obsidian is a naturally occurring volcanic glass. Obsidian is produced when lava extruded from a volcano cools rapidly with minimal crystal growth.
Obsidian can be found in locations which have experienced rhyolitic eruptions. It is mined in different places all over the world, such as the USA, Mexico, Scotland, Peru, Papua New Guinea, New Zealand, Turkey etc.
Pure obsidian is usually dark in appearance, though the colour varies depending on the presence of impurities.
Obsidian is hard and brittle and therefore fractures with very sharp edges. In the past, this property was used to manufacture cutting and piercing tools and weapons. It was also used by spiritualists, lightworkers, shamans, and alchemists because of its powers to heal.
Obsidian is helpful in developing intuition and grounding you to the earth, releasing negative energies that result in restlessness, irritability and nervousness.
Obsidian protects the wearer from hostility, negativity, psychic ‘vampires’ and spiritual entities that do not belong. It offers release from tension and enables one to move forward in his/her life, with a more promising outlook.
Obsidian is the stone of truth. It can help you to reveal many secrets and can answer many questions about life and love. This stone can help you cut through shatter illusions and uncover lies. The Obsidian will also work like a mirror that will allow you to see your own faults, weaknesses and mistakes.
When it comes to wealth, the Obsidian is a lucky stone. It can cleanse the negative energy affecting your decision making and handle your emotions. You will be more practical and will not let your feelings take over.
Black Obsidian will help you to understand that even if there are darkness and desperation in your life right now, there is also light and hope waiting to be found and unleashed.
Speaking about health Obsidian can help in digestion and with other digestive problems. It can help with bacterial or viral infections, too. Obsidian will work very hard to release all toxins from the body.