Black Obsidian is volcanic glass born out of fast cooling lava. It is cleansing and protective by its nature.
Black Obsidian was used by prehistoric and indigenous peoples as cutting tools and weapons. It is often found in the shape of Arrow Heads. It was also known for its power of healing.
Black Obsidian is a stone of prophesy, divination, and psychic abilities. It can help you connect to your Spirit Guides. Black Obsidian is often used for scrying. Keep a tumbled stone with your divination tools such as your tarot cards and runes.
Black Obsidian repels negative energies and entities. It draws protective energies and wards off evil.
Black Obsidian is a stone associated with good luck, prosperity, and drawing wealth.
Black Obsidian creates a protective and psychic shield. It works against psychic smog in one's aura. It is perfect stone for empaths, and prevents psychic vampirism. Keep on your desk, in your car, or by your bed. Carry at home or work. Even a simple tumbled stone will shield you from negativity.
Black Obsidian helps draw positive energies, it helps bring in peace and calming energies. It helps cleanse your auric body. It can help prevent psychic attacks.
As a stone of healing, Black Obsidian helps with pain, such as back, knee and joint pain. It is also said to help with cramps, muscular issues and digestive issues. Black Obsidian is said to help relieve stress and mental tension, including anxiety and depression.
Black Obsidian is said to help one see clearly, see oneself and others clearly as well. It is a stone associated with the truth. It promotes compassion and strength. It is a stone to help one manifest what they desire. Black Obsidian can open roads, stimulate growth, and new opportunities.
Black Obsidian is said to dissolve emotional blockages, and relieve past trauma, including past life trauma.
Black Obsidian is supportive during times of change and transformation, and helps one navigate the changes positively.
Black Obsidian is associated with the Base Chakra, and grounding energies. It is associated with the zodiac signs of Scorpio, and Sagittarius. Black Obsidian is associated with the elements of Fire, Earth and Water.