Natural raw volcanic glass.
Obsidian is a powerful, creative stone that grounds the soul and spiritual forces into the physical plane. Black Obsidian promotes self-control and forces facing up to one's true self, taking you deep into the subconscious mind. Black Obsidian brings imbalances and shadow qualities to the surface for release making it perfect to include ion shadow work therapy/meditation.
Black Obsidian magnifies all negative energies to be fully experienced and then released, this healing effect goes back unto past lives and can work the ancestral and family line. Black Obsidian reverses previous misuse of power, teaching that to be empowered is not to wield personal power but rather to channel the power for the good of all.
Black Obsidian is very protective, repels negativity, disperses unloving thoughts and facilitates release of old loves providing support during the change. Black Obsidian has the gift of prophesy and have been used in shamanic ceremonies to remove physical disorders. When used in healing, Black Obsidian placed on the root chakra grounds spiritual energy into the body. When Black Obsidian is held briefly above the third eye, it breaks through mental barriers and dissolves mental conditioning.
CHAKRA(S): Base / Root and by Stone Color
VIBRATION: Number 1
ZODIAC: Sagittarius & Scorpio