Grounding | Protection | Shielding
Black Obsidian is the opaque variety of volcanic glass while it’s translucent counterpart is known as Apache Tears.On occasion, it’s been referred to as the “Wizards Stone” because it’s been used in magical practice since ancient times. It’s a powerful protection stone that can be carried daily to guard against negativity, hostile and demanding people, spiritual entities that do not belong. When you’re encountering blocks, be it emotional or otherwise, meditate with Obsidian to help you find a creative way to work through these blocks. If you or your pet are struggling with nervousness, irritability, or restlessness keep a piece of Black Obsidian nearby to develop your intuition and keep you firmly grounded. For those that struggle with trauma, past or present, Black Obsidian may be very helpful.
Raw stones are in their natural form, no polishing, no altering. They are more fragile and can break more easily than other formations, some prefer the look of a raw stone as that is how it would have been found in the Earth.
We will select your Raw Black Obsidian Shard intuitively, with love and care! Minor variations exist between each unique piece, but all are very very similar in their beautiful and solid, polished shiny black colour.
- Rarity: Common
- Primary Chakra: Root
- Astrological Sign: Scorpio, and Sagittarius
- Hardness: 5 to 5.5
- Can be cleansed in water.
- It is soft so care is required to prevent scratches
- Do not leave in the sun for long periods (days) or it may lose its colour, a few hours is fine.
- Each raw piece is approximately 0.5" long.