Grounding | Protection | Shielding
Black Obsidian is the opaque variety of volcanic glass while its 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.
Obsidian is a powerful and protective stone. It grounds the soul and spiritual forces into the physical plane, bringing them under the direction of the conscious will. Black obsidian is helpful for self-control.
Chakra Associations: Root
Astrological Associations: Scorpio + Sagittarius
Origin: Peru + Mexico
Absolutely stunning standing pieces of large raw Black Obsidian. Please be exceptionally cautious when handling them, they are SO sharp!