Purification – Transformation – Fulfillment – Metamorphoses – Manifestation – Practicality – Psychic ability
Obsidian is a volcanic glass.
Chakras – Base Chakra
Zodiac – Scorpio, Sagittarius
Element – Earth/Fire
Vibration – Number 1
Typical colours – Black, silvery or brown
Obsidian is truth-enhancing. A strongly protective stone, it forms a shield against negativity. It blocks psychic attack and absorbs negative energies from the environment. Obsidian draws out mental stress and tension. It stimulates growth on all levels, urging exploration of the unknown and opening new horizons. Brings clarity to the mind and clears confusion. Helps you to know who you truly are. Obsidian dissolves emotional blockages and ancient traumas. Promotes qualities of compassion and strength.
Obsidian aids the digestion and detoxifies. It reduces arthritis pain, joint problems and cramps. Warms the extremities.
In addition to the generic healing properties of Obsidian, specific colours and types have additional attributes:
Zodiac – Sagittarius
Vibration – Number 9
Golden Obsidian is a strongly protective stone. It is particularly effective for scrying, and balancing energy fields.