Size of obsidian stone: 3 3/4" x 2 1/2" inches. Origin: Argentina.
Please Note: Silver Sheen Obsidian usually appears as solid black under natural light. When the stone is held under bright direct light is when the silver shimmer is most visible.
Obsidian is formed as lava from volcanic eruptions. The speed at which it cools prevents crystallization and the rock forms as solid volcanic natural glass. Obsidian was revered by ancient cultures, It was one of the major barter materials and prized for its ability to be worked to razor-sharp edges for arrows and spears. It has been used since prehistoric times for making tools, masks, weapons such as arrow heads, mirrors and jewelry.
This black obsidian stone has been thoroughly cleansed and reiki charged, with pure vibrating loving energy, healing intentions and ready for you to use.
Metaphysical healing properties of Black Obsidian:
Black obsidian is a base chakra stone. Obsidian is a highly protective stone, forming a shield against negativity. It is known to help protect you from emotional harm as well as physical. Obsidian is also a grounding stone, stimulating the root chakra to make its connection with the Earthstar chakra below the feet, and deep into the earth.
This stone works like a psychic vacuum cleaner, cleaning the aura and energy field of negative energy and attachments. Obsidian assists with removing blockages from the meridian system, the pathways of chi or universal energy. This is a great stone for EMFs (electro-magnetic frequencies) protection.