Obsidian is a silica-rich, glassy volcanic rock with a water content of less than one percent. It is an amorphous stone, meaning that its structure contains no regular geometric pattern. Since it breaks with very sharp conchoidal fractures it has been used to make tools and arrowheads since Paleolithic times.
Said to eliminate energy blocks and to relieve tension. Supports the first chakra and is very grounding. Aids in decision making. Very useful when working with the shamanic world.
Provides strength in times of need. Helps to stand in your convictions. Releases feelings of unworthiness, scarcity & inner limitations. Gives new life to goals. Grounds & protects. Shields from psychic attack.