Obsidian, a protective stone, grounds the user whilst guarding against emotional stress and tension. It stimulates growth urging you to widen your horizons. It's a strong psychic protection stone that dissolves emotional blockages and past life trauma.
It's known as the stone of compassion and strength. It's lucky for wealth and enhances good fortune. For Feng Shui, it's best to place Obsidian near your front door to stop any negative energy entering your home. It represents the Root chakra and clears all energy blockages.
Black Obsidian enhances creativity, independent thought, tact and cooperation.
Snowflake Obsidian, a stone of purity, brings balance and is black with white specks. It’s used to treat disorders of veins.