What is it?
Black Obsidian goes through a diverse transformation. Starting as molten lava, this volcanic glass is found in many places all over the world.
Historically, it has been used in many ancient cultures as a healing tool because of its strong mirror like reflective qualities. It is said to help those who are looking to find a deeper meaning to in their personal struggles.
How Does it Benefit Me?
Black Obsidian is a very powerful and creative stone. In healing, black obsidian is used to help one become more grounded, focused and provide clarity in all practical matters. It is also used to help develop razor-like mental abilities and increase self control.
Black Obsidian can be very helpful for those who tend to react emotionally to people and events in their life.
How Do I Use it?
Black Obsidian is best to have in creative or work spaces like a studio, office or even in the kitchen when using it for mental clarity.
Because this crystal draws in negative energy, be sure to cleanse it regularly, as well as take good care of its physical surroundings. Do not place the black obsidian on the floor or anywhere else where it can get neglected.
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