Obsidian is a very historical gemstone that has been used as a good luck charm since Ancient times. Obsidian has been used by Tribal Wise Men in the stone age, Lightworkers, Spiritualists, Native American Shamans, and Alchemists because of its Powers to Heal. Obsidian Stones encourage truth, and has truth enhancing energy. A strongly protective stone, it forms a shield against all negativity. It blocks psychic attack and absorbs negative energies from the environment.
Obsidian also draws out mental stress and tension. It stimulates growth on all levels; urging exploration of the unknown and opening new horizons. Obsidian rids the wearer of resentments they have been holding onto, along with anger and fear, allowing one to feel free, present, and calm. Obsidian brings clarity to the mind, and clears away confusion. It is also a very powerful cleanser for your aura as well.
Obsidian can also stimulate ones gift of prophecy or foresight, and is also a very helpful stone in meditation practices. Obsidian balances and cleanses your root chakra, and helps with Grounding, and Anchoring you to the center of the earth and your foundation; helping you to feel supported and protected.