Volcanic glass found throughout the world.
History and Folklore
Also known as the Wizard’s Stone.
The seven arrows of Sekhmet were made of obsidian.
Highly polished obsidian was used by John Dee as well as other shamans and magi as scrying mirrors.
Angel: Uriel; Gods/Goddesses: Pele, Tezcatlipoca, Itzpapalotl; chakra: Root; Element: fire; Astrological Sign: Sagittarius, Scorpio, Aries; Planet: Saturn; Sabbat: samhain.
Place obsidian arrows around your house or property with the tips pointed out for protection.
Healing and Magickal Uses
Body: Relieves pain. Blocks geopathic stress.
Mind: Loosens the grip of phobias. Lifts depression. Helps clear subconscious blocks.
Magick: Protects when traveling and protects from all forms of negativity. Aids in grounding.
Care and Cleansing
Recharge in either moonlight or sunlight.