Properties of Obsidian
From the book: “Love Is In The Earth”
by “Melody” Copyright 1995, Earth-Love Publishing House.
This excerpt was taken from the Eighth printing - 1998
Vibrates to the number 1.
Attunes to the Astrological sign of Sagittarius.
is a lustrous volcanic glass. The color range and related
names are varied.
intrinsic properties of the numerous forms of obsidian include
the reflection of ones flaws and the promotion of a clear
picture of the changes which are necessary to eliminate
these flaws. The energies of obsidian produce very blunt
answers, focusing ones inner vision and stimulating a picture
or vision of the required course of action needed - directly
from the heart.
is an excellent grounding stone and provides for a connection
from the base of the spine to the heart of the Earth. It
is an excellent protective stone, stabilizing internal and
external energies and gently protecting one from that which
could bring physical and/or emotional harm.
It provides a shield against negativity, transforming negative
vibrations within an environment. Carrying or wearing obsidian
further disperses those unloving thoughts which arise from
within the self, or are directed toward ones physical body.
It is quite useful in healing, providing both the healer
and subject with clarity with respect to both the cause
and the amelioration of the dis-ease.
of Mahogany Obsidian
Vibrates to the number 4.
Attunes to the Astrological sign of Libra
Obsidian is a type of Obsidian with Hematite or Magnetite
inclusions within, giving it its red, brownish, black color.
Obsidian is a type of naturally occurring volcanic glass
formed as an extrusive igneous rock.
It can be used to stimulate growth of the physical, emotional,
intellectual, and spiritual centers, and to provide strength
in times of need. It further provides vitality to ones lifework
and/or to the fulfillment of ones heart-felt
aspirations. It can also be used in the elimination
of energy blockages and to assist in the relief of tension.
Obsidian stimulates growth, sexuality, strength, creativity,
passion, and protection. This powerful grounding stone works
to bring thoughts and ideas into action for the sole purpose
of personal growth. This crystal works to release us from
our own inner limitations that restrict development of our
life path. Mahogany Obsidian works to eliminate that hesitation
within that is constantly weighing judgement on decisions
that greatly affect your life purpose. When finally being
able to push past such restriction, one will soon learn
that anything is possible if your willing to take the chance.
Obsidian works to unlock and enhance all of your creative
energy that has been pushed into being dormant. Creativity
is much like a muscle, when you stop working it out, it
will slowly fade away. This stone helps in releasing and
reactivating these energies so that they may be pumped
throughout the body and put to use once again. One
will soon be able to express their true selves once more
and be the highest version of themselves. Our emotions become
reactivated and you’ll soon be able to “feel” again. You’ll
begin to look at the world around you with a different set
Obsidian is a perfect meditation tool for anyone working
to release negative energies and stimulate growth on all
levels. This stone works on cleansing the aura and providing
protection from any future negative vibrations that may
cause distress or discomfort.
Mahogany Obsidian with Other Stones
is recommended to use an additional crystal of higher vibration
in conjunction with Mahogany Obsidian to ground desired
energies into the earthly plane - which will aide in manifestation.
crystals may be Quartz, Phenacite, Herkimer Diamond, or
Sugelite. These energies combined with that of Obsidian
will expand awareness and mental capabilities, while helping
achieve the highest version of yourself in this lifetime.