BLACK OBSIDIAN (The Stone of Truth) helps to protect the very sensitive against depression. It is the stone of the soft-hearted and gentle people of the world. Use obsidian to help block negativity of any kind. As a black gemstone, it symbolizes self-control and resilience. Black stones have protective energies in the sense that black is the absence of light, and therefore, can be used to create invisibility. Black obsidian has the aura of absolute mystery. Its energy draws you in softly, but very deeply, which makes the presence of black obsidian powerful in many ways.
It is often used for psychic protection because it repels negative energy and protects the wearer from absorbed negativity. Black Obsidian is also excellent for grounding and centering, helping to keep you balanced during chaotic or stressful times. It can also help shield you from outside influences or entities that may be trying to control or manipulate you.
Black obsidian can be very helpful in attracting your perfect mate. It can also help you to release negative patterns of behavior and thought that may be sabotaging your relationships. Black obsidian can be used to help cleanse and purify your energy field, as well as the energy of your home or office. It can also help to absorb negative energies from the environment. Black obsidian is a stone of deep transformation and can assist you in releasing negative patterns, events, people, or situations from your past that are no longer serving you.