CHAKRA(S): Base / Root and by Stone Color
VIBRATION: Number 1
BLACK OBSIDIAN: is a powerful, creative stone that grounds the soul and spiritual forces into the physical plane. It promotes self-control and forces facing up to one's true self, taking you deep into the subconscious mind. This stone brings imbalances and shadow qualities to the surface for release. It magnifies all negative energies to be fully experienced and then released, this healing effect goes back unto past lives and can work the ancestral and family line. It reverses previous misuse of power, teaching that to be empowered is not to wield personal power but rather to channel the power for the good of all. This stone is very protective, repels negativity, disperses unloving thoughts and facilitates release of old loves providing support during the change. Black Obsidian has the gift of prophesy and have been used in shamanic ceremonies to remove physical disorders.