Black Obsidian Merkabah
A beautiful shiny Black Obsidian carved into the shape of merkabah. Obsidian is a wonderful healing crystal for protection and the release of negativity.
Keywords: Healing abuse of power, activating higher will, enhanced manifestation
Chakras: Base, solar plexus
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Obsidian Crystal Properties:
Obsidian’s energy creates a protective shield that deflects negativity and repels attempts of others to assert power over us. It helps us to uncover our unique skills and hidden talents whilst releasing blockages to our spiritual and personal growth. It can give us insight into the core of problems and remove egotistical thinking, allowing us to find our spiritual path.
Obsidian History and Uses:
This stone derives its name from an ancient Roman explorer called Obsius who was given a mystical black glass sphere from a volcano by an Ethiopian woman called Xenia. It is also called the “wizard stone” because it has been used since ancient times in many magical practices. Polished Obsidian mirrors were used for scrying and Nostradamus it is reputed to have used a Black Obsidian sphere for scrying. It is an opaque volcanic glass that can be black, brown grey or green, the translucent variety from Arizona is referred to as Apache Tears. Obsidian has been used since Paleolithic times for making tools and weapons because it holds a sharp edge.
Obsidian Geological Description:
Obsidian is a glassy, silica rich rock formed from fast cooling lava with a hardness of 5 to 5.5. The chatoyancy in this stone is created by bubbles trapped in the lava as it cools. It is an amorphous stone meaning that its structure contains no regular geometric pattern. Obsidian is found in South America, Japan, Mexico, Afghanistan, and parts of the United States.
Affirmation: I heal all past abuses of power and attune myself to the manifestation of Divine will.