ORIGIN: MEXICO BLACK OBSIDIAN is an extremely protective stone which forms a shield against negative energies and psychic attacks. Obsidian is molten lava that has cooled so quickly that it hasn't had time to crystallize. Stone without borders or limitations, acts extremely quickly and with great force. Its mirror qualities emphasize the truth, ruthlessly expose flaws, weaknesses and blockages. You can't hide anything from obsidian. Black obsidian has the properties of promoting anchoring with the forces of the center of the earth. Its vibrations connect the mind to the soul and bring us back to earth in deep meditations. It is the stone of balance. Black obsidian has the ability to open and close wounds, it is the stone of truth. Obsidian is used by therapists to help unravel the truth in order to get to the heart of the matter. In addition, this stone has a purifying action on the energies thus released.