Mineral Family : Volcanic Glass

Elements : Earth 

Chakras : Root / Muladhara

Mantra : I face my darkness + fears with grounded clarity. 

Key Words : Cleansing – Resilience  – Protection  – Grounding

Obsidian is a black stone with a brilliant glass like sheen. It is formed from volcanic lava that has cooled extremely quickly, giving it extraordinary grounding properties. It is a powerful meditation stone that can be used to dissolve barriers and fears. It can help to protect sensitive and soft hearted people and symbolizes resilience and self-control.