Formed from rapidly cooling molten lava, Obsidian is a smooth, volcanic glass. When fractured, its edges are sharp. As a result, Obsidian was a valued and commonly used material for primitive tools. With its dark, mysterious beauty, it seems to hold the secrets of the world. Simply holding and gazing at Obsidian's endless dark depths will make one feel strong and brave.
It is said that Obsidian awakens the inner warrior, boosting confidence and strength. Providing a clear, mental picture it gives people the power to eradicate and correct flaws. An all around protective stone, Obsidian helps dispel negative energy and shields one from unloving thoughts.