If you’re feeling stuck in life or that life has become stagnant and you need help moving forward, obsidian is an excellent stone to work with. It does an a amazing job at helping you to recognize what’s holding you back, as well as identify your weaknesses and internal issues.
Obsidian is a stone that openly shows you the hard truth of what needs to be changed in order to move forward. Do you feel stuck in a certain situation? Have you been holding onto a particular negative emotion for too long? Is your ego getting in the way of you making the best decisions for your life? Obsidian will show you why.
Using obsidian can be a very powerful experience and is a stone that should be respected for the strong energy it contains. Using obsidian can bring up some painful emotions, and remembering we must work through what’s holding us back to move forward in our life is important when using this stone.
Obsidian is often used in meditation and is an excellent stone to guide you in spiritual and healing work. Its grounding energy allows you to connect more closely with the earth. When we are connected to the earth, it is much easier to connect with ourselves and heal the parts of us that are hurting.
Whatever unrest you feel in your soul can be released through the use of obsidian. Negative emotions get a “clean sweep” through working with obsidian. It’s a great tool to help remove feelings of anger, anxiety, jealously, and fear.
Obsidian is the perfect stone to reach for when you’re seeking self-growth. It offers tremendous support for this often painful process and is very good for helping to heal the soul. Obsidian allows for us to move past previous traumas and stimulates personal growth and self-reflection.
Working with obsidian can become very intense. Even if you feel that you’re ready to face your deepest emotions, working with obsidian can (at times) be an emotionally painful experience. If you find obsidian to be too powerful, you may want to work with snowflake obsidian as it carries less intensive energy.