Obsidian is simply a form of volcanic glass, derived from a rapid cooling of the molten magma, and thus being ‘frozen’ into a rigid form before crystals had time to develop. Obsidian is also known as “Apache tears”
Obsidian has long been regarded as a magical portal through time and space. It is an excellent grounding stone and reveals the reasons behind dis-ease.
Ancient man valued the sharp, if rather brittle, cutting edge that made obsidian an ideal material for arrow heads, spears and knives.
Obsidian is a shamanic tool that blocks harmful intentions.
* Scientific proof may not be available to substantiate these claims.