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Obsidian

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Projective. Element: Fire. Solid/translucent black to smoky. (Incl. "Navaho/Apache Tears") Objectivity, dis-attachment, grounding. Protection, grounding, divination, peace. Reduces fantasy/escapism. Absorbs and dissolves anger, criticism, fear, etc. thus protective.

Black: Absorbs dark and converts to white light. Friendly. Can't be misused. Root chakra. Brings higher chakra light into lower ones; cleanses, uplifts. Changes fear into flexibility with change.

Snowflake: Clairaudience and owning our lower aspects for growth; healthy balance. (Be aware - obsidian balls help to see truths by initially amplifying beliefs, patterns, fears, blocking our growth.) Spiritual powers: Brings purity and balance. Opens clarity for unwanted circumstances. Healing attributes: Used for creating smooth skin. Works with clearing veins and clearing eyes. Used to sharpen both the internal and external vision, one of the most important "teachers" of the New Age stones, teaches one the truth of oneself in relation to ones ego, depicts the contrasts of life-day and night, darkness and light, truth and error. Serenity & relief.

Green: Heals broken crystals and charges them.

Suggested Pdf Resources

A SHORT HISTORY OF OBSIDIAN STUDIES AND X-RAY
analysis of archaeological obsidian in the New World.
Obsidian More about the color of obsidian
Obsidian. Obsidian is dense volcanic glass, usually rhyolite in composition and typically black in color.
The Effects of Heat and Fire on Obsidian
Additional support was obtained by the Obsidian Laboratory,.
'Obsidian' trailing blackberry
1. HORTSCIENCE VOL. 40(7) DECEMBER 2005.
Clovis Obsidian Sources in the Central Rio Grande Rift Region of
Keywords: Clovis, Obsidian, Rio Grande.

Suggested News Resources

OBSIDIAN FINANCE GROUP, LLC v. COX
Plaintiffs Obsidian Finance Group, LLC and Kevin Padrick bring this defamation action against defendant Crystal Cox.
Living Pink (or blue, or green, or obsidian)
Obsidian Talks About the Pitfalls of Modern RPG Design
Speaking at GDC Europe last week, JE Sawyer, project director for Obsidian Entertainment, spoke at length about modern RPG design and how the genre can retain its own identity without being held back by its own dice-rolling, pen and paper origins.
GDC Europe: Obsidian's Five Hard Lessons Of RPG Design
by Christian Nutt [Console/PC, Design] In a talk at GDC Europe JE Sawyer, project director for Obsidian Entertainment (Fallout New Vegas) discussed the "challenges at the RPG industry has faced in adapting from its pen and paper roots.
Obsidian Presents 'Dux Femina Facti'- The Lookbook
By Ijeoma Ndekwu Obsidian presents its 'Dux Femina Facti' collection; Latin for 'A woman was the leader of the exploit' – the main inspiration for this collection came from the strength and grace of ancestral African female leaders.

Suggested Web Resources

Obsidian Entertainment
4 days ago Obsidian.
Obsidian - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Obsidian is mineral-like, but not a true mineral because as a glass it is not crystalline; in addition, its composition is too complex to comprise a single mineral.
OBSIDIAN (Volcanic Silica Glass)
Obsidian has several varieties.
Obsidian - Progressive death metal band
Progressive death metal band Obsidian from Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Obsidian - Minecraft Wiki
Oct 24, 2009 Obsidian is a deep purple and black block that was first released into the game in version 0.30.