Obsidian is a powerful protection stone with powerful truth-enhancing powers. One of the primary powers of obsidian, is that it generates a powerful shield against negativity, which blocks psychic attacks and absorbs all negative energies from the environment around it. It will even draw out and absorb mental stress and tension from the wearer. It stimulates growth on all levels for the wearer, and urges them to explore the unknown and even opens up new horizons for them. It brings clarity to the wearer's mind and clears away confusion. It helps the wearer to know who they truly are. It dissolves emotional blockages and past traumas. And promotes qualities of compassion and strength.