Obsidian is a stone that holds up a mirror to you and shows you who you really are with all the beautiful and not so beautiful sides. It is a strong insightful stone but you must dare to look in the mirror.


Obsidian is an intriguing gemstone that has been used for centuries because of its unique properties. This natural glassy stone was created from rapidly cooled lava and is therefore often found in volcanic areas. The stone is known for its deep black color with shiny appearance. At Kristalmeester, you can easily buy Obsidian online, among many other gemstones.

The meaning and effect of Obsidian

Obsidian is a powerful stone of protection and repelling energies. The stone helps remove negative and unwanted energies from your environment and aura. The gemstone forms an energetic shield around you, so in a way, protecting you from negative influences and emotional strain.

Obsidian is known for its ability to bring deeply hidden emotions to the surface. The gemstone reduces anxiety and is perfect for those who want to work at themselves. It encourages self-reflection and can help identify and let go of limiting patterns and traumas. Obsidian encourages personal growth, inner strength and spiritual development.


Physical benefits of Obsidian 

In addition to its spiritual properties, Obsidian also has beneficial effects on the physical body. The gemstone can help reduce tension and stress, which in turn can lower blood pressure and promote overall relaxation. Obsidian is also used to improve digestion and stimulate circulation.


Buying Obsidian at Kristalmeester

You can easily order Obsidian online at Kristalmeester. Obsidian is often incorporated into gemstone jewelry, so you will always benefit from the power of this gemstone. For example, choose this beautiful Obsidian chip bracelet, with a beautiful shiny look. Do you prefer not to wear jewelry? Then go for the Snowflake Obsidian pocket stones, so you can carry them with you whenever you need them.


Properties of Obsidian


Glassy and usually black in color


Root Chakra

Zodiac Signs

Scorpio, Capricorn


5 - 5,5


United States, Scotland

How to take care?

Obsidian can be cleaned and charged in many different ways. You can find more information about caring for gemstones in my blog cleaning and charging of gemstones