Dispels negativity via a shielding effect at the emotional and even physical. Has long been used in shamanic ceremonies to transmute energies. Obsidian can allow the surfacing and transmutation of hidden disease into light. A Stone of the void that aids journey deep within to the silence between polarities where powerful visions of available paths give insight into future events. Activates the earth star chakra. Work with this stone is often a rough road but eventually it leads to a potent self aware state that is loving content and at peace. .The Liquid Crystal Oracle.