Black Obsidian are incredible stones for protection from negative energies. The Black Obsidian is a variety of Obsidian with particular abilities when it comes to showing truths about oneself and being a specific sort of advocate for personal growth and self improvement that will be unconditionally honest about what it sees when in use.
The origin of these ancient stones lies rooted in the fiery volcano. While comparable in energy protection abilities to the Lava rock, for which it shares the same molten origin, the Black Obsidian forms when lava cools extremely quickly. This rapid cooling process sets the properties of the Obsidian as well as the physical makeup of the crystal so that it resembles a substance that looks like a form of glass. On the other hand, the Lava stone is molten lava that cools slowly, as gasses slowly escape, and forms into a porous black rocky substance that is well known