Blue Obsidian

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Description: Blue Obsidian is a naturally occurring volcanic glass that is formed when lava cools rapidly. It has a translucent to opaque appearance with a vibrant blue hue, although true natural blue obsidians are relatively rare. Many blue obsidians available in the market are man-made or treated to achieve the color.

Meanings & Properties:

  1. Communication: Associated with the throat chakra, Blue Obsidian is believed to aid in clear communication, especially in situations where one needs to speak their truth.

  2. Enhanced Perception: It's thought to sharpen the senses and the intellect, making one more receptive to signs and synchronicities.

  3. Protection: Like other obsidians, the blue variety is often considered a protective stone, shielding the wearer from negativity and harm.

  4. Emotional Clarity: Blue Obsidian may help in understanding and managing emotions, as well as providing clarity in confusing situations.

  5. Psychic Abilities: Some believe that this stone enhances psychic abilities and aids in divinatory practices.

  6. Calm & Relaxation: Its soothing blue color is thought to bring about feelings of calm, reducing stress and tension.

  7. Past Life Exploration: Some users work with Blue Obsidian in meditation to explore past lives and karmic patterns.

Like other stones and crystals, the meanings and properties ascribed to Blue Obsidian are based on beliefs within the metaphysical community. Individuals should approach these beliefs with personal discernment and use stones in ways that feel right for them. As always, crystals and stones should not be used as a replacement for medical or psychological treatments recommended by professionals.