(Pictures taken under natural sunlight and some under flashlights to better reveal the rainbows. Rainbow Obsidians under normal light appears darker, more towards black. Thus, we take some pictures under flashlights. This applies to all Rainbow Obsidians. The real color of the item may be slightly different from the pictures shown on website caused by many factors such as brightness of your monitor and light brightness. Display stand not included.)
Obsidian is formed when lava from volcanic eruptions cools within the earth. The speed at which it cools prevents crystallization and the rock forms a solid volcanic glass. The most common color of Obsidian is black.The highly reflective black colour of obsidian teamed up with its smooth water-like surface and its volcanic origin can produce powerful transformation in those who use it.
Black Obsidian helps to protect against depression. It is the stone of the soft hearted and gentle people of the world which is used to block negative energy. As a black gemstone, it symbolizes self control and resilience. Black stones have protective energies in the sense that black is the absence of light, and therefore, can be used to create invisibility.