Metaphysical Properties of MAHOGANY OBSIDIANMahogany obsidian is a protective and sensual stone, devoted to keeping us from harm and enhancing our pleasure in life. It shields from and deflects psychic attacks, removes blockages throughout the 3 Bodies, and provides a sense of stability and security. Mahogany Obsidian is a natural barrier against sources of spiritual trouble and prevents malicious entities or spirits from latching onto us. It blocks energy vampirism, keeping others from draining us mentally, emotionally, and spiritually. As a grounding stone, it gives us comfort and support, allowing us to remain centered and build appreciation, joy, and a love of ourselves from the inside out. Mahogany Obsidian is a stone that calls to our sensual confidence as well, helping us to be more accepting of our own desires and sexual magnetism.
Mahogany obsidian is characterized by a reddish-brown and black splotched surface, caused by small iron inclusions within the stone during its formation. As a Volcanic Glass, Mahogany Obsidian is a delicate material and can easily become chipped. Mahogany Obsidian is also known as Mountain Mahogany or Red Obsidian (although it should not be confused with Strawberry Obsidian, which is manmade).