Rainbow Obsidian is a wonderful stone to work with if you want to reclaim your spiritual energy, align yourself with the Earth, and center yourself for greater understanding & enlightenment. It is a gemstone that can cleanse and align all of your chakras and help you identify singular and collective issues through each one. Rainbow Obsidian helps bring balance to your life, settles karma, and builds strength through positive reinforcement & encouragement. It is a stone of easing fears and returning to a more secure state of mind, allowing for growth to flourish.
Rainbow Obsidian is a dark brown to black stone that can reveal bands or veins of blue, green, gold, red, or violet with an iridescent or reflective appearance. Rainbow Obsidian is also known as Heaven's Eye, Sheen Obsidian, or Rainbow Sheen Obsidian.
Metaphysical Properties of SMOKY QUARTZ
Smoky quartz was known to the Druids as a "Stone of Power". It was integral in ceremonies and rites of magick as the stone was known to be a guide for souls to the afterlife. Throughout history, smoky quartz has reigned as a respected and honored stone in magick and is often referred to as a "Shaman Stone" because of its use in scrying, divination, rituals, and ceremonies of spiritual contact. Smoky quartz is a natural protective force in the spirit world, barring evil entities from entry into this world and keeping malicious energy out of the home. It guards against psychic attacks, stress, negative energy, and plaguing forces. In ancient times smoky quartz was believed to hold the smoke of Dragon's fire which was believed to be a cure-all for supernatural ailments.
Smoky quartz ranges from a pale grey to a deep and full-bodied brown-black. It is also known as irradiated quartz. Since smoky quartz typically grows from and amid clear quartz, it will often have a white or clear base. It may also show a slightly yellow coloration due to natural citrine intergrowth.