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Obsidian is a natural glass that is made of quartz, but it does not have a crystalline structure. It is therefore a Seeker. Seekers are talismans used when the desire is to find a way to transform a part of ones life to a more desirable state. These rainbow obsidians are cut such that they display the heart of the stone. The heart is beautiful, shimmering in a number of shades of green.
This particular obsidian, cut as it is, will serve well to help you find love or your heart's longing.
We believe that these Rainbow Obsidian hearts are one of the natural birthstones of those fortunate enough to be born in the heart of spring (April 20–May 20).
While not mentioned in any references we can find, these new cut Obsidian Rainbow Hearts could well be used in honoring Persephone, the Greek Goddess of Spring.
This rainbow obsidian with it's heart showing and it's green shimmers is associated with the Fourth Chakra, the Heart Chakra.
It is used in emotional healing when someone needs to recover from emotional trauma, become more aware of the needs of his or her heart; and in efforts to improve one’s ability to express love.
Obsidian is associated with those people born under the sun sign of Capricorn. The confident, strong, Capricorns that are so well known for their loving hearts, may well find this to be "their stone." If you are a Capricorn, and you are concerned with love and finding it, this is the stone you are seeking.
Rainbow Obsidian provides Wood Energy. Wood energy is traditionally associated with the East and Southeast areas of a home or room. It is associated with the Family and Health area and the Prosperity and Abundance area.
Wood energy is vital to your well being It is associated with family, ancestors, and community. Use this stone in the East area of a room or home if you want to keep Qui, the Universal Life Force flowing properly there.
This Obsidian will enhance energy flow aiding your efforts that are devoted to enhancing family and community.
Obsidian has long been used for scrying. While usually a sphere is used, we suspect that this heart cut rainbow obsidian my well show you the future of your heart's desire.
Other practitioners report that Rainbow Obsidian is used in determining the future of matters of the heart. Melody mentions this use in Love is in the Earth. In The Crystal Bible, Judy Hall notes it can be used to release the hold another has on your heart, and it can be used to replace heart energy that might be depleted from a failed relationship. In The Curious Lore of Precious Stones, George Kunz indicates that obsidian might well reflect the face of a distant lover.