Gold Sheen Obsidian is mined in Mexico and in Oragon, USA. In Mexico, the mining of Obsidian is done by shovels, pickaxes and wheelbarrows. Silver Sheen Obsidian comes from Mexico. In both Gold Sheen and Silver Sheen Obsidian, when held up in bright light, it has a flash of sparkling gold or silver coloured chatoyance of light seeming to glow from within. Gold Sheen Obsidian is formed when gas bubbles are created in the lava before it solidifies.
Gold Sheen Obsidian and Silver Sheen Obsidian are excellent tools for gazing, viewing the future, or accessing knowledge from the past. More importantly, however, it reveals the heart of a problem or situation in the present. While it reflects that which is needed in our life for healing, it does not provide the healing. It does, however, give insight into the paths of action available to bring it about.
Gold Sheen Obsidian dissolves negativity and purifies the aura, and is particularly useful for clearing blockages of our power centre, the Solar Plexus Chakra. As it balances the Solar Plexus, is assists in releasing ego related issues.
Gold Sheen Obsidian connects us to the Source Energy, and strengthens our connection to the Divine Power, so that we can truly walk on our life path. It is useful for bringing out our hidden talents and to manifest our true calling. It is a favorite with Reiki workers and those advanced in the shamanic and healing arts.
As Gold Sheen Obsidian gets to the root of any problem, it can be worn or carried for all diagnostics work, from medical or psychological, to finding faults in machinery or circuits. It is particularly strong for Earth-healing and can be used to locate areas of disturbance in the Earth's energy systems.
Obsidian’s energy creates a protective shield that deflects negativity and repels attempts of others to assert power over us. It helps us to uncover our unique skills and hidden talents whilst releasing blockages to our spiritual and personal growth. It can give us insight into the core of problems and remove egotistical thinking, allowing us to find our spiritual path.