The symbolism of a Star is humanity, divinity, faith, guidance, excellence, motivation, magic, and fame. The Star can also represent God, it is one of the strongest symbols in multiple religions and faiths, and is a sign of divine protection.
Stars are also seen as a symbol of hope, this is why seeing a shooting star is considered to bring good fortune. This has led to the common act of making a wish upon a shooting star. Stars have always been steeped with awe and wonder, you only have to stare up into a clear night’s sky to experience inner peace and feel how insignificant you are in the grand scale of things.
The five-pointed Star is a divine symbol of oneness; the point at the top of the star represents Spirit, the other points represents the four elements; Wind, Water, Air, and Earth. The Star represents the connection of our incarnation and our bond to Mother Earth. The five-pointed Star also represents the incarnation of Jesus Christ.
This gemstone is Black Obsidian a type of volcanic glass, with inclusions of iron in the form of Magnetite or Hematite creating the brownish coloured patches in the gemstone. Most of the Mahogany Obsidian comes from Mexico, but it is available in many countries.
Mahogany Obsidian works on the lower three Chakras and assists with strength, creativity, sexuality, passion, and protection. Beneficial for healing negative energies from old wounds in the Sacral Chakra. It is said to help dissolve ancestral patterns of abuse, negativity, hatred or fear that are ingrained into the emotional body. A useful gemstone to decrease pain during birth. Mahogany Obsidian provides a detox effect for emotional ties that no longer serve our highest good.