"King Protector" (Gold Sheen Obsidian, Hematite) Forever and always aware; sitting royally at PEACE, but prepared to strike at any moment to protect his/her own. "I Am surrounded by protective energies; I Am grounded at empowered; I Am at peace wherever I go because I know who I AM; I walk boldly, yet gently; I speak my Truth, yet am confident and caring enough to comprehend the Truths of others; I Am Royalty, welcome to MYStory!" Obsidian’s energy creates a strong protective shield that deflects negativity and repels attempts of others to assert power over us. Obsidian is truth-enhancing. It blocks psychic attack and absorbs negative energies from the environment. Obsidian draws out mental stress and tension. It stimulates growth on all levels, urging exploration of the unknown and opening new horizons; brings clarity to the mind and clears confusion. Helps you to know who you truly are. 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. By stimulating the Solar plexus chakra Gold Sheen Obsidian can assist us to reclaim our personal power and aligned with Divine Will, become co-creators with the Universe to manifest what is best for the highest good of all beings. Hematite helps to absorb negative energy and calms in times of stress or worry. Hematite is a very protective stone and is great to carry to help you stay grounded in many situations. Hematite is also good for working with the Root Chakra, helping to transform negative energies into a more positive vibration. Those in relationships can benefit from the cooperation vibe coming from Hematite. Hematite can help one to find their own, unique gifts and to release self-imposed limitations, while still maintaining a healthy amount of self-control. Hematite aids in the Ascension process, by facilitating the integration of higher spiritual energies into our physical 3-D existence. This allows those who are doing spiritual work to still be able to function in the physical world and relate to others. Carry Hematite when in need of balance and equilibrium, or when having difficulty focusing energies. Hematite is also said to be useful in legal situations, and is thought to strengthen self-confidence. Physically, Hematite is also used to protect against geopathic stress and electromagnetic smog, and is said to be a great detoxifying stone, helpful for the liver and the blood.