spiritual lore Obsidian’s energy is thought to create a protective shield that deflects negativity and repels attempts of others to assert power over us. It is believed to help us uncover our unique skills and hidden talents. Meanwhile, it assists in releasing blockages to our spiritual and personal growth. Also, it is thought to 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, it can assist us to reclaim our personal power. It helps us align with Divine Will and become co-creators with the Universe to manifest what is best for the highest good of all beings.