Snowflake Obsidian is known as a stone of transition and opens the door to change. It balances mind, body and spirit while promoting a sense of calm and inner centering which readies one for a deep meditative state. In general, snowflake obsidian is a very grounding and protective stone. It urges us to grow and lends solid support while we work towards a goal. On a physical level, snowflake obsidian is associated with the skeletal and vascular systems and is said to support smooth skin. Obsidian is known to balance the root chakra.
Pyrite is a stone of action, vitality and will, and taps into one’s abilities and potential, stimulating the flow of creative ideas. It brings confidence and the persistence to carry things through to completion. It stirs the qualities of ambition, commitment and perseverance, while boosting self-worth and confidence. Pyrite is a protective stone that stimulates the sacral and solar plexus chakras.