Pendulums are used as a divination tool and are often used as tools for spiritual healing and inner growth. Pendulums help us to reach our through our phsyical senses and delve into our spiritual ones.
Obsidian is a fast stone. It was once molten lava, that cooled so quickly it could not crystalize properly. This stone will move just as quickly in helping you expose weaknesses and secrets.
Obsidian helps us grow and brings forth negative emotions to be dealt with, instead of hiding them away. It pulls from the root chakra, helping with self-preservation, self-understanding and sel-esteem.
Obsidian is a very grounding stone and it is also very protective. It will take negative energies away from us, block psychic attacks and remove any negative infuelnces from the spiritual world.
Black Obsidian is also a very creative help in our lives. It will force the spiritual world to be guided by our physical conciousness.
Black Obsidian will pull those negative energies forth even more, forcing us to deal with our true self and to understand all of our feelings.