A strongly protective stone, it forms a shield against negativity. 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. Obsidian dissolves emotional blockages and ancient traumas. Promotes qualities of compassion and strength.
Obsidian aids the digestion and detoxifies. It reduces arthritis pain, joint problems and cramps.
Ping An Kou
The Ping'an-kou is the most representative ornament in jade culture, symbolizing peace, desire, happiness and auspiciousness. The word peace means a clear meaning and expresses the simple and beautiful desires of the people.
The monkey is well know for her sense of humour and intelligence. This extremely charming zodiac loves a good competition to show off their amazing skills and abilities. Naturally self confident, any verbal attack towards them goes in one ear and out the other. In this vein though , they have the ability to objectively see what needs to be improved on in their own thoughts, deeds or words. They would also go to great lengths to improve on any faults. Out of all the zodiac animals, it is the monkey who most desires to enhance herself. Monkeys are so clever and intuitive that they will see and act on opportunities before others have even had a chance to blink.