This piece is all about finding light. A lotus flower emerges in pristine condition from deep murky waters and blooms in direct sunlight. The womb of the world. The lotus flower has many teachings. We learn to find the light in the world we live in. Black Diopside finds the light although its color is black. The ultimate Earth Chakra stone assists in grounding your energy to stay focused on positive affirmations. This skull is an embodiment of HOPE and finding the silver lining in life.