protective - alleviates fears - grounding - heals old wounds - aids healthy expression - helps overcome inner challenges - transforms negativity - shields aura - willpower
History & Origin:
Onyx is a type of Chalcedony that is commonly found in a mesmerising opaque black colour, sometimes with beautiful white bands layered in-between. From India to Persia, Rome to Greece, this stone has bought protection & safety to civilisations for thousands of years. Its strong energy was sometimes feared in places such as China, as they believed it would bring bad thoughts or misfortune.
Over time people have begun to understand & appreciate this stone’s interesting & powerful ability to bring negative thoughts & beliefs to the forefront of the mind in order to overcome them. This crystal gives strength to face & work though emotional trauma courageously. It also encourages you to express feelings of anger in a healthy way. It is one of the most powerful protectors in the mineral kingdom, shielding you from not only negativity & harm but also from curses or black magic. Black Onyx acts like a gateway to the afterlife, allowing you to easily communicate with those who have passed on & release any fears or worries about death. It alleviates anxiety, tension, & nervousness & also eliminates confusion & nightmares. Black Onyx also brings power, stability & balance.
How to use:
Carry one with you to bring strength &, ease fear & shield you against negativity from others. Place next to your bedside table to ease nightmares. With its ability to illuminate dark places, carry with you at night or keep nearby to ease fears & offer protection.