Black Onyx

BLACK ONYX: “The Stone of Mastering Your Future”

  • MANTRA: “I am the sum of my experiences”
  • ELEMENT: Earth
  • PLANET: Saturn
  • DEITIES: Mars & Hel
  • CHAKRA HEALING: Root
  • ZODIAC SIGN: Capricorn
  • METAPHYSICAL HEALING PROPERTIES:
    • Protection
    • Absorbs negative energy
    • Wise decision making
    • Encourages happiness & good fortune
    • Self-discipline
    • Strength
    • Calming
    • Grounding
    • Heals past wounds & pain
    • Master one’s own future
    • Concentration
    • Increase intuition & instinct
    • Grief
  • PHYSICAL HEALING PROPERTIES:
    • Addictions
    • Alcohol abuse
    • Allergies
    • Obesity
    • Teeth
    • Bones
    • Blood disorders
    • Epilepsy
    • Skin ailments
    • Fungal infections
    • Infected wounds
  • MYTHS, LEGENDS, & LORE:
    • Said to have come from the Greek word nux meaning “claw” as most Onyx during the time was a flesh tone.
    • One afternoon, Cupid used an arrowhead to cut the fingernails of Venus while she slept. The clippings scattered on the sand and the Fates turned them into stones.
    • Another legend says that Onyx was once thought to be the manifestation of a demon within a stone. The demon would awaken at night and spread nightmares and terror to anyone within its range
  • WHAT WE HAVE: