♦ Onyx jewelry is worn to defend against negativity that is directed at you.
♦ Keeps one safe from harm. Protects from negative forces or influences.
♦ A grounding stone, valuable in difficult or confusing times in life.
♦ Encourages connection to material goals and determination in realizing them. Helps one make wise decisions.
♦ It is a good stone to start centering and alignment of the total person with the higher powers. It helps us absorb the energies we need from the universe. It can help us both see and feel the guidance and instincts that surrounds us.
♦ Historically, it was worn to cool the passions of love. Thus it may be very helpful for people who can't let go of past relationships.
♦ It is used to change habits, in addition to helping concentration levels and aiding absentmindedness.
♦ Onyx treats disorders of the bones, bone marrow and blood. It is also beneficial for teeth and the feet.
♦ Onyx is the birthstone for December & July and is associated with the signs of Capricorn & Leo.