The name of Black Onyx comes from the Greek word “onyx”, which means nail.
It was very popular with the ancient Romans and Greeks, while Theophrastus mentions it quite often in his writings. Onyx is found in Oaxaca in Mexico, Brazil, Algeria, Madagascar, and India.
Energy properties of the Black Onyx
It promotes vigor, perseverance, hope and endurance. It gives confidence, helping us to feel comfortable in our environment. It attracts love, encourages happiness and good luck. It gives courage, patience and stimulates self-control. It serves as protection from the evil eye and all kinds of human threat. It gives stability, security and strength.
It relieves anxiety, fears and doubts. It offers endurance and balances any malfunction of the body. It helps those who have hearing problems.
It strengthens the immune system, especially brittle bones, teeth and soles. The onyx strengthens the skeleton and purifies the blood. It is known to be particularly useful with skin diseases.