Color: Onyx is a form of chalcedony which is usually black and white. Very often this material is dyed to a black color and used in jewelry.
Chakra(s): all chakras dependent on the color. Black, gray and brown—root
About the stone: a form of chalcedony
Astrological sign(s): Capricorn
Mohs scale: 6–7
Spiritual uses: Black onyx is beneficial to establish a protective shield when offering spiritual counseling, tarot card readings, channeling, automatic writing and any other modality that opens you up to psychic influences.
Mental uses: Black onyx is a perfect stone for your desk or wherever you perform your work—be it a carpenter’s workstation, an aircraft mechanic’s toolbox, or a daycare provider’s pocket.
Emotional uses: The lavender and blue energy in onyx calms jittery emotions. Use this stone as a grounding tool and feel safe in its presence.
Physical uses: The black, brown, and orange variety of onyx amplifies your financial strength and ability to stay focused and to achieve financial goals.