Parrot Green Onyx
(ranges from approx 0.75-1″)
Key Phrase: Smooth Transitions
Affirmation: I remain grounded and focused even when the world around me changes. I tap into the innate healing abilities within to realign my emotional, spiritual, and physical body. Nature brings me balance.
Color: various shades of green
Chakra(s): heart and solar plexus
About the stone: Green calcite is calcium carbonate and crystallizes in the rhombohedral system. Its green color is due to impurities that exist within the chemical composition.
Astrological sign(s): Taurus, Pisces
Mohs scale: 3
Spiritual uses: The soft-green vibration of green onyx opens your sacred heart to receive love from the spiritual realm. This stone encourages tolerance, compassion, and understanding.
Mental uses: With green onyx in hand, contemplate the limiting belief systems and outdated thoughtforms, or mental energy, that need to be removed from your consciousness. Set the intention to release this clutter from your mind and energy field and foster positivity in its place.
Emotional uses: Green Onyx helps you to remember to cleanse and purify your body as well as your environment. As you release toxins or unnecessary clutter in your life, you will make a healthier and clearer space in which to live.
Divine guidance: Are you in the process of reinventing yourself? This is a time for self-renewal and realignment. Take time to reflect on where you’ve been and where you are going. Connect with the power of the future generations and decide how you will make this world a better place.
Excerpted from The Essential Guide to Crystals, Minerals, and Stones (Llewellyn. 2013) by Margaret Ann Lembo