Stone Healing Properties
May impart self-confidence, helping you to be at ease in your surroundings. Onyx is believed to banish grief, enhance self-control, and stimulate the power of wise decision-making. It can encourage happiness and good fortune. Onyx may also treat disorders of the bones, bone marrow, and blood. The stone is known for being one of the most powerful mediums with which to channel energy, making it an excellent stone choice for healers to use when it comes to emotional, mental, and physical healing. The physical healing properties of Onyx are connected to our root chakras.
It is believed to assist our bodies in alleviating the symptoms of a number of issues that are typical of a root chakra that is imbalanced. These issues can include swelling in the lower half of the body, complications, and issues associated with menstruation. It can also include fatigue, sluggishness, an inability to focus, issues related to the bladder, gastrointestinal problems, pain, cramping, and a sense of tightness in the lower back, feet, and ankles. Most of these problems are believed to be the result of the root chakra being clouded with negative smog. Onyx is believed to be one of the only gemstones that have the ability to alleviate these issues and their associated symptoms by keeping it close to the body under the chakra is cleared.
When it comes to emotional and mental issues. Onyx is believed to assist in cleaning worries and concerns that stem from negativity. On a regular basis, we seem to find ourselves faced with emotions that are too difficult to process or that we don’t know how to handle. These emotions can include sadness or anger. While these emotions may not be inherently negative we tend to use them in ways that are negative such as feeling a sense of resentment.
The belief is that Onyx doesn’t eliminate negative emotions but rather directs them toward a more constructive purpose. Rather than suppressing these emotions, the stone can assist us in recognizing and confronting our issues. By addressing them, we can come to terms with them and ultimately feel liberated from their weight.