Gemstones and crystals have a long history of being used in magic, rituals and spell casting. Because they come from deep within the earth, these gemstones contain powerful energy that can be harnessed and focused to assist your intention for a particular spell. They possess power, magic and healing properties and are a must for any witch who wishes to conjure, heal, empower and invoke. Use for ritual work, charge tools, place them within your sacred space or altar, use them to add an additional charge to potions, herbal mixtures and mojo bags.
ONYX is thought to increase regeneration, happiness, intuition and one's instincts, and aids in changing bad habits. A strength-giving stone, good for athletes or people under extreme mental and emotional stress. It brings balance to mind or body as well as strength of mind. Onyx is a wonderful stone for those who are flighty by nature, as it will help ground and focus your attention. A strengthening stone that can help you approach a lesson or task with greater self-confidence.
Ancient magic lore tells us that in times long past, Onyx was thought to be the manifestation of a demon imprisoned in the stone. This demon would awake in the night and spread terror and nightmares to any persons within its range of influence. Since antiquity, though, Onyx has been known to actually be used as protection against black magic as well as defensive magic when negativity is directed toward you.
Onyx will also help you gain emotional balance and self control, when added to the benefit that it also balances the male and female polarities within each person, this is quite a powerful stone to have in your divination rituals, whether for protection or otherwise.
Onyx must be laid directly on the body or worn over a long period of time as it's power develops quite slowly. It is known to be particularly helpful with skin ailments, healing infected wounds as well as fungal infections, inflammation and even sunburn. Pat the affected skin with Onyx water several times during the day and cover with an Onyx water compress at night.
Onyx needs time to develop its full power and should be discharged once a week under running water. If used for a long period of time, it should be placed in the earth overnight once a month. This will regenerate it to help keep it's energy strong.
You will receive one Onyx Heart measuring 1-1/8 x 1-1/8, hand picked for you with love and magick~