While some people through history used black onyx for mourning since it is so dark, it actually is thought to also smother negative emotions from exterior forces. Black Onyx is used as a powerful charm of self protection for that reason.
The Greek word Onyx means the nail of a claw or finger, the Greek legend is that one day while Venus was asleep, Cupid cut her fingernails. They fell to the ground, but because no part of a god can die, they became known as onyx.
Black Onyx opens the chakras and allows better flow of positive energy. This will allow you to feel more energetic and vibrant.
Onyx is a great healer in terms of depression, feelings of grief and sadness. It is also known to soothe worries, fears and anxieties. It is also a defensive stone so it will act against anyone trying to threat or send our negative energy and acts towards you. This stone will guide you to accomplish your dreams and ambitions.
Black Onyx is also known to help women in labour pain and to help child birth delivery quick and easy. It is a great healer towards epilepsy and glaucoma.
Druzy has many metaphysical properties most of which are directly related to the gem material with which it is attached. Overall, the stone purifies and amplifies the body's natural healing properties and strengthens the spirit. It is also believed to provide the balance necessary to avoid depression or unnatural feelings of fear or dread.
Others believe that druzy helps its wearer to relax, thereby reducing stress levels. Some go so far as the claim that it can re-energize the body and be emotionally uplifting. Psychics believe that the gem can help to open blocked energy and assist its wearer find his or her own inner light. It can also help one to connect on all levels to their particular higher power.
The gem also has healing properties. It strengthens the circulatory and immune systems and purifies the reproductive system. Some believe that it can also be useful in treating infection. Others claim it has the power to heal mental and emotional issues as well.