Onyx is typically a black stone that sometimes has translucent white layers running through it. 

Healing Properties of Onyx

  • gives the person strength
  • helps to see the real you
  • aids in freeing your fears
  • essential in spiritual awakenings
  • helps to remove grief
  • promotes self-control
  • encourages happiness and good fortune

Name Origin

Onyx is the Greek word for "claw" or "fingernail" referring to the translucent layers.



Mohs Scale

6.5 to 7

**** Disclaimer****

Crystal healing is not to be considered as a substitute for conventional medicine. If you have a serious health issue, you should consult your doctor. The healing properties listed here are from personal research and it does not mean that you will definitely experience or benefit from these properties and crystals.