Onyx is strength giving. It provides support in difficult or confusing circumstances and during times of enormous mental or physical stress. Onyx centers your energy and aligns it with a higher power, accessing higher guidance. It can take you forward to view the future and, with it's capacity to impart personal strength, facilitates being master of one's destiny. This stone promotes vigor, steadfastness, and stamina. It aids learning lessons, imparting self-confidence and helping you be at ease in your surroundings. Can be used to heal old grief. Alleviates overwhelming fears and worries. Balances the yin and the yang.
Onyx sheds light on your inner truth in meditation practice because it's a chance for a one-on-one with you and the universe. It keeps the mind free of societal expectations and self-doubt, leaving just you and your authentic self to contemplate your existence within the vast universe.