Onyx (Chalcedony)

Onyx is an astrological gemstone many types of which are used as astrological substitutes for primary gemstones. For example Green Onyx is an astrological substitute for Emerald. ONYX gemstone is a type of Chalcedony which has parallel banded layers. The colors of the bands may range from white to many other shades like black, blue, green, red, red-orange, orange, honey etc. The various varieties of Onyxes are used for Astrological as well as healing purposes.

Who Should Wear An Onyx Which Onyx To Buy Qualities Of A Good Onyx Benefits Of Onyx | How To Wear Onyx

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Who Should Wear An Onyx

  • Onyx is beneficial for those born under the Zodiac Sign Leo
  • The ruling planets for Onyx Stone are Mars and Saturn
  • From an astrological perspective, Green Onyx is a substitute for Emerald; however, it is not as strong as Green Tourmaline and Peridot since the effects are much weaker.
  • Black Onyx is worn to balance the malefic effects of Saturn. It has numerous spiritual, emotional, mental and physical healing benefits
  • Onyx is also a popular choice for wearing as jewelry.
  • Onyx is recommended for athletes

Which Onyx To Buy

The weight of the Onyx stone in carats should correspond to 1/10 of your body weight in kgs (60kg weight = 6carat Onyx). The bigger is the size of the stone size, greater will be its benefits.

Qualities Of A Good Onyx

  • Even color of the stone
  • Minimum inclusions
  • A Natural Unheated and untreated Onyx should be preferred.

Benefits Of Onyx

  • Onyx stone enhances strength, stamina, durability and self-control
  • Onyx gives strength.  It promotes vigor, steadfastness and stamina.  Imparts self-confidence, helping you to be at ease in your surroundings.  Onyx banishes grief, enhances self-control and stimulates the power of wise decision-making.  It encourages happiness and good fortune.
  • Onyx treats disorders of the bones, bone marrow and blood.  It is beneficial for teeth and the feet.
  • Onyx improves concentration.
  • Onyx boosts our self-confidence and sense of responsibility
  • Onyx will sharpen the sense of hearing and heal diseases of the inner ear. It improves the function of the sensory and motor nervous system, helps with weakness of the eyes and can fortify the immune system against susceptibility to infection.
  • It alleviates worry, tension and nervousness, eliminates confusion and nightmares. The black color gives strength to face challenges in life.

To read about some common questions related to Onyx Gemstone benefits and astrological significance, read our Blog Post HERE : Onyx Benefits

How To Wear Onyx

Onyx should preferably be worn in Silver. It can be worn either as a ring, pendant or bracelet.

You can select from a huge collection of Onyx rings, Onyx pendants and bracelet designs at Gempundit.com.

Green Onyx is worn in the little finger of the right hand.

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