BENEFITS: Clarity, deflecting negativity, protection, healing, decision-making, intuition, recognition of personal strengths.
MALA BEADS: Snowflake Obsidian · Onyx
Snowflake Obsidian, a stone of purity, is reputed to bring balance to body, mind and spirit. This stone is known to keep centered and focused when any type of chaotic situation presents itself. In general, Obsidian is a very grounding and protective stone. It is used as a great cleanser of negative energies, helping to remove not only negativity experienced in the environment, but also that of one’s own emotions, such as anger, jealousy, greed, resentment, etc. Obsidian is often used for healing and releasing energy blockages, and has a tendency to work quickly to move truths to the surface to be resolved.
Onyx is known to be a powerful protection stone. Black Onyx absorbs and transforms negative energy, and helps to prevent the drain of personal energy. Black Onyx is reputed to aid the development of emotional and physical strength and stamina, especially when support is needed during times of stress, confusion or grief. Black Onyx fosters wise decision-making. This stone is known to enhance inner strength and to help maintain control of any situation.
This stone is reputed to be a grounding stone, helping to smooth excessive energies. It is an excellent stone for use during a diet as it enhances one’s discipline. Use Black Onyx to encourage happiness and good fortune.