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These beautiful onyx bowls are great for placing little trinkets or just around the house. They are made using the finest marble, carved and then polished to enhance the natural details of the stone with which it is made.
Onyx, originates from Greek mythology meaning, fingernail or claw, is considered to be a strength giving stone which also provides protection to the bearer. It is known to calm fear and allow healing of past injuries and any physical traumas affecting the present life. Onyx is believed to increase intuition and instinct which is why it is such a useful stone for meditation. It is believed that Onyx absorbs negative energy and enhance physical and mental stamina.
Carrying a piece of this stone is said to settle disagreements and get rid of negative energy. In some parts of the world, it is rubbed between the two fingers to dispel feelings of strong emotion and worry.
It is a stone for Zodiac Leo and month of August.
Onyxes occur in bands of various colours but white and black layers are considered the most usual. Stones with a black base and white upper colour is considered ‘true’ or ‘Arabic Onyx’
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