Key words: Mental discipline, focus, happiness, optimism + confidence.
About: Banded onyx, micro-crystalline quartz. Onyx a type of agate, combines alternating layers of sard + onyx.
Chakras: Root (1st)
Legend: Protective + detoxifying. Invokes search for meaningful existence. Promotes integrity. Brings lasting happiness + stability to relationships. Attracts friends. Improves perception. This stone was said to have been used as a talisman in Ancient Egypt for protection against evil, as it has a strong level of psychic protection energy.
Affirmation: I am open to protection, both for myself + others in the Universe.