Black Botswana Agate earrings with small faceted 4.5mm Black Onyx gemstones that measure 1.77 inches long from the top of the stainless steel French ear wire. The Botswana Agate stones themselves measure 18mm wide by 19.4mm long.
Botswana Agate meaning:
Botswana Agate is volcanic in origin from 187 million years ago. Unlike other igneous stones which form in flat layers, these stones formed in waves along rolling in and out of existing fault lines.
Botswana Agate does come from Botswana, Africa. There it is known as Sunset Stone. It is believed to hold the sun's light and it is believed to provide safety and security to hose who are alone in the dark.
In Africa, Botswana Agate is used in fertility rituals.
Botswana Agate metaphysical properties:
Botswana Agate is amazing. Botswana Agate is the best stone for increasing oxygen intake throughout your body and specifically skin, lungs, blood and brain. It is excellent for smokers or those who have suffered from smoke inhalation. Black Botswana Agate is great for life guards as it helps revive rescued individuals. Hold a Botswana Pocket stone after exposure to X-rays.
Botswana Agate lifts the energy of depression and lethargy. Botswana Agate encourages wisdom by encouraging reflecting, checking within, slowing down, and learning from past behaviors.
Black Onyx meaning:
The word onyx is derived from a Greek word that pertains to a fingernail or a claw: onychos.
Black Onyx healing properties:
Onyx is great for the heart, capillaries, kidneys, skin and nerves. Recommended for stress reduction. Black Onyx opens the first, third and sixth chakras. Black Onyx also balances the feminine and masculine within a person.