Crystals and Minerals



By Morningbird

Sardonyx is a type of agate that is red or brown with white bands.

Sardonyx is a birthstone for the month of August and Leo.
It is a traditional gift for the 7th and 10th wedding anniversary

Magical and Healing Properties

Sardonyx may be carried or worn to increase personal strength and willpower. It an excellent stone for public speakers as it promotes eloquence.

Place Sardonyx in the corners of your home to prevent break ins and misfortune and ensure domestic tranquility.

When this stone is carved into an image, it easily channels the properties of the creature whose shape it shares and makes an excellent amulet for people who can benefit from these qualities.

Written by Morningbird & Witchipedia Team

I have been practicing magick alone and with family and friends for over 30 years. As a founder and lead writer on Witchipedia, I’ve been publishing articles since 2006.

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