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About Onyx :

Where Onyx is Found : Color of Onyx :
Most multi-colored raw onyx is found in Brazil, but it can be found worldwide. Onyx may be brown, white, grey, or black, although the color most commonly associated with onyx is black.
Birthstone : Anniversary :
Onyx is considered the astrological birthstone for Leo, the mystical birthstone for December, and an alternative birthstone for February. Onyx is the anniversary gemstone for the 7th and 10th year of marriage.

Spiritual and Physical Beliefs About Onyx :
Mexican Onyx (white and brown) is believed to aid in sleeping. Some spiritualists believe that black onyx can help to change habits. It can help with objective thinking, spiritual inspiration, and the control of emotions and passions, which helps the wearer move beyond bad relationships and old hurts. Some claim onyx can help physical ailments such as hearing problems, heart trouble, and ulcers. Onyx is also believed to improve concentration and devotion. It may be for this reason that it is often used in rosaries.