Lava Stone is a grounding stone that strengthens one's connection to Mother Earth. It gives us strength and courage, allowing us stability through times of change. It provides guidance and understanding in situations where we may need to "bounce back". A calming stone, it is very useful in dissipating anger. Dragon's Vein Agate can heighten creative visualization. It strengthens the ability and will to manifest one's life purpose on earth. Promotes energy and strength, and will help one discover the truth in a matter and to aid in accepting one's fate. Black onyx is ultimately known to be a protective stone. It lends one the power of strong defense by absorbing negative energies and especially assists those who feel like they are being drained of personal energy. A stone of discipline, it aids one in achieving and "grinding" out their goals and stimulates good decision making.