Black Agate is in tune with the Earths energies and balances Yin and Yang. It is grounding stone, Valuable in difficult or confusing times in our lives. Extremely helpful to people who are in the process of ” letting go” or releasing the past attachments to “people , places and things. Absorbs and flattens emotional intensity. Helps to smooth out the “Roller Coaster Ride” of emotions. Black Agate is a Tremendous Strength Provider, especially during times of extreme stress. Black Agate is used to Deflect or Absorb the negativity of others, and in that way is a good stone for protection from negative forces and influences. . Black Agate Sharpens your senses. As well it Fortifies self confidence and responsibility. Excellent stone for initiating the process of centering and alignment of the total person with a Higher Power. It helps us to absorb whatever energy we need from the Universe.