Zodiac Stone: Taurus
Black Spinel is a very supportive stone, and can provide aid through times of uncertainty or confusion in one's life. It helps to lessen stress and bring about clarity of thought during such times. This clarity can help one make the correct decision, or see things more clearly for what they are.
Black Spinel can strengthen one's memory and can aid in memorizing and learning new things by enhancing one's ability to think clearly. It has a very clearing, calming energy. This can assist in manifestation of one's wishes and goals, while alleviating fear, and helping one remain grounded and focused.