Creativity, Physical Vitality, Grounding
CARNELIAN is known as "The Stabilizer of Energy" and the "Stone of Confidence." Wonderful to wear when speaking, it helps one to impart acceptance of life's cycle and restore vitality and creativity. It encourages steadfastness, personal trust in decision making. It invites harmony and calm in the home. Brings life-force and vitality to the lymph system, tissues, aids in the absorption of nutrients.
Used in ancient times to protect the dead in their journey to afterlife, Carnelian helps to calm the fears about death and rebirth, bringing serenity and acceptance of the great cycle of life. Carnelian is a powerful Sacral Chakra Stone. It increases personal power and physical energy, gives courage, and boosts creativity and compassion. Wearing or carrying Carnelian can enhance vitality and will, providing higher energy needed when approaching new projects and dreams.
Mentally, Carnelian focuses analytical capabilities, and aids meditation by allowing deeper concentration and keeping out interrupting thoughts. Carnelian is useful in making decisions by keeping us focused on the here and now and not on past experiences. Carnelian calms anger and grounds you in reality, while keeping you aware of unconditional Love permeating the Universe. Carnelian encourages initiative and determination.
On the home front, Carnelian is useful to keep on hand, especially for the do-it-yourselfer, to prevent accidents. It is also used to protect the home from theft, fire and storm damage.