Used in ancient times to protect the dead in their journey to the afterlife, Carnelian Agate, usually just called Carnelian, is a powerful Sacral Chakra Stone. Carnelian increases personal power and physical energy, gives courage, and boosts creativity and compassion. 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.
Physically, Carnelian increases blood circulation, aids in male impotency, increases appetite, alleviates problems of the liver, bladder, kidneys and spleen. It can help with PMS as well as anxiety associated with sexual anxieties.
Physical and Metaphysical Properties for Tumbled Carnelian
Properties for Stone: Carnelian
Primary Chakra: Sacral Chakra
Astrological Sign: Cancer, Leo
Numerical Vibration: Number 5, Number 6
Hardness: 7 Hardness
Color: Orange, Red
Physical Issues & Ailments: Carnelian helps to release negative emotions, boost self-esteem, heighten bravery, courage and creativity. In folklore, a carnelian placed by the front door is said to bring prosperity and abundance to the home. Carrying Carnelian on you is said to aid in the healing of kidney stones. Carnelian is especially helpful for clearing and balancing your Sacral Chakra, where your emotions, creativity and Divine feminine power are held.
You'll get ONE piece of tumbled Carnelian that I'll intuitively choose for you out of my collection. Sizes and color combinations naturally vary among the stones though most pieces are ½ - 1 ½" long.
Your Carnelian stone will come in an organza gift bag with a white sage leaf and instructions for cleansing and charging your stone