||Red, orange, pink, brown
||Small, translucent pebble, often water-worn or tumbled
ATTRIBUTES: Carnelian grounds and anchors you in the present reality and stabilizes high energy by restoring vitality, motivation
and creativity. Carnelian also has the ability to cleanse other stones and can remove the fear of death and bring acceptance to the cycle's of life. It gives courage, promotes positive life choices, dispels apathy, and motivates for success in business and other matters. It is also useful for overcoming abuse of any kind and helping you to trust in yourself and your perceptions. It gets to the bottom of what makes you tick, overcomes negative conditioning, and encourages steadfastness. Carnelian improves analytic abilities and clarifies perception and sharpens concentration and dispels mental lethargy. This stone is a powerful protector against envy, rage, and resentment, yours or other people's. It calms anger and banishes emotional negativity, replacing it with a love of life.
HEALING: Carnelian is full of the life force and vitality. It stimulates the metabolism. Carnelian activates the base chakra, influences the female reproductive organs, and increases fertility. This stone overcomes frigidity and impotence, heals lower back problems, rheumatism, arthritis, neuralgia, and depression, especially in those of advanced years. It regulates bodily fluids and the kidneys, accelerates healing in bones and ligaments, and snatches blood. Carnelian improves the absorption of vitamins and minerals and ensures a good supply of blood to organs and tissues.