Carnelian is a form of chalcedony and usually occurs in reddish-orange colors. This stone stimulates analytical capabilities, precision, perceptiveness, and awakens ones inherent talents. It helps to produce inspiration and connectedness to the spiritual world.


Carnelian protects against envy, fear and rage and helps to banish sorrow from the emotions as well as increasing our awareness of the association between the emotions and inner condition of self. Carnelian can be used to stabilize energy in the home and encourages us to live love. Being an orange stone, Carnelian is good for the lower chakras, especially the sacral chakra - increasing creativity and flow. It can assist one in drama and theatrical presentations.