Bring some joy and courage into your life with this beautiful, warm and empowering crystal. Carnelian is a special representative of the Chaldecon family: When it is formed from hydrothermal solutions in volcanic rocks, the silicic acid must have a high water content, otherwise, the colouring iron oxide does not finely divide to give the stone its colour, but is eliminated instead.
In addition to the intense colour and interesting structures, the mineral's popularity in the manufacture of jewellery can be explained primarily by its low hardness. In the Middle Ages, numerous signet rings, such as that of Martin Luther, were carved from a carnelian.
This rich coloured red/orange crystal helps with physical and emotional strengthening, boldness and courage. It's a great option to have in an office or studying place to increase motivation and creativity. Carnelian grounds and anchors you in the present reality. The gem is a stabilizing stone with high energy, it is excellent for restoring vitality and motivation, and for stimulating creativity. The stone is also excellent at cleansing stones. Carnelian imparts an acceptance of the cycle of life and removes the fear of death. It gives courage and boldness, promotes positive life choices and motivates business success. The gem is also very good at helping to overcome abuse of any kind. The stone helps you to trust yourself and your perceptions. Emotionally, this gem is a powerful protector against envy, rage, and resentment, your's or other people's. Carnelian calms anger and banishes emotional negativity, replacing it with a love of life.
One of the best ways to benefit from the Carnelian energy and vitality is wearing this crystal when you need that extra boost. There are several options available, from rings to earrings, necklaces or bracelets, it will help you maintain that energy throughout the day. And they look stunning, with that bold, vibrant colour. You can also use Carnelian for meditation, to help you get rid of envy or to release any type of pain caused by others, negative emotions, and to help you move forward. Think of this crystal as the blazing sun with that warm energy that empowers and stimulates you. Because of this stimulating energy, avoid having this stone in the bedroom or need your bed. Also, if you wear this crystal often remind yourself to cleanse it frequently too.