Carnelian has a revitalising and motivating energy, one which enhances creativity, courage and self-confidence. A crystal to refresh, energise and uplift.
Emotionally: A crystal to promote self-confidence, courage and passion. It helps to overcome fear and doubt in oneself.
Spiritually: A stone to ground your dreams for manifesting, bringing them to reality. Calming the mind, it aids meditation and channeling.
Physically: Enhances energy and vitality to the physical body. Cleansing and activating the Sacral chakra, it increases fertility.
Chakra: Root, Sacral and Solar Plexus
Carnelian works in harmony with: Clear Quartz, Citrine, Sunstone, Red Jasper and Smoky Quartz
Countries of discovery: Britain, India, Czech Republic, Iceland, Romania, Brazil, Uraguay and Peru
The geology: Carnelian is a silicon dioxide mineral, of the Chalcedony family, with a hardness of 7 on the Mohs Scale. It is found in varying shades of orange, from very pale to dark reddish orange.
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