Large Tumbled Carnelian
Carnelian has been a favored stone for millennia. This stone decorated ancient tombs as jewelry and as a talisman of protection. One of the power stones of earth, it has a kind, warming energy that connects to the earth and sun.
Full of life force energy and vitality, carnelian improves analytical abilities and helps you check your views on issues and brings them into focus. This stone is good for those who wish to increase their concentration, as well as banish emotional negativity. Carnelian helps to promote positive life changes, courage, and motivation with the ability to ground and anchor you in the present.
This stone is a powerful protector against envy, rage, and resentment. Carnelian is useful for overcoming abuse of any kind. It can activate the root chakra, stimulate the metabolism, and cleanse other stones. Carry carnelian to attract luck and prosperity; it is a talisman for success. Place this stone by your front door to invite abundance in and provide protection.
Carnelian was used by ancient warriors to provide courage and physical power in battle.
In ancient Mesopotamia, carnelian and jasper were tied around the wrists of newborns to fight off disease.
Legend says the Prophet Mohammed wore this stone mounted on silver inscribed with Allah’s name.
In ancient times, this stone was buried with the dead to help protect them on their journey into the afterlife.
Carnelian, a variety of Chalcedony, is a semi-precious gemstone. It is a form of cryptocrystalline quartz along with onyx, sard, agates and jaspers. This stone is typically found in red, orange and pink hues, the color comes from iron oxide impurities present when the stone was forming.
This stone connects to the root and sacral chakras.
This stone is associated with Taurus, Cancer, and Leo.
Carnelian is thought to bring a sense of vitality that emboldens physical strength and stamina. It also is believed to support the metabolism and reproductive organs.
Disclaimer: Crystal meanings and spiritual healing lore are not a prescription, diagnosis or healthcare information. They are presented as spiritual supports to healing and other life issues. See a doctor or licensed medical practitioner for all health issues.
Large Tumbled Carnelian Care
All gemstones are unique and special. Variation in color and inclusions are natural and to be expected. We have selected all of our stones for their high vibration and quality. Bathe in full moonlight regularly to energize crystals. Cleanse regularly by placing your tumbled Carnelian on a piece of selenite or by moving through the smoke of sage. These stones can be gently washed with soap and water if necessary.
Carnelian at Crystal Life
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