Carnelian Crystal is a variety of Chalcedony (which is a member of the Quartz family) its colour ranges from orange to a burnt orange and red with some specimens including banding of different shades. Carnelian has been a symbol of courage over time and is also known for bringing confidence to the user.
The crystal healing properties of Carnelian are particularly focused in the area of vitality, fertility, passion, success and passion for life.
Carnelian is a stone that is known to attract good luck, prosperity and success. In motivating one for success it activates courage, assertiveness, passion, confidence and self-trust. It assists in overcoming negative conditioning allowing one to have the courage to take action setting and following a new path and new goals.
Carnelian activates the lifeforce energy and brings vitality and power bringing an enthusiasm for life. In working with the lifeforce energy it connects one to the physical self and acts to support and strengthen fertility and sexuality. This crystal can not only revitalise and bring passion to one’s love life if also brings into this space a sense of playfulness, tenderness and to recognise self as love.
This crystal helps to embrace change, transform life and awakens inherent talents and skills. As an extension of this it helps to connect one with inspiration from the spiritual realms.
Carnelian dispels sorrow, apathy, indolence and passivity. It alleviates jealousy and possessiveness and protects against envy, rage, resentment and fear. Carnelian is a crystal that helps to overcome impacts of abuse.