Carnelian Stones are stones of action... that will give you the courage and confidence to move forward on a new path in life. In ancient times it was a stone used to protect the dead on their journey to the after-life. It is strong stone to aid the physical body... as it maintains an improved flow of life force energy via the blood. The vibration of this bright orange stone, will accelerate your motivation, and aid you to clarify your goals... so you can find your best direction in life. This power stone stimulates ambition and drive... so it will aid you in manifesting what you require to move onto your desired path forward in life. It aids moving forward on a new life path... and will aid you to make new, clearer decisions and better future career choices.
These orange stones are a type of chalcedony which is a variety of quartz crystal... so they have the added advantage that the quartz will amplify their energy. Like most orange stones, Carnelian is a stone of the sacral chakra, and it creates a stimulating vibration within this region... to help in the reproductive areas of the body as well as stimulating sexual energy.
It will also work well within the solar plexus chakra and the base chakra. Its energy will inspire courage and confidence, and may enhance your creativity. Although it is potent, its energy brings vitality... yet repudiates any possible negative possibilities, and once this extra energy is in the blood, it flows via the heart to the entire physical structure of the body. It kindles feelings of joy and warmth, and will enhance concentration, and help to strengthen your will power. This energy will highly activate the first through to third chakras... as well as resonating up into the heart chakra. If you wish to specifically use this stone to initiate an improvement in your sex life, combine it with Orange Calcite, and be ready for your sex life to take flight!
Keeping this stone on you is beneficial for the physical body. Its vibration aids tissue renewal... and it will aid your body to eliminate problems with rheumatism, fevers and skin problems. The energy of Carnelian Stones will help to dispel fear... and will bring inner peace. You can keep a Carnelian tumblestone in your pocket if you prefer. The energy of these orange crystals sharpens your enjoyment of life and stimulates the health of the physical body generally.
For the mind, Carnelian is another crystal to enhance concentration. Unlike the other stones mentioned so far, Carnelian affects the mind with a different approach. It works mostly through the Sacral and Root Chakras to promote one's analytical abilities. Carnelian can enhance one's focus and concentration by strengthening the lower chakras, keeping one well-grounded, which in turn, suppresses stray thoughts from interrupting one's studies. As an added bonus, Carnelian can be kept in a bag or box with other stones to keep them clear of negative energies. A stabilizing stone, Carnelian restores vitality and motivation, and stimulates creativity. It gives courage, promotes positive life choices, dispels apathy and motivates for success. It sharpens concentration and dispels mental lethargy. Carnelian aids in understanding the inner self and strengthens concentration. Carnelian balances creative and organization abilities, opens doors and creates a need to follow through on plans. Wear this stone to prevent other people from reading your thoughts or from dark forces attempting to influence your mind.
Known as a stone of motivation and endurance, leadership and courage. In the workplace, it is a crystal of ambition, drive and determination. It improves concentration and removes extraneous thoughts in daydreamers, and during meditation. Carnelian is a crystal of action, overcoming procrastination or indecision. It encourages one to stop waiting for dreams to appear, and stimulates the courage to embrace change and Divine Will to begin to make one's highest goals happen.
In summary, Carnelian stones will energize the physical body... and give you the vitality to take the actions you need to take. The action of this bright orange stone, will quicken your motivation, and help you to decide the direction to go in your life. If you know you need to move your life forward in a new direction... use this powerful stone. By its action to intensify your goals and drive... it may help you to manifest what you want to move onto your desired path forward in life!