Carnelian crystal is usually red or orange in appearance. It is common and is sourced from India, Peru, Iceland, Romania, Britain and India. Carnelian was used in ancient times to protect the dead on their journey to the afterlife. For this reason it is thought to remove the fear of death.
Emotional Healing Uses of Carnelian
Carnelian is a powerful grounding stone. It will help to anchor you in times of intense energy. Carnelian also improve analytic abilities and helps to clarify your perception of a situation. It can help you in times of anger as it will help to banish negative emotions and protect you against envy, rage and resentment.
Physical Healing Uses of Carnelian
Carnelian crystal represents lifeforce and vitality. It is a powerful healing stone that helps to improve absorption of vitamins and minerals. It can help to accelerate healing when you are suffering from a cold or flu.
Carnelian also activates the base chakra which can help to increase fertility or help with menstrual cycle issues.
It also alleviates lower back pain, arthritis and rheumatism.
Practical Uses of Carnelian
- Place Carnelian near your front door to invoke protection and welcome abundance.
- Wear it as a pendant to stimulate your metabolism.
- Carry it in your pocket to help with fertility or menstrual issues.
- Carry it in your hand with Aventurine and crystal quartz to support healing during a cold or flu.