Attributes: Carnelian grounds and anchors you in the present reality. A stabilizing stone with high energy, it is excellent for restoring vitality and motivation, and for stimulating creativity. It is useful for dramatic pursuits. Carnelian also has the ability to cleanse other stones. Removes fear of death, in ancient times it was used to protect the dead on their journey to the afterlife. It gives courage, promotes positive life choices, dispels apathy, and motivates for success in business and other matters. Carnelian is useful for overcoming abuse of any kind. The stone helps you trust yourself and your perceptions.
Healing: Carnelian is full of the life force and vitality. It stimulates the metabolism. Carnelian activates the base chakra influencing the female reproductive organs, and increases fertility. This stone overcomes frigidity and impotence, heals lower back problems, rheumatism, arthritis, neuralgia, and depression. Carnelian accelerates healing in bones and ligaments, and improves the absorption of vitamins and minerals and ensures a good supply of blood to organs and tissues.