Carnelian aids in understanding the inner self and is said to strengthen concentration. It can help one to overcome the fear of public speaking, increases self-worth, and is a fast-acting stone for motivating success in one’s career or business. Lightworkers believe that by balancing creative and organization abilities, Carnelian opens doors of opportunity and creates a need to follow through on plans. This can make it easier for us to ﬁnd direction, and its grounding eﬀects can make it easier for you to feel in control of your life. It is told to increase and inspire courage without unnecessary aggressiveness. This stabilizing stone, high energy stone anchors us to the present reality and is excellent for restoring vitality.
Highly prized by the Egyptians, Carnelian was believed to assist the soul on its journey in the afterlife and had great protective powers. Imparting acceptance of the cycle of life, this stone removes the fear of death and assists positive life choices. Great for overcoming abuse, Carnelian helps you to trust yourself and your perceptions so that you may overcome negative conditioning. It aids in understanding the inner self and strengthens concentration by removing extraneous thought, tuning daydreamers into everyday reality.