Carnelian is known as the Artist’s Stone due to its warmth and vitality that allows for creative energy to flow. It’s known for being a stone of courage, endurance, energy, leadership, and motivation. Carnelian protects against envy, rage and resentment while also calming anger, banishing emotional negativity and replaces it with a love of life.
Carnelian is connected to the three lower chakras and can help to activate and align these centers. Working with the root chakra, carnelian can help ground and stabilize you. Carnelian’s connection to the sacral chakra can help connect to your passion, sensuality, and your inner fire. Carnelian infuses the body with life and light calling on the powers of physical energy as well as sexual energy. When working with the Solar Plexus, carnelian helps us inject to our power center.