Small, up to 10g
Medium, up to 15g
Big, up to 40g
Mineral Mix: Carnelian, also called cornelian, a translucent, semiprecious variety of the silica mineral chalcedony that owes its red to reddish brown colour to colloidally dispersed hematite (iron oxide). It is a close relative of sard, differing only in the shade of red. This semi-precious quartz stone ranges in color from sleek yellow-orange to rich, near reddish-orange to a deep reddish-brown. It can also be anything from totally translucent to semi-opaque.
Associated With: Sacral Chakra
Top 5 Virtues: Courage, Creativity, Vitality, Joy, Sexual energy
MOHS Hardness: 6-7
Our Personal View: I always feel like Carnelian ignites and harnesses my inner flame, it captivates my sense of bravery and courage and helps me do battle with the day. It is written in history that it would be worn as a talisman around the neck to provide courage to the ancient warriors and fighters. Carnelian symbolises bold energy, warmth, and a joy that lingers as much as it empowers and stimulates, i often think about it like a warm fire, filling your heart and soul with warmth and joy on a cold and dark night, when its pouring with rain outside. So whenever i am feeling sad and a bit "alone" i will reach for carnelian to bring some of its warmth and joy into my world. It known for being a stone of courage, endurance, energy, leadership, and motivation. It can help us work through projects and ideas, course work, uni work & making big decisions. Carnelians have inspired and protected us throughout history thanks to their bright, rich colouring and i am sure they will support and protect us for centuries to come! Carnelians are said to balance and open the sacral chakra, which stores our creative and sexual energies. This energy point is orange, just like the crystal, and attracts power, boosting vitality. This special gem can also help to stimulate sexual energy and boost fertility. Therefore, if you are having difficulties in this area, consider using the Carnelian to give you a lil help in the bedroom. Overall it is simply a must have crystal in your collection as it is a stabilising stone, Carnelian restores vitality and motivation, and stimulates creativity. It gives courage, promotes positive life choices, dispels apathy and motivates for success. I hope you love it as much as i do!
💜 Elle 💜