CRYSTALS & THEIR HEALING PROPERTIES
Carnelian is composed of Silicon Dioxide and is a crypto crystalline quartz (Chalcedony) belonging to the Quartz group of minerals. This stone is formed when quartz crystals have iron impurities. The colour of the crystal depends on the level of iron in the crystal.
Carnelian when place with other stones will clear them of negative energy. If you place a carnelian stone near the front door abundance will be invited into the home.
Carnelian is a yellow, orange orange-red, pink or red stone that is formed as small translucent to transparent pebbles that do occasionally have inclusions.
It is a close relative of Sard, which is more opaque, duller and darker with shades ranging from a deep reddish brown to almost black.
CARNELIAN and THE CHAKRAS
Carnelian helps the base and sacral chakras. Red is a stone of passion and sexuality and is best used with the sacral chakra
Carnelian, in its beautiful shades of orange, stimulates the Sacral Chakra. It controls the flow of Kundalini energy living in the base chakra up through the spinal cord.
Your intuition is activated by this chakra. A closed sacral chakra shows as confusion, over dependency on others, repression of feelings, an inability to feel joy, fear of sensuality or sex, and frustration.
The redder end of carnelians colour spectrum will open and activate the base chakra it is the source of kundalini energy that will assist in balancing all the other chakras.
When blocked you will feel lethargic, have little enthusiasm for life, and you will need constant stimulation from outside sources.
An excellent source of chakra meditation is on YouTube.
CARNELIAN and physical health
Carnelian stimulates, balances and heals women's reproductive systems including the uterus, ovaries, fallopian tubes, cervix and vagina. Carnelian eases premenstrual syndrome, irregular menstrual cycles, cramps, and can bring on your menstrual cycle if puberty is delayed for too long.
It will help girls at menarche to appreciate their bodies and women to value and respect their life making ability.
This stone promotes responsible sexuality, sacred sex and planned reproduction.
Carnelian influences the male and female reproductive organs by increaseing fertility, overcomeing impotence and frigidity.
Carnelian warms and eases non-inflammatory arthritis. It will increase you metabolism. This stone helps with lower back problem, rheumatism and neuralgia. It regulates your body fluids and kidneys.
If the carnelian is laid directly on a wound it will help stop the bleeding. Carnelian helps with maintaining a good nutrition and ensures that there is a good blood supply to the body.
CARNELIAN and your feelings
Carnelian grounds and anchors you into reality. This is a stabilising stone with very high energy levels. Carnelian is excellent for restoring your vitality and motivation. It is the stone for creativity which include drama, art and dance.
Carnelian gives courage, promotes positive life choices, dispels apathy and motivates you for success.
Carnelian will help you safely overcome all forms of abuse. This stone will help you trust in yourself and your views of the world. It will protect you from envy, rage and resentment.
This stone can improve the mother and child relationship. Carnelian is supportive of new mothers, and pregnancy, it eases a fear of parenting.
This stone helps infants adjust to their physical bodies. Carnelian eases children's resistance to discipline. Carnelian provides emotional support for asthmatic children and adults.
When used correctly, carnelian can encourage boldness, initiative, dramatic abilities, assertiveness and affability. It also encourages gregariousness and will intensify your emotions.
IMAGES OF CARNELIAN
CARNELIAN and the mind
Carnelian aids creativity of all sorts. This stone will improve your analytical abilities and give you clear perception.
It is a excellent stone for meditation as it helps remove unwanted thoughts while you are in the meditative state.
Carnelian sharpens concentration and dispels mental lethargy.
Carnelian promotes the sacredness of home and family.
This stone warms and energies you and is particularly useful for combating sluggishness and invigorating the mind and body.
CARNELIAN and the spirit
Carnelian will help you accept the cycle of life, birth - childhood - adolescence - adulthood - life's end and ease the fear of death.
Carnelian brings an energy that is full of life and vitality. If carried or worn this stone will help you feel anchored and comfortable with even the most chaotic of environments. Carnelian can also improve your motivation and drive, helping you to forge a more efficient path to success in your career and personal matters
CRYSTALS A - C
CRYSTALS D - F
CRYSTALS G - I
CRYSTALS J - L
CRYSTALS M - O
CRYSTALS P - R
CRYSTALS S - U
CRYSTALS V - Z