Carnelian Stone Stokes the Fires of Creativity

Carnelian Stone Stokes the Fires of Creativity

September 6, 2021|Crystal & Mineral Information


Vibrant and juicy carnelian sparks the fire of creativity. It has long been known as a stone of courage and leadership that has been worn during battles to help warriors have courage “to do battle”.   I have used carnelian as a power stone in work environments by wearing it in jewelry or carrying a piece of tumbled carnelian in my pocket. 

Carnelian has long been used as a talisman over the millennia to aid in concentration and focus, and to increase vitality and personal power. It is a perfect companion for the root and sacral chakras.

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These carnelian palm stones fit perfectly in your hand, which makes for a nice meditation aid. They can also be used in grid work, will grace any altar or meditation space and work in crystal healing sessions. 

Carnelian's crystal system is trigonal, Mohs hardness is 7 and is associated with the element of fire.

Carnelian is a form of chalcedony, a mineral in the quartz family that can be orange, red, pink or brown.

The major varieties of quartz are aventurine, agate, amethyst, carnelian, chalcedony, citrine, dumortierite, jasper, milky quartz, onyx, rock crystal or clear quartz, prasiolite , rose quartz, rutilated quartz, smokey quartz and tiger's eye. 

This pouch of tumbled carnelian gemstone chip is perfect for crafting, jewelry making and medicine bundles. Carnelian is safe to use in a gemstone elixir and will aid a boost to your drinking water. Always check a stones possible toxicity before considering for use in a gemstone elixir.



Be the change you wish to see in the world. -Mahatma Gandhi-

With Love,

Chrysalis Chris

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