Carnelian, a variety of chalcedony, has been a revered stone since antiquity. The Romans believed that Carnelian increased courage, confidence, and strength, the Egyptians believed that Carnelian would assist the dead on their journey to the afterlife, and medieval alchemists believed that it could release the energy of other stones.
Magically, Carnelian is regarded as a powerful stone with a fiery energy that has the ability to combat insecurity and apathy. Using Carnelian is thought to aid in creativity, increase motivation, and fight off insomnia. It is also used in protection spells to ward off misfortune.
Carnelian is associated with the Solar Plexus Chakra, which governs will and self-esteem.
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