Carnelian is an energy booster. It helps the insecure person to find strength within them so they can come into their own. It is also a stone of protection from anger, jealousy and fear. In addition, it can help with manifestation of one’s desires, and bring good luck. Carnelian can help ease or remove sorrows. It also helps stabilize energies in the home. It also protects from bad vibrations and calms temper. Carnelian has a long and storied past, and was once considered strictly the property of the noble class in India. Colors vary from light to dark orange, so dark it almost looks black. Carnelian is a stone of grounding and well-being and is connected to the Root Chakra (connection to earth, survival instincts, self-preservation) and the Sacral Chakra (sexuality, relationships, creativity).
Affirmation: I have inner peace and joy.

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