Carnelian – Improves connection to other people, enhances creativity. Good for energy storage. Associated with astrological signs Taurus, Cancer and Leo. A general “feel better stone” it helps with studying, memory, inspiration, speech and the voice, especially good for live performers. Can help reduce laziness and apathy and bring vitality, self-esteem, compassion, courage and personal power. Good on meditation retreats, reduces thirst, great for digestion, tissue regeneration and revitalization of the blood. Good for the gallbladder, liver, lungs, kidneys, spine, spleen, pancreas and thyroid, helps with appetite and eating disorders, asthma, hay fever, common colds, bronchitis, inflections, jaundice, helps heal minor cuts and grazes. Enhances your connection to the spirit and enables you to see the links between disease and emotions so that you can deal with the emotions and prevent disease. Reduces anger, envy, fear, rage, sorrow, confusion and jealousy. Good for treating menopause and infertility and in general womb care as Carnelian empowers the Tekh arit (Svadhisthana/Sacral chakra), Sekfkhet Arit (Muladhara/Root chakra) and Ob arit (Manipura/Solar Plexus chakra). Provides courage and physical energy to take action to finish projects. Carnelian has a long traditional use as an amulet particularly in central Asia where it is the most popular magickal crystal associated with blood and the worship of fire, passion and the universal life force energy that permeates all things. Enhances self-esteem, competence and creativity. Helps to enhance desire and satisfaction, helps with sexual pleasure. In Egypt, a carnelian amulet was called a TJET, sacred to the goddess Auset, it was used to protect the dead on their journey to the afterlife. This grounding and stabilizing stone increases your metabolism, restores vitality and improves the flow of energy through your body. Sefkhet, Ob & Tekh Aritu (Root/Muladhara, Sacral/Svadhisthana & Solar Plexus/Manipura Chakras) 

small tumbled Carnelian