Carnelian (or cornelian) is a reddish-brown mineral which is a variety of the silica mineral chalcedony coloured by impurities of iron oxide. The colour can vary greatly ranging from pale orange to an intense almost-black colouration.
Carnelian is useful in making decisions by keeping us focused on the here and now and not on past experiences. Carnelian calms anger and grounds you in reality, while keeping you aware of unconditional Love permeating the Universe. Carnelian encourages initiative and determination. Carnelian increases personal power and physical energy gives courage and boosts creativity and compassion. Mentally, Carnelian focuses on analytical capabilities and aids meditation by allowing deeper concentration and keeping out interrupting thoughts.
Please Note: Natural gemstone or semi-precious stone comes from mineral. Due to the naturality, the stones may have tiny flaw. Meanwhile, cutting or polishing also makes every piece of gemstone vary in colour and size. Image may look different (colour) due to many monitor or device resolutions.