Carnelian Flat Palm Stone
Carnelian metaphysical properties:
This is pretty much as Martian as it gets! Carnelian has a powerfully fiery, yet grounding energy that activates the first, second and third chakras. This connection makes it an excellent self-esteem builder, ideal if you need help voicing your opinions or asking for what you really want. This is the stone of empowerment and courage.
In ancient times, warriors wore it for courage to go into battle.
On an emotional and mental level, Carnelian aids decision-making, getting grounded, dispelling doubts and taking action. It also resonates beautifully with the physical body, bringing fresh, vital energy that illuminates physical life. Carnelian calls in high-frequency energy for your meditation or when you actively create. Carnelian is also very useful for inspiring the next best action to take because of it’s empowering and motivating nature. Artists love how Carnelian promotes creativity, inspiration and self-affirmation.
When you first wake-up, before you get out of bed, reach for your Carnelian and place it on your navel. Focus on what you want to manifest for that day. Carnelian is especially beneficial to women because of it’s hormone-balancing properties and connection with life-giving blood.
As you can see, Carnelian is highly variable in appearance and often has inclusions and spots of the outer rock surface as part of the polished stone. Carnelian is very magnetic. Holding a piece of Carnelian makes you feel happier.