Steeped in ancient lore and legend this powerful gem can help attract good fortune, assist in increasing physical energy and stamina and lend courage in times of hopelessness and fearfulness. A long history shows this beautiful stone which ranges in colour from gold to vibrant red was the chosen gem to protect and to lend power (even to other stones).
Ancient Warriors wore Carnelian around their neck for courage and physical power to conquer their enemies. The ancient Egyptians called Carnelian “the setting sun.” and in Egypt it was worn by master architects to show their rank of builder, and alchemists of the Middle Ages used it as a boiling stone to activate the energy of other Chalcedonies (Carnelian is in the Chalcedony family of crystals). As the first stone in the breastplate of the High Priest, it signified the blood of the martyrs, and was once believed to prevent illness and the Plague.
Brightly hued stones of orange and red , like carnelians, are excellent aids for training, coordination of physical exercise programs, and for balancing body energy levels. Carnelian aids architects, builders and construction workers in their creation of master buildings. Carnelians boost a listless attitude and can stimulate the appetite kick starting metabolism!
Carnelian is a stone of good fortune and has been used as a talisman for attracting success in business and in relationships for centuries. It raises personal energies to help to overcome negative emotions, rage, jealousy. It assists in the fight against depression and can be used to bring calm energy into your life!
Carnelian is in stock and on sale at White Flame Company! Call ahead if you would like to reserve yours at the sale price! 905 385 7251.