Carnelian crystal is a orange variety of Calcedony which is part of the Quartz family. Carnelian is used in the activation of the 2nd Chakra, associated with vitality, creativity and assertiveness. It's very powerful stone to be used by people who wants to build courage, confidence and power. It is also used by people who want to stop procrastinating or are unable to decide on a course of action. It's a "feel better" stone. It helps with study, memory, inspiration, speech and voice for performers. It can relives laziness and apathy and bring self-esteem. It helps with feelings of jealousy, fear and envy.
Each stone measures approximately 1" Element - Fire Common sources: Uruguay, Brazil and India Astrological Associations: Taurus, Cancer, Leo