Carnelian aids in understanding the inner self and strengthens concentration. It helps to overcome the fear of public speaking, increases self worth, and brings success in one’s career. Increases & inspires courage without unnecessary aggressiveness.
Carnelian assists in stimulating creativity. It has a clearing effect, dispelling negative energies as it replaces them with positive ones. Makes it easier for you to feel in control of your life.
Carnelian can promote balanced digestion. For lower abdominal pain, this stone placed on the pubic bone each day for 20 minutes may reduce pain. Carnelian encourages the formation of new blood cells, and bleeding will respond favorably to treatment with this “Stone of Isis”. Physically, Carnelian has been used to encourage healing of open sores, kidney stones and other kidney problems.
Also said to protect from ill wishers, driving away evil. Carnelian has been worn to guard against others who try to read your thoughts and from keeping dark forces from influencing your mind.