Carnelian is a must-have gemstone for passion, courage and endurance. These fiery gems come in a range of deep red to vibrant orange colors, making carnelian a premier stone of the sacral chakra. Carnelian is like a burst of caffeine in gemstone form, bringing an increase in energy, strength and focus to the bearer. Because of these associations, these stones are believed to promote an active and balanced sex drive, increase fertility, and bring greater vitality to all aspects of life. Carry one of these gorgeous carnelian tumbled stones to remind you of your own inner beauty and strength, to bring more zest to your life, and to radiate this beauty out into the world around you.
Planet: The Sun, Venus
Chakra: Root, Sacral
Astrology: Taurus, Leo
Mohs hardness: 7
Average piece: 1.0 inches (2.5cm), .03 pounds (13.8g), $2.00 for small, $4.00 for large pieces.
All Karma Cottage stones are cleansed and blessed under a full moon.