C A R N E L I A N
Zodiac Stone : Virgo & Leo
Carnelian is associated with the Sacral and Solar Plexus chakras, it is said to alleviate jealousy and possessiveness in relationships. Carnelian is a crystal of confidence, empowerment and passion. A stabilizing stone that restores vitality and motivation, and stimulates creativity. It gives courage, promotes positive life choices, dispels apathy and motivates for success. Known as a stone of endurance, leadership and courage, Carnelian has protected and inspired throughout history.
Carnelian is useful for overcoming abuse of any kind. It helps in trusting yourself and your perceptions. It helps with anger management, a crystal of ambition, drive and determination if you are aiming for the top. A good crystal for defeating bullies or anyone that exerts pressure. Carnelian is ideal for anyone who assert themselves or make a major career or personal leap.
Roman Carnelian rings or seals engraved with deity images or fierce animals were considered both protective and lucky.
Amethyst's affirmation is: I am as courageaous as a lioness.