Carnelian grounds and anchors you in the present moment. A stabilizing stone with high energy, it is excellent for helping you trust yourself and your perceptions. It gives courage, promotes positive life choices, dispels apathy and motivates for success in business and other matters.
For those of you who work with helping spirits move into the light, this stone was used in ancient times to protect the dead on their journey to the afterlife. Carnelian is a powerful guide in assisting you and those who you help.