Carnelian focuses analytical capabilities, and aids in meditation by allowing deeper concentration and keeping out interrupting thoughts. Carnelian is useful in making decisions by keeping us focused on the here and now and not on past experiences. Calms anger and grounds you back into reality, while keeping you aware of unconditional Love permeating the Universe. Encourages initiative and determination.
Physically, can increases personal power and physical energy. Relieves PMS and menopausal symptoms as well as assisting in the areas of fertility and potency.

Like the unexpected fire of a sunset, or the first flash of autumn brilliance, Carnelian captivates. Its bold energy brings a rush of warmth and joy that lingers, stimulating and empowering. Known as a stone of motivation and endurance, leadership and courage, Carnelians have protected and inspired throughout history.

antiquity, as well as today, Carnelian is believed to help timid speakers become both eloquent and bold. Ancient Warriors wore Carnelian around their neck for courage and physical power to conquer their enemies. In Egypt it was worn by master architects to show their rank of builder, and alchemists of the Middle Ages used it as a boiling stone to activate the energy of other Chalcedonies. As the first stone in the breastplate of the High Priest, it signified the blood of the martyrs, and was once believed to prevent illness and the Plague.

The ancient Egyptians called Carnelian "the setting sun." In its orange hues, they identified it with the receptive or passive female energies, and associated it with the fertile menstrual blood of the mother goddess, Isis. In its red, red-orange to reddish brown shades, they considered it the active male energy stone, recognized by its glowing vibrant color. Carnelian is traditionally worn to enhance passion, love, and desire.

Worry stones are smooth, polished gemstones usually in the shape of an oval with a thumb-sized indentation
They are also known as thumb stones or wish stones. They originated in Ancient Greece.They enjoyed relatively large popularity in the 1970's.

Held between the index finger and thumb, rubbing them is believed to lessen one's worries, relieve anxiety use used for relaxation. Thumb stones work by using a form of reflexology or nerve pressure that when rubbed promotes a feeling of calm and relaxation. Tune into the relaxing power of a thumb stone by rubbing the smooth indented surface of the stone.

Every crystal is unique so will vary in shape, size and colour as no two crystals are identical. The photograph gives a representation of the thumb stone you will receive but it will not be identical.

Carnelian worry stone

£6.00Price