Common Birthstone - July   

Medicine Wheel Birthstone  - June 21 - July 22   

Affinity for - Virgo, Leo, Taurus, and Cancer

Vibrational Numbers - 5 & 6

Key Words - Courage, Vitality, Sexuality, Confidence, Action

Element - Fire

Chakras - Root/1st/Earth/Muladhara, Sacral/2nd/Water/Svadhisthana, Solar Plexus/3rd/Fire/Manipura

Mantra - "I am filled with the vital energies of life, and I take action with confidence and power"

Carnelian encourages brotherhood amongst all. It stimulates analytical capabilities and precision. Carnelian is opening to creativity, individuality and prosperity; awakening ones inherent talents. It protects against envy, fear and rage, and helps banish sorrow. Carnelian was one of the stones said to be worn on the breastplate of the High Priest because of its ability to provide connectiveness to the spiritual world. 

Structure of Carnelian

Carnelian is composed primarily of silicon dioxide (SiO2) and is a banded, transparent to translucent, red to reddish-brown or even orange variety of Chalcedony, a special type of quartz known for its tight microcrystalline structure.  It has a hardness of 7.  

Healing Properties of Carnelian

Carnelian spiritually assists in taking action to manifest goals and dreams.

Emotionally, Carnelian helps to overcome fear and assists in embracing change.

It can lend vitality and energy to the physical body.  Carnelian purifies and detoxifies the body, it is very useful for overcoming addictions of all kinds.  It is particullarly useful in healing the sexual organs, both male and female.

Here at Destarté we offer healing jewelry, dreamcatchers and Animal Totem Stones in Carnelian.

Frog Totem Stone in Carnelian with Gold engraving and embossing.

Custom Dreamcatcher with Carnelian, Labradorite and Opal with brass Heron Totem

Leo Astrology Bracelet with 24K Gold Vermeil, Hand carved Carnelian bead, and Black Onyx

Gaia's Delight Necklace with Carnelian, Moss Agate, Poppy Jasper, Citrine and 14K Gold

To find out more about Carnelian, I recommend The Book of Stones by Robert Simmons & Naisha Ahsian and Love is in the Earth by Melody