Carnelian Meaning and Healing Benefits

Lots of Carnelian Tumbled Gemstones

Main Meaning

Motivation ~ Depression ~ Success ~ Neuralgia ~ Lower Back Pain

Chakra: Root and Sacral

Birthstone: July (By Month) - Taurus, Cancer, leo and Scorpio (By Zodiac Signs)

Wedding Anniversary: 12 & 14 years

Benefits for your Mind

Promotes inspiration ~ Positive life choices ~ Neutralises negative thought patterns ~ Motivation ~ Courage ~ True expression ~ Depression ~ Encourages ambitions ~ Can help to turn daydreams into everyday reality.


Benefits for your Body

Perfect Gemstone for builders or people working in construction ~ Eases non-inflammatory arthritis and rheumatism ~ Helps to purify and increase blood circulation ~ Nosebleeds ~ Infertility ~ Female reproductive organs ~ Impotency and frigidity ~ Lower back pain ~ Neuralgia ~ Kidneys ~ Can help to accelerate healing in bones and ligaments ~ Headaches and Migraines.

Benefits for your Soul

Promotes protection against poverty ~ Good-Luck ~ Vitality ~ Protecting and stabilising ~ Leadership skills ~ Encourages more intimacy, love, affection and sexual pleasure ~ Success ~ Endurance ~ Creativity of the inner child ~ Meditation.

*Also known as the Gemstone of Abundance.



A Little History

Napolean wore a luck charm watch made with Carnelian Gemstones.

In Ancient Times they were used to protect the wearer from catching deadly plagues and other illness's.

It is said that Norway and Sweden have these Gemstones as their national Gemstone.

Over 4,500 years ago Sumerian and Egyptian craftsmen were making Jewellery sets with these Gemstones and the Ancient Romans and Greeks also valued this Gemstone which they used to create Intaglio's (Incised or engraved etchings onto the Gemstone)


Mohs Scale: 6.5 - 7

(The Scale Number from 1 to 10 given to Gemstones based on their hardness and ability to Scratch another Gemstone)


 Please Note:

*As Genuine Gemstones are naturally formed, please be aware that any markings and colours/shades may vary slightly from one Gemstone to another.

**All content on Gemstones throughout our website is for informational purposes only, for any health related illness's/conditions, please seek advice from your health care practitioner.