Carnelian

Chemical Formula: (SiO2)

Description

Carnelian is the red variety of chalcedony that can range in color from light orange to dark red, and has been used for jewelry making since 5000 B.C. The ancient Egyptians believed Carnelian to be the blood of Isis, the mother Goddess, and held it in great esteem.

Metaphysical Properties

Carnelian aids in personal empowerment and confidence giving those who keep it nearby a feeling of security. Carnelian is a wonderful pocket stone for those who live alone, and need a sense of security