The name carnelian is derived from the Latin word translating to “flesh.” Along with other minerals such as agate and jasper, carnelian is a known member of the chalcedony quartz family. The reddish-orange shade this stone contains is thanks to the dispersed hematite that is found within the stone. In history, carnelian was found to be a stone of high value that was commonly used by both Greeks and Romans. In ancient Egypt, carnelian was found to have been often used as a burial amulet with the belief that the stone would give those passed a safe passage to the afterlife.
In metaphysical belief, carnelian is believed to be a stone that restores both vitalities as well as motivation. It is also said that carnelian promotes positive life choices along with aiding motivation for success. Carnelian has also been known to be a stone of endurance, courage, motivation, and leadership.
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