Carnelian is made up of Silicon Dioxide and is a type of Chalcedony which is a mineral belonging to the Quartz family. ​Carnelian is a pale orange to a deep red-orange color stone and sometimes has streaks or spots of red.  Carnelian helps to calm the fears about death and rebirth, bringing serenity and acceptance of the great cycle of life.

Carnelian is known as the “Singer’s Stone” because it is said to bring clarity to a singer’s voice. In keeping with carnelian meaning, the gemstone imparts confidence in performers. The orange quartz is thought to embolden a timid speaker, encouraging bold but eloquent speech.

Carnelian helps the base and sacral chakras. Red is a stone of passion and sexuality and is best used with the sacral chakra. It increases personal power and physical energy, gives courage, and boosts creativity and compassion. It’s associated with taking bold action with its hot and fiery spirit that stimulates the root chakra, helping circulate vital energy to your center.


The best benefit of Carnelian is its psychological protection. This stone has powerful energy, it reduces tension and stress and reduces the in-compatibility of the person.

Carnelian protects from the evil eye. Because it is remarkable for the first look.

Carnelian increases blood circulation, helps in male impotency, increases appetite, alleviates problems of the liver, bladder, kidneys and spleen.

For singers, actors, and performers, wearing Carnelian over the heart is helpful for a constant flow of warmth and support when everybody is watching you.