Highly protective on all levels. Carnelian is all about overcoming the fears and worries which hold us back. It encourages you to leap into things, to trust your instincts and to follow your dreams and passions. It is deeply cleansing and helps rid places of old bad memories and associations. it is associated with renewal and rejuvenation.
Carnelian can be found in many locations throughout the world, including the UK. It has an important role in folklore, and its meaning vary from place to place. In some traditions it is particularly associated with associated with singers and vocal performance. It is said to help strengthen the voice and encourage persistence.