Carnelian carries the orange color ray. The orange ray nourishes and vitalizes your entire being, bestowing optimism and enthusiasm for life. Carnelian is an energy booster. It helps the insecure person to find strength within them so they can come into their own. It is said to increase the appetite. It is believed to protect the wearer from negative emotions and to calm the angry, and the envious. It is also reputed to bring about warmth, sociability, creativity and happiness and to restore self-esteem. Carnelian is used for these benefits; gives energy, guards against poverty, calms the temper, protects from bad vibrations and calms the temper.
Placed near the front door Carnelian is said to invoke protection and to bring abundance into the home and stabilize energies in the home. Carnelian works mainly on the Sacral Chakra. Carnelian helps you be grateful for what you have and to give thanks for the good fortune of others, reinforcing universal abundance
Star Sign - Carnelian is particularly effective for Taurus but it also promotes zest for life in those born under Aries, Gemini and Virgo.