Carnelian is also good for the mind. It increases initiative, inquisitiveness, perceptiveness, and analytical abilities. It’s also good for concentration, creativity, compassion and physical vitality. It dispels apathy and increases motivation for success.
It’s a form of chalcedony and is usually orange, red, red-brown. If banded, it can be identified as both Carnelian and Agate.
It can aid in disorders of the spleen, spine and pancreas.