A stabilising stone, Carnelian restores vitality and motivation, and stimulates creativity. It gives courage, promotes positive life choices, dispels apathy and motivates for success. Carnelian is useful for overcoming abuse of any kind. It helps in trusting yourself and your perceptions. Stimulates the Sacral Chakra. Carnelian, when placed with other stones, will clear them of negative energy. If you place a carnelian stone near the front door abundance will be invited into the home.