Carnelian is a variety of quartz and a sub-variety of chalcedony, it can be cloudy as well as translucent. Carnelian can have different shades from yellow to brown, orange or deep red. Carnelian is also called blood agate
For happiness and healing
Traditionally, agate and carnelian were worn as a lucky stone or for healing. For example, many amulets and necklaces have been made of agate and carnelian, but also consumer items such as buttons.
Effect of carnelian
Carnelian heals the aura and frees you from stress. This stone makes you happy and gives you energy.