Carnelian grounds and anchors one to the present reality. It restores vitality and motivation, and stimulates creativity. It removes fear of death. It protects the dead on their journey to the afterlife. It gives courage, promoting positive life choices and dispelling apathy. It motivates success and overcomes abuse of any kind. It aids in trusting one's self. It is a powerful protector against Envy, rage, and resentment.