Carnelian is a stabilizing stone that grounds and anchors you in the present reality. The high energy of this stone restores vitality and motivation and stimulates creativity. It gives courage, promotes positive life choices, dispels apathy and motivates for success. This stone helps you trust yourself and your perceptions. The Tibetan Phurbu (Scepter) is regarded as a powerful weapon that keeps diseases and negative spirits at bay. It symbolizes the penetration or breaking through of insight.