Carnelian. The Healing Stone.

     People around the world wear different kinds of stones in rings, necklaces, and bracelets. You might say ‘nice ring’ and move on, but have you ever asked why do you wear them as accessories? Did you know some people think it represent piety. While others presume that specific stones have different affects on you. 

     Asadallah Mourtada, a carnelian and feroz ring bearer says, “He wears the carnelian ring because in Islam it shows you are a pious person. It also protects you from the evil eye, and improves your social skills. He states “Ever since I wore the ring, it was easier for me to speak my mind.” Janan Hamid also an aqeeq and feroz ring bearer says “I wear the ring because I believe it gives me security and also protects me. I believe this because I once left the house without it on and I got in a car accident”  

    According to “ The carnelian helps in trusting yourself and your perceptions. It overcomes negative conditioning and encourages steadfastness. Carnelian improves analytical abilities and clarifies perception. It sharpens concentration and dispels mental lethargy.  Protects against envy, rage and resentment. The ring also calms anger, banishes emotional negativity and replaces it with a love of life.” The amazing thing is these are all the internal and mental benefits that you wouldn’t believe a ring could cure.  

     Not only does the carnelian  ring give internal benefits but also cures diseases. It helps fix your back problems. It can also cure rheumatism, arthritis and neuralgia. It can also speed up the process of healing bones and ligaments. It gives vitamins and makes sure you have blood reaching your tissues. It’s actually surprising how one stone put in jewelry hase so many benefits on your internal and external side. 

    The benefits of carnelian are amazing. Its stunning how so many wear the ring but don’t realise its power and ability to cure  your anger and restore your health.  The next time you see a ring, in addition to your complement, ask them if they know the benefits of the ring.     

Mohamad Mourtada, A Middle School Journalist.


  1. I wear rings but I never thought it actually had a meaning to it. I heard the Amethyst stone encourages inner strength and brings wealth. Also the Aquamarine stone clears your mind and it balances emotions and strengthens. Also most stones were used in ancient times, they were mostly carried around for protection. But some were used for other things such as the Aventurine stone that is used for luck. Fatema Dabaja first hour.

  2. Amazing article all in and throughout. I’ve never thought of accessories in that way. However this greatly reminded of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. I really enjoyed the article and was truly entertaining to me. I remember something of the past leaders of Turkey as in hundreds of years before there were the Sultans of the Ottoman Empire. Many and almost all of them wore this ring as either of sign of power or maybe it’s many benefits as you described. I also witness many older people wearing such. 1st Hour Table 3.

  3. When I read this it was very cool because even though people would say that healing crystals are nonsense they don’t choose to believe them. They want to believe that they think or know what it real. And this also boosts my feelings about the nonfiction world and how some of it is real.

  4. wow, i never knew that that could actually happen. it could protect you, but i think that it isn’t real. there isn’t such a thing as luck, i think that this is false and you should wear it for an accessory.

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