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n. - A translucent red or orange variety of chalcedony.

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  • The orange stone is sometimes referred to as carnelian agate as, held up to the light, it exhibits the parallel banding typical of agates.
  • The carnelian is a siliceous stone and a species of chalcedony.
  • Agates of the finest types, such as carnelian and sard, come principally from Brazil and from India.
  • The Sacral chakra, on top of the pelvis, matches the color orange, as in crystals such as carnelian, sunstone or calcite. for more
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