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The rich, orange-red carnelian is a form of chalcedony (kal-SID-nee) is an elegant gem commonly found in India and South America. Carnelian has a long and storied past, and was once considered strictly the property of the noble class. People holding a high social status were often buried wearing or holding this gemstone. The Carnelian is said to be an energy booster, as well as giving the shy person confidence. It is also thought to increase the sense of humor.