Stone Colour Pink shades
Stone Size ~ 11cm x 7cm x 1.5cm
Stone Weight ~ 140gr
The name Rhodochrosite comes from the combination of Greek words “rodon” meaning rose and “chrosis” meaning coloring, describing the rose-pink color of the stone. It is a manganese carbonate mineral and its color ranges from light pink to intense red. It is characterized by the trigonal crystal system and the hardness of 3.5- 4 on the Mohs scale. Rhodochrosite is derived mainly from the USA, Peru, Mexico, Argentina, Rumania and South Africa.
Rhodochrosite supports feelings of deeper emotional connections, compassion and unconditional love. It unblocks aura, activates the heart chakra, and connects the upper and lower energy fields of the body. It enhances stability, strength, self confidence, consciousness, wholeness, creativity, positive thinking, playfulness and perception. It provides a hopeful attitude and calmness when tensions are high. Rhodochrosite will release you from the negative energy that is trapped into your body. It is believed that it can improve the function of the heart and blood circulation as well. It is also said that Rhodochrosite can help in the body’s absorption of minerals and nutrients and it relieves migraines. In the zodiac sphere, Rhodochrosite is attached to the zodiac signs of Leo, Scorpio, Capricorn, Virgo and Taurus.