Rhodonite stone is manganese silicate mineral with an opaque transparency. Rhodonite comes in shades that vary from pale pink to deep red. It has a vitreous luster and is composed of other minerals such as calcite, iron, and magnesium. It has a triclinic crystal system and occurs in ores or as rounded crystals. Rhodonite means compassion and love.
This stone clears and activates the Heart Chakra. It grounds energy, balances the Yin and Yang elements. It will guide you through meditation. When worn Rhodonite activates the pineal gland, aligns the chakras and removes blockages to clear chakra energy flow. This stone is particularly appropriate for helping emotional healing of all kinds.
"If your relationship is stuck, it's time to call on the vibrant Rhodonite crystal to soothe heartache by infusing your soul with pure love. Known as the “rescue stone,” it’s one of the most powerful heart chakra stones in the gem world, working as your therapist in couples counseling to bolster feelings of forgiveness and compassion, the essential virtues necessary for unconditional love to flourish."
Rhodonite relieves insect bites and can reduce scarring. It aids bone growth and the hearing organs. Rhodonite stimulates fertility. It treats emphysema, auto-immune diseases and stomach ulcers. Eases inflammation of joints and arthritis.