Rhodonite helps to balance the emotions and calm impatience. Rhodonite is a very supportive stone that works with the Heart Chakra to attract love and ground negative energies. Rhodonite allows one to see areas in their life that can be improved on without getting down on, criticizing or judging oneself.
Like Rhodochrosite, Rhodonite is often used for rediscovering one's inner gifts, as well as for bringing much-needed love into the world. Rhodonite can also help one to remember their soul-purpose of incarnation, and facilitate living from the heart. This lovely stone also helps one to remember that the best rewards come from serving the highest good. Carrying Rhodonite will help provide support to the Heart Chakra, which in turn will promote the service of the Spirit.
Rhodonite can assist one in discovering one's true passion, and learning brand new skills to enhance that passion, if necessary. Rhodonite encourages people to find ways to be of service to humanity and helps to draw in synchronization related to this goal. Rhodonite can enhance power in those who have truly altruistic intentions.
Rhodonite is a Heart and Root Chakra stone that helps one to process energies in these areas more efficiently. Use Rhodonite as a stone of power, to bring strength and vitality to the body and spirit so they can support higher vibrations needed for personal evolution.
Physically, Rhodonite is believed to support detoxification and healing of the organs, especially the liver. Rhodonite is a good stone to help healing ailments of the heart, lungs, and nervous system, and is also used to reduce swelling and inflammation. Tumbled Rhodonite can also be used to stimulate the metabolism. Use Rhodonite when feeling panicked and/or anxious.
Primary Chakra: Heart, Root
Astrological sign(s): Taurus
Vibration: Number 9
Mineral Class: Silicates
Crystal System: Triclinic
Chemical Composition: (Mn, Fe, Mg, Ca)5(SiO3)5 Manganese Iron Magnesium Calcium Silicate
Color: Pink to red, brownish-red, many times with "roads" of black Manganese Oxide
Fun Fact: Can't tell Rhodochrosite and Rhodonite apart? Look for the black lines or "roads" in Rhodonite as opposed to the creamy loops and swirls in Rhodochrosite.
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