CHAKRAS: Base, Sacral, and Heart
VIBRATION: Number 4
ZODIAC: Scorpio and Leo
CHARACTERISTICS: Love for self and others and reclaiming inner spark
ELEMENT: Fire and Water
SCIENTIFIC: Rhodochrosite is a form of manganese carbonate may be found in hydrothermal veins in metamorphic ore deposits. Rhodochrosite is also present as a secondary mineral in sedimentary manganese deposits. Rhodochrosite is known for its beautiful shades of rose-pink colors but also may be in brown or grey tones. Rhodochrosite was named from the Greek word rhodokhoro which translates as “rosy color.” Rhodochrosite’s hardness is rated at 3.5-4 on the Mohs scale of mineral hardness. Rhodochrosite is transparent to translucent with a vitreous to pearly luster. Rhodochrosite is found in Romania, Mexico, Argentina, Africa, Russia, Japan, and in the USA – Montana and Colorado.
ATTRIBUTES: A crystal known for its balancing and loving energetic vibrations, Rhodochrosite is a wonderful healer on all levels. Rhodochrosite resonates with the heavenly bodies and energetically supports new beginnings, intentions, dreams, along with the manifestation and actualization of this course of action. Rhodochrosite supports and helps to create a dynamic, joyful and positive attitude lifting depressed moods and bringing lightness and playfulness into life. Rhodochrosite is an excellent crystal tool for the heart, self-love, emotional healing, and relationships. Rhodochrosite may help one release memories, recover from past traumatic situations and focus energy on the path forward. Rhodochrosite is empowering and helps one to recover “lost” or abandoned innate gifts that have been ditched out of fear and procrastination. Calming to the heart and endearing to the soul, Rhodochrosite resonates with feelings of inner peace, forgiveness for self and others, and encourages one to bust out of their comfort zone to blossom and fully develop into the person that they were meant to be. Rhodochrosite helps one find the courage and fortitude to follow their heart’s passion and dreams.
HEALING: Rhodochrosite’s positive energetic vibrations resonates with physical body supporting and promoting optimum health. Rhodochrosite may provide healing balance to the nervous system and aids in protecting the myelin sheath. Rhodochrosite may be helpful to those suffering from withdrawal symptoms from stimulates. Rhodochrosite may provide relief and soothing action for skin issues, infections, and inflammation.
SUGGESTIONS FOR USE
Rhodochrosite is a wonderful crystal tool to help with the healing process from emotional wounding and traumatic situations.
Rhodochrosite is a powerful crystal tools for use in meditation and reinforcing positive affirmations.
Rhodochrosite is a calming crystal for those with anxiety and stress.
In crystal body layouts or healing grids, Rhodochrosite restores balance for meditation by raising vibrations to a higher level and bringing soothing energy into the physical body, the heart chakra, and clears the auric field.
For Gaia Healing, Rhodochrosite may be placed in an area of Earth energy to resonate with the joyful vibrations and fractal patterns found in the natural environments, parks, and green areas.
The energy of Rhodochrosite combines well with other pink and green crystals such as Rose Quartz, Pink Calcite, Watermelon Tourmaline, Rhodonite, Green Tourmaline, Morganite, Emerald, Moldavite, and Garnet.