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
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
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.