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Rhodonite

HISTORICAL INFORMATION

The word rhodonite is derived from the Greek word rhodon for rosy, although there is also reference that credited a Celtic word rhod, which means wheel, as the origins of the name.

Rhodonite has quite a distinct pink or rose red color, although material containing black veins is more popular than the uniform pink.

Rhodonite is given to traveler's as a protective stone, it was believed to make the traveler's heart start beating faster if danger was approaching.

Astrological : Taurus

METAPHYSICAL PROPERTIES

Rhodonite has been called a “stone of love” and helps one to achieve his/her greatest potential. It is said to bring emotional balance, and as such brings confidence in ones life in many areas.  R

Rhodonite can help one have a passionate love that is also grounded, or help mend a broken heart.

Rhodonite is a stone often used in crystal healing for healing trauma and abuse issues.

Rhodonite works beneficially on the heart chakra, opening one to unconditional love and increased service to mankind. It is a stone of inner growth as well, and helps with self-love. It is a calming stone, with energies used for easing anger.

Rhodonite is also a calming stone, with energies used for easing anger. Because rhodonite is said to bring emotional balance, and as such bring confidence in one's life in many areas.

Rhodonite is also a stone of contrasts. The bright pinks indicate energy that enhances passionate love, and is used in metaphysics to attract a good mate.

Rhodonite stone can help one have a passionate love that is also grounded, or help mend a broken heart.

HEALING PROPERTIES

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.

BY reducing stress and calming the mind, rhodonite can ease physical and emotional traumas. especially emotional scars left by old wounds.  It will enhance self-esteem, confidence and the energy levels of both the body and the mind. It will help you begin to accept the healing relief of forgiveness.

Rhodonite will also assist the nervous system, thyroid, pituitary gland and the body's reflexes. It will strengthen the immune system and aid the heart.

Victims of sudden heart attacks or equally serious illnesses may recover more quickly and more completely by rhodonite if they carry the stone during their convalescence. Wounds and cuts heal rapidly, with less scarring when a stone is applied directly to the injury.

Healers using psychic and intuitive energies in their medicine will find rhodonite an important companion stone. Rhodonite protects you from being injured or permanently damaged by the harmful energies you work with. Rhodonite stone gives the healer strength to remain constant and your intent focused during your task.

Rhodonite raises self worth and helps ward off negativity. Because rhodonite has been known as a "rescue stone".

Rhodonite rough and facet stone