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Rhodonite Metaphysical Properties


Name: Rhodonite

Other Stone Name:
Pink Rhodonite
Manganese Gravel
Eagle Stone
Pink Marble

Stone Specifics:
Stone of Compassion
Stone of Unconditional Love
Rescue Stone
Stone of Love

Keywords: Compassion, Love, Grace, Hidden Talents

Stone Color: Pink or Rose with Colored or Black Veins, Color Variations can Include Rose Red, or Brown Red, Grey

Stone Origin: Rhodonite is named for the Greek word rhodon meaning “rose” due to it's rose colored. Rhodonite was said to be given to travelers in ancient times as protection. It was thought to increase one’s heartbeat when imminent danger is perceived. In Russia rhodonite was carved and made into tiles, serving bowls, ornamental pillars and sculptures for Russian aristocrats and the Russian czars. In fact many Russian czars were known to have large quantities of rhodonite. 

General: Rhodonite helps you to understand your gifts. Rhodonite is a stone of compassion, and an emotional balancer that clears away emotional wounds and scars from the past. Rhodonite nurtures love. Rhodonite helps ward off negativity and brings a sense of self worth and well being. Rhodonite is known for unconditional love, it can facilitate inner growth, helps overall emotional balance, and can attract one's soul mate, or mend broken hearts.

Magical Powers:
~ Assists in foregiveness
~ promotes love energy
~ Supports emotional balance
~ Stimulates and heals the heart
~ Helps one to recognize and apply talents
~ Encourages calmness in stressful situations
~ Aids in understanding of dreams and visions
~ Helps emotional balance
~ Encourages brotherhood of humanity

Zodiac: Scorpio, Taurus

Element: Fire, Earth

Note: Sometimes Rhodonite is called the “rescue stone” it has been said to aid victims of sudden physical attacks recover more quickly and completely if one carries Rhodonite during the convalescence. Wounds or cuts are said to heal more quickly with less scarring if a stone is placed directly on the injury.

To dream of Rhodonite indicates stress or pain in one’s life that needs to be released.

Rhodonite has been designated by Massachusetts as the state’s official gemstone.

Mohs Hardness: 5.5 - 6

Location: Rhodonite can be found in Sweden, Australia, India, Madagascar, Mexico, South Africa, Brazil, Canada and the USA.

Chakras: Root (1st), Heart (4th)

Composition: Manganese Inosilicate

Rhodonite Properties

Rhodonite Meaning

Rhodonite Stone Meaning

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