Rhodonite can be identified by its rosy pink to bright red colour, with black dendritic inclusions. First discovered in Argentina, often called Inca Rose due to it’s colour.
Rhodonite is a stone of compassion and a great nurturer of love. This gemstone is an emotional balancer that is beneficial in releasing emotional wounds and scars. It stimulates, clears and activates the Heart Chakra. Rhodonite is a very calming gemstone, excellent to heal emotional shock and alleviate panic. Promotes remaining calm in dangerous or upsetting situations. Rhodonite grounds excess energy and balances yin-yang, in the body and in the home.
Uses for Rhodonite in the home is as follows; place in the South area of a home or room to bring the energies of enthusiasm, warmth, brightness, illumination and activity. Use in the SouthWest of area of a room or home to bring feminine energy of love, romance and maternal love alive. Place in the centre of the home to attract and direct the flow of love and energy.
To help balance the whole home’s energy flow, hold a Rhodonite wand in your dominant hand and walk around the house, If energies are too yang, you will feel a surge in your fingers; if too yin, the wand will feel lifeless. If the energies are balanced, you will experience tranquility. In areas which are too yang, set a Rhodonite that is more black than pink, and use the reverse if an area feels too yin.
Healing benefits of Rhodonite include easing of inflammation of joints, arthritis, bone growth, emphysema, auto-immune diseases, stomach ulcers, fertility, relieves insect bites and can reduce scarring. It is par excellence the best crystal for assisting in healing breast cancer.