An extraordinary stone of the heart chakra, Rhodonite shares more than the lovely rose color of its sister stone, Rhodochrosite. While both lay bare the emotional wounds and scars of the past for healing, restoration and reinvigoration, Rhodochrosite focuses on nurturing the inner self and reclaiming all one was meant to be. Rhodonite, richer in color with effects that are deeper and more lasting, takes up the process and empowers one to reach one’s full potential, focusing one’s gifts and energies outward for the betterment of all . It’s a stone of purpose, cooperation and community, altruism and generosity of spirit. It’s a talisman to further the “brotherhood of humanity “.
Rhodonite is an emotional healer, it brings one back to center during stressful times. It is a crucial first aid stone for calming emotional shock and panic, and provides grounded support during the process of dealing with painful issues.
Physically, Rhodonite restores physical energy drained due to emotional trauma, strengths the endocrine system, which increases one’s energy and vitality. It strengthens the muscles and heart, and stimulates circulation.