Rhodonite calms the nervous system. Like Rhodochrosite, this stone is also imbued with the vibrations of love. Rhodonite is known as a salvation stone. Just by holding it, one can get into a state of relaxation and well-being. Rhodonite can be used as a harmonizing stone that simultaneously guards against negative energy and improves self-esteem.

The color of Rhodonite is from pastel pink to dark red, or orange. It usually has characteristic black spots. Even though it can be polished to a high gloss, Rhodonite can rarely be found as a transparent crystal.

Notable occurrences are in Russia, Australia, Sweden, Brazil, Mexico, and the USA.

Rhodonite is often used in jewelry production. Rhodonite is usually found in combination with Pyrite and some black minerals of Manganese.

Formula: Mn, Fe, Mg, Ca+SiO3

Hardness: 5.5–6

This mineral is efficient in soothing mental tension, confusion, and anxiety. It is also good for enhancing mental coherence. Whenever you need to promote mental clarity and balance, you can use Rhodonite, either alone or in combination with other stones. It can deflect negative influences from the etheric plane. It should be one of the favorite stones of individuals who are overly sensitive, have low self-esteem, or constantly demand to be left alone.

Rhodonite has the ability to balance the human emotional body, especially in cases when one needs to restore the emotions of love. It heals the emotional wounds from the past, like intense anger or bitterness. It promotes forgiveness and helps eliminate painful emotions.

As a stone of love, Rhodonite facilitates the balancing of yin and yang energy, helping us achieve the greatest possible potential on the physical level. It activates and energizes the heart chakra. It also serves as a doorway through which the vibrations of unconditional love can enter the physical world.

Rhodonite encourages true friendship, generosity, as well as service for our fellow human beings, which are some of the most important aspects of our true nature.

tumbled Rhodonite

In crystal therapy, Rhodonite is good for the skeletal system and spinal cord. It works beneficially on the lungs and respiratory system. It is thought to activate the metabolism and help with joint inflammations (arthritis), multiple sclerosis, and light sensitivity.

Rhodonite should be discharged twice a month, using a strong stream of running water. It should be charged together with previously charged Amethyst or it can be bathed in the morning sunlight.

From the book "The Magical World of Crystals" (Now in Pdf format too) by Olga Rezo. Click Here to subscribe to our mailing list and get a free chapter from this book.


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