Large Tumbled Rhodonite
These pieces of Large Tumbled Rhodonite show an intense crimson pink color with black inclusions speckled throughout. These are Large tumbled stone so they average just about one inch in length. They are beautifully tumbled to a smooth polished finish.
Rhodonite is a nurturing and loving stone that provides emotional balance. Known for promoting the brotherhood of man, this crystal helps you to see all sides of the situation and come to a healthy, fair resolution. It is also very grounding, as it is capable of aligning the soul more closely with its vibration during meditation. Rhodonite seeks to unite people by allowing one to clear emotional wounds, forgive others, and see the loving oneness that binds us all.
Rhodonite’s name comes from the Greek word rhodon, meaning “rose” or “rosy”.
Russian Czars supposedly crafted platters out of rhodonite to give as wedding gifts. In fact, this stone served as an important part of Russia’s historical culture, as its people once placed it in cribs to watch over infants.
Rhodonite is a manganese based Silicate mineral of the single chain inosilicate type. This means its composed of interlocking chains of tetrahedron shaped silicate crystals with manganese being bound to certain locations along this chain. It is the presence of a certain type of manganese cation that gives rhodonite its pink coloration. Rhodonite has a notable presence in areas of New Jersey, Sweden New South Wales and the Ural mountains of Russia.
Rhodonite works especially well with the Heart, High Heart, and Heart Seed chakras. It also resonates with the Solar Plexus chakra.
Taurus, Cancer, and Pisces are thought to resonate with this stone.
According to folklore, rhodonite aids the processes of the nervous system, lungs, and ears. It is also a wound healer with an affinity for helping the bones, joints, and immune system.
Disclaimer: Crystal meanings and spiritual healing lore are not a prescription, diagnosis or healthcare information. They are presented as spiritual supports to healing and other life issues. See a doctor or licensed medical practitioner for all health issues.
Tumbled Rhodonite Care
All gemstones are unique and special. Variation in color and inclusions are natural and to be expected. We have selected all of our stones for their high vibration and quality. Bathe in full moonlight regularly to energize crystals. Cleanse regularly by placing on a piece of selenite or by moving through the smoke of sage. These stones can be gently washed with soap and water if necessary.
Rhodonite at Crystal Life
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