Rhodochrosite - Rough
Rhodochrosite is a manganese carbonate with a hexagonal crystal system and a hardness of 3.5 to 4. The most important deposit is in Argentina, where Rhodochrosite formed in the Incan silver mines.
Rhodochrosite is a stone of love, directed first toward the self for emotional healing. It assists in doing the necessary work of recovering, reliving and releasing the memories of one’s emotional woundings. Rhodochrosite works vibrationally to support self-healing in these important areas. Through its energy of self-love and compassion for one’s inner child, Rhodochrosite can be a valuable valuable ally. It emanates currents of inner peace and self-forgiveness, allowing one to fully blossom.