Rhodochrosite, Single face polished
Palm sized Botryoidal Rhodochrosite nodule with polished face
Linked to the astrological signs of both Leo and Scorpio, Rhodochrosite is a stone that assists in restoring a sense of love and joy in life. Rhodochrosite is a stone that aids in self forgiveness and facilitates a state of self compassion. Rhodochrosite is a wonderful ally to work with when dealing with trauma and assists in inner child work. This is definitely a stone to work with if you seek to strengthen a connection with your higher self. Rhodochrosite serves as a bridge of sorts between the upper and lower chakras to help one gain (or regain) a sense of wholeness.
Rhodochrosite is a stone of courage too. Rhodochrosite has a powerful connection to the heart chakra that allows one to make decisions in life that lead from the heart. Rhodochrosite is a stone that helps you remember your dreams, and gently gives you the courage to pursue them.