RHODONITE GemShoppy November 14, 2014 Gemstones Aids central nervous system, thyroid gland, body reflexes, pituitary gland, pancreas. Strengthens immunity. Improves memory. Eases physical/emotional trauma. Reduces stress, calms mind. Aligns root and heart chakras for bringing love into action and manifestation (red/black variety). Self-esteem, confidence. Enhances energy levels in body mind. Pink variety (no black) helps impart understanding of strength within vulnerability. Great stone for light-workers serving in cities. Rhodonite is a stone that promotes balance and attunement with spirituality. It is a stone of inner growth as well. It is a calming stone, with energies used for easing anger. It is said to bring emotional balance, and as such bring confidence in ones life in many areas. It decreases anxiety while increasing attention to detail. Rhodonite works on the heart chakra, opening one to unconditional love and helps with self-love. The bright pinks indicate energy that enhances passionate love that is also grounded, and is used in metaphysics to attract a good mate. It is also a great stone for expressing love and helps mend a broken heart. The shiny black indicates grounding energy. Rhodonite assists you in becoming aware of the subtle energies that surround you and to ground them. It is perfect for maintaining your center and personal power, giving you the strength to stay true to yourself. Rhodonite strengthens your ability to be heart centered. It is a calming, centering and energizing stone. Its helps us stay centered in Divine energies especially when under stress, whether it be from the environment, emotional or mental. Rhodonite is a stone often used in crystal healing for healing trauma and abuse issues. Metaphysical healing lore says Rhodonite helps with weight loss, detoxification and purification of the body, gallstones, kidney stones, liver disease, emphysema, joint inflammation, ears, healing, immune system, the pituitary gland, thyroid, light sensitivity, strep throat and heart disorders. Rhodonite harmonizes well with rose quartz, pink calcite, rhodochrosite, morganite, emerald, scolecite, sugilite and garnet. Rhodonite is associated with the heart and root chakras.