The origin of this stone’s name is the Greek word "Rhodes", meaning "painted pink."

Rhodonite works on the heart chakras. It enables one to bring the energy of love into everyday activities. It provides emotional support when there are difficulties in a relationship.

It helps one take a stand, even an opposing one, and all from a place of love and acceptance of others.

Rhodonite can be used to achieve mindfulness for promoting worldwide peace. It helps us understand the importance of love, compassion and consideration in interpersonal relationships.

Rhodonite helps bring out pure love, which is the most powerful healing force. It can be placed anywhere on the body, over physically ill places, or above tissues to transfer vibrations of love to the cells.