Rose quartz is a silicone dioxide crystal with a hexagonal crystal system. It's found in Brazil and Madagascar, as well as South Dakota in the USA.
Rose quartz is the pure stone of love - for oneslef, one's partner, children, family, friends, community, the Earth, the Universe and the Divine. Meditating with rose quartz brings an envelope of love around oneself and activates the heart chakra. Healing the heart of its wounds and reawakening its trust. Its soothing vibrations are a balm to the emotions and they calm and cleanse the entire auric field.
Uses: Love, Gentleness, Emotional Healing, Release of Stress, Uniting With the Divine
Chakras - Heart (4th)
Element - Water
Physical - Supports the heart in healing from trauma and/or disease
Emotional - Aids in releasing past wounds, teaches trust and hope
Spiritual - Encourages spirituality of love, links one with the great mother
Information cited from 'The Pocket Book Of Stones' by Robert Simmons
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