Rose Quartz and its Metaphysical Healing Properties
Hardness (Mohs): 7 – lower in impure varieties
Color: Pale pink to rose red hue
Transparency: Transparent to nearly opaque. May display asterism (the effect of light transmitted through some crystal structures illuminated from behind or in front that produces a six ray star like effect)
Luster: Vitreous – waxy to dull when massive
Locations: Madagascar, India, Germany, Brazil and several localities in the USA, most notably in South Dakota.
Rose Quartz Keywords for Metaphysical Healing Properties: Love
Other names for Rose Quartz: Love Stone, Pink Quartz, Bohemian Ruby
The energetic hallmark of Rose Quartz is unconditional love. This stone can help the heart chakra to become energetically stronger. Rose Quartz, has its most powerful influence through the lens of unconditional love. It can be beneficial for every type of love: self-love, family love, platonic love, romantic love, but most significantly the highest form of love which is an unconditional love of the other and all expressions of life. As a type of quartz, Rose Quartz has high energy, which is strongest when a person is consciously operating through love on whatever level of love that may be.
Mental and Emotional Properties
Rose Quartz brings inner warmth, lowers stress and soothes those around it by enhancing the energy and feelings of love in daily life. Rose quartz is a great stone to have around to bring feelings of happiness and love into an environment such as a home.
Rose Quartz is often used to attract love and is often worn as a charm for this purpose.
Rose Quartz is also used to ease the process of transition in dying. It assists in making the transition of dying gentle by helping a person who is near death in opening their awareness to the unconditional love of the Divine. Rose quartz can also be helpful to ease troubled dreams and nightmares when placed in a sleeping space.
Rose quartz can be used to raise self-esteem in a higher sense and a strong sense of self-worth and purpose in the universal scheme as a result of a heightened awareness of self-love and a connection with all things.
Emotionally, rose quartz is used to balance the emotions and help bring inner peace and calm through easing feelings of confusion, anxiety, isolation, and stress. The energetic effect of Rose Quartz is powerful when doing therapy work and self-review as it assists in the process of allowing feelings of forgiveness, tolerance, and compassion, which is enabling in seeing and understanding the good in both ourselves and others.
With therapy work, Rose quartz is a very useful stone to have nearby as an aid in the release and healing of heavy emotional wounds and traumas, such as those revealed from childhood or suppressed sexual traumas. This stone helps to ease and release fears, resentments, and anger from the past which are held in the psyche.
Rose quartz is a great stone to have around the family to help keep familial love strong. With its strong energy of love, it can help ease disagreements and help influence reconciliation after a major argument, especially between adults and children.
Rose Quartz is also a great stone to have in the work environment as its powerful amplification of love, with the conjoined feeling of peace and calm, are transformative in fostering cooperation and effective group work.
Rose quartz is primarily associated with the heart chakra.
Rose Quartz Polished Form Jewelry
A Rose Quartz bracelet made by Voltlin that can bring the benefits of contact with this stone to the wearer.
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