Chakra: Root and Heart
Approximate Size and Weight:
2.5-3.5 inches, 100-150 grams
Rhodonite is a pink manganese metasilicate mineral that often contains significant amounts of iron, magnesium, and calcium. Rhodonite was first discovered in 1819 by C.F. Jasche. The crystal was named from the Greek word meaning “a rose”, due to it’s pink to rose red color. Rhodonite can also be found in brownish-red and black varieties with pink inclusions within. It was originally only found in the Ural Mountains in Russia, but can now be found in India, Mexico, Sweden, Madagascar, Brazil, and USA. Rhodonite has been named as the state gem of Massachusetts.
Chemical Formula: (Mn2+,Fe2+,Mg,Ca)SiO3
***NOTE TO BUYER***
This is a "random selection" listing. You will NOT receive the exact item photographed in the listing, but one that is very similar. However, due to unique nature of each mineral the size, shape and color may vary slightly.
The size of this product is categorized by weight. Because of this, the dimensions and style of the mineral may vary. If you have certain requirements regarding specifications, please note them within the order or contact us.