Red Rhodolite Garnet is a variety of Pyrope Garnet. Its name is derived from two Greek words meaning "rose stone." It displays all the brilliancy and fire of the Garnets, with a beautiful color ranging from rose red to pale violet.
It is known as a Stone of Inspiration, bringing the inspiration of love via the heart and mind. It helps one receive abundance on an emotional level, stimulating one’s sense of self-worth and alleviating feelings of inadequacy. It assists in owning one’s gifts and abilities, and sharing them with others.
Rhodolite Garnet is a crystal of inspiration and emotional healing. It encourages love, kindness and compassion, and promotes self-worth and spiritual growth. It is especially helpful in the recovery from sexual abuse, guilt or shame. It aids in the treatment of heart and lung disorders and enhances metabolism and healthy sexuality. Rhodolite supports the Base, Heart and Crown Chakras.
Rhodolite is useful in the treatment of disorders of the heart and lungs. It also enhances healthy sexuality and stimulates metabolism. As a Pyrope Garnet, Rhodolite enhances blood quality, boosts circulation, especially in cold weather, and relieves blood disorders. It may also treat the digestive tract, neutralizing heartburn and soothing a sore throat.
Rhodolite Garnet offers emotional healing, particularly in the areas of guilt and shame. It can lift the burden of such memories, or if the memories are not conscious, it may manifest as a lightening of one’s overall mood and happiness. Rhodolite is also helpful in recovery from sexually related abuse and can assist in eliminating the emotional patterns related to that abuse.
Rhodolite is an excellent stone when feeling unhappy, worthless or unable to see a way forward. It soothes and heals the emotional body, unblocking the ability to receive love, and provides a loving reminder of one’s worthiness.