GEMSTONES FOR LOVE & HAPPINESS
Rose quartz may be our go-to, all purpose stone that is beautiful AND because it represents LOVE, is perfect for everyone! Check out the GIA’s site to see some beautiful examples of rose quartz, especially the carved piggy!!
This stone enhances all forms of love: self-love, mother love, caring, kindness, platonic and romantic love. Heals our hearts, re-awakens trust and encourages us to be tender, peaceful and gentle with ourselves and others.. Emanates unconditional love and nurturance and helps us attract positive, gentle love into our lives. Teaches forgiveness and tolerance. Emotionally, the best healer.
Rhodochrosite comes from the Greek word ‘rhodos’, which means rose, and ‘khros, which means color. It comes in raspberry pink to rose red, and it’s such beautiful shades of natural pink in between!
Opens the heart and energizes the soul, awesome for giving and receiving love. represents selfless love and compassion. excellent for those feeling unloved. Helps you face the truth about yourself and others with loving awareness, gentleness and comfort. A stone for love, more specifically aimed at yourself for the purposes of emotional healing. Supports self healing from past physical or emotional violence, severe shame, or any type of traumatizing emotional injury – self love and compassion for one’s inner child.
The most natural of pinks hosting a taupe, neutral tone at times – it’s looks organic and soft at the same time due to the mix of translucent opal and chalcedony.
A stone of peace and tranquility, noted for its energies in healing emotions. Helps to bring compassion and a gentle resolution of painful memories, One of the most powerful of healing stones, a stone of hope & great achievement. Great for gentle souls, or for those with high stress and need to relax.
Discovered in San Diego in the last 100 years, it reminds me of cotton candy floss, with a glossy sheen that changes colors in different angles! For a bit more info on it’s history, check here!
An extremely powerful stone that opens the heart to all energies of unconditional love, in our thoughts and communication. It opens the heart to our knowingness, and helps release blocks that we’ve put up around around hearts so that we are joyful and receptive to new experiences, people and life! Wearing this stone can help us have a day filled with kindness, gentleness and serenity – creating one with the divine.. our ultimate purpose.