This hand carved Rose Quartz polished heart, symbolises the very essence of rose quartz in a shape that is perfect for holding and carrying. Known as the stone of unconditional love, Rose Quartz is an inspiring, nurturing and calming crystal that promotes bonding and affection.
- Gemstone Family – Quartz
- Chakras – Heart (4th)
- Colour – Pink/Rose
- Found in – Brazil, South Africa, India, Madagascar, Namibia, Mozambique, Sri Lanka and the US
- Element Associated with – Water
- Also known as – “The Heart Stone”, “Love Stone”, Pink Quartz,
- Birthstone Month – January
- Zodiac Sign – Taurus
- Physical Healing Properties – Supports the heart in healing from trauma and disease
- Emotional Healing Properties – Releases past wounds, teaches trust and hope, helps recover emotionally from previous hurt, encourages new love
- Spiritual Properties – Encourages spirituality of love, links heart to the heart of the Earth and the heart of the Universe
- Legend has it that… Adonis, who was Aphrodite’s lover, was attacked by Ares while he was in the shape of a wild boar. Aphrodite, fearing for her lover, ran to his aid and in the process caught herself upon a briar bush. Her blood mingled with Adonis’ and together it stained the white quartz pink.