Rose quartz forms in young pegmatites, resulting in masses of raw material. Crystalline groups rarely appear in hydrothermal veins. The possible development of rutile (TiO) inside the mineral could give rise to the phenomenon of asterism.
- Chemical formula : SiO 2 + Na, Al, Fe, Ti + (Ca, Mg, Mn)
- Appearance : this very famous stone has a pink color, which varies from intense to lighter shades. It may have reddish and rust-colored inclusions and streaks due to the presence of iron inside it.
- Element : water, air
- Associated chakras : 4th chakra, located in the heart, Sanskrit name: Anahata
- Planets : Venus
- Zodiac signs : Taurus, Libra, Cancer
PROPERTIES OF ROSE QUARTZ IN BRIEF : strengthens the heart and sexual organs . Helps overcome sexual problems and improves fertility . Helps fight neck pain and migraines . It makes us calm and determined at the same time. It pushes us to become elastic. Strengthens the ability to love , both oneself and others. It also pushes us to be generous and open , and to live in a positive and constructive way.
Rose Quartz Mythology:
Rose quartz has been considered the stone of fertility for centuries. Furthermore, it was used for cardiac disorders and for everything that, even in a figurative sense, is linked to the heart.
The name rose quartz comes from the Greek word "hyalos" which means glass. The meaning of the rose quartz crystal is hidden in the legend that tells how Aphrodite got blood on the white quartz when she cut herself on a thorny bush to save her love Adonis from the war of Are. Zeus therefore brought Adonis back from the war. From this legend, rose quartz takes the meaning of rekindled or renewed love.
In another Greek story, Cupid and Eros brought rose quartz to humans to sow love and hope.
For the Romans and Egyptians the meaning of rose quartz stone was beauty.
Effects of Rose Quartz on the Physical Body:
It acts favorably on the blood circulation of the tissues. Strengthens the heart and sexual organs . Helps overcome sexual problems and improves fertility .
Rose quartz is also effective in raw stone form. For its use, there are no particular instructions to give.
It relaxes the heart, benefiting the whole body, especially blood pressure .
Also very useful for soothing premenstrual and menstrual pain , avoiding complicated pregnancies and postpartum disorders.
Useful for those who suffer from water retention and have lymphatic problems.
Helps fight neck pain and migraines .
Helps in case of dim/asphyxiated skin
Effects of rose quartz on the psyche:
You make us calm and determined at the same time. It pushes us to become elastic towards life without making us surrender. It also pushes us to be generous and open , and to live in a positive and constructive way.
It promotes the development of the ability to identify with others and cultivate empathy . It makes you sensitive. Strengthens the ability to love , both oneself and others.
It frees from worries and allows the subject to concentrate their attention on their primary needs.
Rose quartz brings benefits against depressive states, insomnia and stress .
Very useful even in periods of great physical tiredness .
It instills tranquility and joy , compassion towards others, comfort in cases of separations or emotional pain . It helps a lot if you have difficulty forgiving and reconciling with others.
It is a stone that stimulates the aesthetic sense and personal artistic ability.