Rhodochrocite is a manganese carbonate MnCO3 (sometimes translucent) and comes in a variety of shades. Bright red to soft shades of pink including tans and browns in swirling patterns. It holds a soft yet assertive energy that can help you to move forward on your life path towards that which brings great satisfaction and joy to your heart. It helps you to let go of past hurts and give courage to step forward into new experiences of love and hope. Healing properties: comfort, harmony, friendship, forgiveness, kindness, tolerance, compassion, self love, inner child healing, past life healing. Stimulates warm feelings of love and compassion. Also helps to balance blood pressure, respiratory problems, digestion and anxiety/stress. Known as the “Rescue Remedy Stone” for healing emotions.