Manganese carbonate: MnCO3 

Mohs: 4.

Source, Argentina, Romania, USA

Rhodochrosite is also known as “Rosa del Inca”, “Inca Rose” or “Rosinca”.  The name  Rhodochrosite is derived from the Greek word rhodókhrōs  (ῥοδόχρως )meaning rose-colored 

Rhodochrosite attracts love. Increases awareness, intellect, and understanding.

Preserves youth and retards aging. ‘A stone of love and balance’, physical, mental and spiritual. Inspires forgiveness.

Heals and stabilizes your emotions and removes depression. It helps you to face reality. This stone contains a highly charged energy of universal love and light.

Good for meditation and healing the earth. Balances ‘Ying and Yang’. Good for digestion, heart, thyroid and preventing illness.