This large tear drop shaped cabochon of Rhodonite has gorgeous color and patterns. Rhodonite has quite a distinct pink or rose color. Rhodonite is a silicate or quartz composite. Manganese is what brings out the rosy colors. This material was mined in Western Australia. By reducing stress and calming the mind, rhodonite can ease physical and emotional traumas. Especially emotional scars left by old wounds. It will enhance self-esteem, confidence and the energy levels of both the body and the mind. It will help you begin to accept the healing relief of forgiveness. Rhodonite will also assist the nervous system, thyroid, pituitary gland and the body's reflexes. It will strengthen the immune system and aid the heart.