Crystals at a Glance – ROSE QUARTZ
This is the next segment of our ‘Crystals at a Glance‘ series where we give you a brief overview of some of our favorite chosen stones (if you missed it, get know Garnet!). Stones from Mama Earth that you’ll find as part of our designs. With thousands of years of evolution and history, these stones add so much meaning into our daily lives.
We are so grateful to hold / wear a piece of this magical planet. We hope that when you purchase Violet Gray jewellery and stones that you cherish these talisman for years to come.
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The properties mentioned below are here to guide you, but ultimately the most important aspect of any gemstone or piece of jewellery is your personal connection to it. Let how you FEEL about a stone be what guides your relationship with it.
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Time to meet the beautiful and magical stone that is ROSE QUARTZ.
Name: Rose Quartz
Name Origin: The word ‘quartz‘ comes from the German word ‘quarz‘ from the mid 18th Century. The word is also associated with the word ‘kwardy‘ (Polish dialect) which is related to the Polish word ‘twardy‘ meaning ‘hard‘. The word ‘rose‘ comes from Middle or Old English and originates from the Latin word ‘rosa‘.
Found: Rose Quartz can be found all over the world. Commercially the stone tends to be mined in Madagascar, South Africa, Namibia, Brazil, and the United States.
Core Message: Unconditional Love, Gentleness, Emotional Healing.
Colour: Rose Quartz comes in various shades of a translucent pink, ranging from pale pink to a hue similar to that of a red rose.
Birthstone: A stone for those that are a Taurus: born between 19th of April – 20th of May.
Spiritual Benefits: Helps connect you with the Divine (your version of it) and helps dissolve the impact of past hurts.
Emotional Benefits: Encourages and teaches us how to LOVE. Rose Quartz is the stone for love for all things – oneself, family, friends, the Earth, and more.
Physical Benefits: Wonderful talisman during times of trauma, as it can gently assist one to release stress and stay in a space of positivity.
Do you have a connection with this stone? We love to hear your stories.
Stone Photo Sources (left to right): Dakota Stone’s Rock Shop // The Goddess Lifestyle Plan // CrystalDictionary.com