Rhodochrosite crystals direct your gaze inward. They help you to find love and forgiveness, along with healing for past wounds, trauma, and suppressed memories. To release any unacknowledged pain that you’ve held onto unconsciously for far too long, and to deal with any trauma from past lives or destructive patterns that you have carried over into this life. It breaks down any barriers erected in the heart. This allows you to once more love with the unconditional and compassionate joy of a child. You’ll become the true self you always were meant to be. Rhodochrosite is a paragon pink stone of selfless and unconditional love. This has led to its nickname of the ‘stone of the compassionate heart’. Imbued with healing properties, rhodochrosite crystals work best at alleviating troubles of the heart, easing down walls which have built up over time. As you heal, it will empower you not only to practice empathy for the self, but also to act for others in need too.