Stone of Love
Rose quartz is the name used for pink specimens of the mineral quartz. It is abundant, common, and found in large quantities at numerous locations around the world. The pink color of rose quartz ranges from a very light, almost imperceptible pink, to a rich translucent pink. It is usually cut into cabochons, beads, and faceted stones of about eight millimeters in size or larger to display the rich pink color.
Rose quartz is known as the stone of love. It is calming for the mind; helping us to release worry, and fear. It allows us to be more open to receiving and sharing love, compassion and kindness. It provides physical stability and strength to the heart.
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