Rhodonite is a silicate mineral coloured pink through traces of manganese, with the black inclusions in its tumbled form coming as a consequence of its oxidisation. This crystal is a carrier of the rose pink Ray of Divine Love and Compassion. With this crystal ones love and compassion is directed outwards from the Self towards others and accordingly this stone supports all altruistic and truly generous behaviours. It also aids is bringing out hidden talents and gifts and then helping us to use them for the fulfilment of the Self and others and to effect change of a positive nature for all. It also promotes the free-flow of energy (ki) through the body and balances and energises the heart centres.