The colors are created by microscopic water drops within the stone. Linked to the heart, stomach and digestion, it stimulates the glands and regulates the acids and enzymes in the metabolism. It helps heal a broken heart and restores harmony.
Mica pseudomorphs after complex cordierite-indialite intergrowths, known in Japan as “sakura ishi (cherry blossom stones)”. Individual crystal sections about 5 mm in diameter. See Rakovan, Kitamura and Rocks & Minerals,
A real good time was had by all creating this collection of fantasy crystal photographs - fantasy crystals in many different colors and shapes. My personal favourites are the two crystal altar images and the crystal sacrifice :-)
Rose quartz assists in balancing the Heart Chakra. It vibrates unconditional love and healing into the environment. It's heart-healing. Wear it close to the heart when you feel unworthy, stifled, guilty, rejected, envious or abandoned.