Reputed to be an excellent stone for the heart and relationships, Rhodochrosite assists in all aspects of giving and receiving love. As such, people are often drawn to this stone when they desire to open their hearts to deep connection. It is also highly desired for its ability to balance emotions, and can be used to gently facilitate the processing of trauma and old wounds.
This piece bears a Sterling Silver Sri Yantra (literally meaning "holy instrument") Mandala, symbolizing the junction between the physical universe and its unmanifest source according to Hindu Mysticism. Four triangles face upwards to represent the Divine Masculine (Shiva), and five triangles face downwards to represent the Divine Feminine (Shakti). The Sri Yantra is often referred to as the Chakra Raja – King of all Chakras – making it a supreme instrument in the path of spiritual advancement.