Rhodocrosite: Also known as Inca Rose or Inca Blood Stone. The Incas believed that this stone was formed of the blood of their royal ancestors. A very powerful cleansing stone to unblock throat and heart chakra. It strengthens relationships with oneself and with others by inspiring compassion, healing, self-forgiveness, and an understanding of others’ responsibility for their actions. It aids in healing childhood wounds and in dispelling feelings of abandonment or being unloved.