Also known as Chromian Diopside
Chemical Formula: (Ca,Cr)MgSi2O6
Birthstone for Virgo
Aligns with the Heart Chakra
Properties: Chromian Diopside is balancing, calming as well as mood-lifting, and allows one to experience love while retaining a sense of detachment. It aids the immune system, and strengthens and opens the heart on both a physical and emotional level. It can be used to facilitate meditation. Physically, it can act as a pain reliever, help repair damage to tendons and ligaments, and calm IBS. In this capacity it can be taken as a gem elixir.