Desert rose stone – Raw. Desert rose gets its name because of how it looks like a rose made out of desert sand. Desert Rose resonates with the crown and third eye chakras. In mesopotamia it was put in sick rooms to repel the negative energies. They were believed to increase the fruit growth if hung on one. It has properties to encourage friendship, love and harmony in relationships. There is a legend that tells of God taking a breath during the process of creating divine light. When God exhaled, the particles fell to Earth and formed into selenite family of stones and desert rose is part of that family. Desert rose has to be put under the full moon’s moonlight to energize. It can also be moved through sage smoke, placed in rice, or buried in the earth overnight. Desert rose should be kept away from water. Desert rose is believed to be a good stone for the teeth and bones. It is also good for people with spine problems. It brings initiative and motivation to pursue one's goals and dreams. A very stylish stone for people that have difficulty expressing themselves or can’t talk in front of an audience.