Rock Water in Bach flower therapy : properties, benefits, uses

Rock Water in Bach flower therapy

properties, benefits, uses

Rock water  (Aqua Petra –Spring water) is not a plant, but is a mountain water, of rock from Wales, England. It is born and flows in the middle of the rock and for this reason it iscold, rigid, but pure. Even today you can find small springs, withtherapeutic properties, hidden among the vegetation, places that are still uncontaminated and subject only to the rules of nature: sun and wind.

Rock Water : properties and benefits

Dr. Edward Bach researching through the English fields other new remedies discovers this water which has the purpose of treating those who have extreme control of themselves or: “… For those who are very rigid in their lifestyle and frequently deny themselves joys and pleasures because they fear that these things may hinder their work. They are strict masters with themselves. They want to be healthy, strong and active and will do whatever it takes to keep them in this condition. They hope that their example will lead others to imitate their ideas in order to eventually become better … ”

The Rock Water typology is that of a person who has a severe and rigid lifestyle , who imposes a certain discipline, who hates mediocrity and pleasure, is certain and sure of his own dogmas. All this leads him to be self-repressive , he cannot have compassion even for himself, he often has a rigid, self-centered character or behavior that imposes himself with inflexible decision. At the bottom of those who feel Rock water there is a sort of martyrdom, there is the desire to serve as an example, in order to point out to the outside and to others how to live. 

This flower brings a great benefit, namely flexibility, affective openness towards others and above all the flexibility of the mind like water that flows and passes everywhere, purifying and releasing inhibitions. Therefore, the awareness that inner harmony is fundamental and more important than the dictates of a strong discipline prevails.

• Initial-inhibited emotions (before taking the flower):
Stiffness, inflexibility

• Evolutionary-loose emotions (after taking the flower):
      Flexibility of body and mind

Rock Water : uses

Rock Water is for those who are very rigid inwardly , consequently they are strict masters with themselves and all this can involve physical blockages, contractures of the limbs, back pain , hysterical stiff neck, Parkinson’s disease, chronic constipation and various pains. joints up to severe rheumatism.

This remedy, which often embodies the rigid feeling of those who undertake “strict” diets, together with Crab Apple , a flower that purifies, is indicated for curing eating disorders such as anorexia.

Rock Water is precious for those who ask a lot of themselves, who are dissatisfied with what they do and think, who could always have done better, it is also precious for those who set ambitious and precise goals, but who can with Rock Water having them through lightness, flexibility and harmony. Finally, for those who want to let themselves go to the beauty of life .

Rock Water Bach Flower Affirmation

  • Water flows, life flows and I flow with them.
  • I am open to new experiences and knowledge.
  • I like to feel understood / and I suppose others do too.
  • Maybe others can be right.
  • I allow myself to be wrong and treat myself gently.

Bach Flower List

1. Agrimony 2. Aspen 3. Beech
4. Centaury5. Cerato6. Cherry Plum
7. Chestnut Bud 8. Chicory9. Clematis
10. Crab Apple11. Elm12. Gentian
13. Gorse 14. Heather15. Holly
16. Honeysuckle 17. Hornbeam 18. Impatiens
19. Larch20. Mimulus21. Mustard
22. Oak23. Olive24. Pine
25. Red Chestnut26. Rock Rose27. Rock Water
28. Scleranthus29. Star Of Bethlehem30. Sweet Chestnut
31. Vervain 32. Vine 33. Walnut
34. Water Violet35. White Chestnut36. Wild Oat
37. Wild Rose38. Willow39. Rescue Remedy  

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