Aventurine is a variety of translucent quartzite or quartz with abundant flake-shaped or small plate inclusions. This along with its many desirable pastel colors are what gives these beautiful healing crystals their appeal as precious stones. The most common colours are normally found as a green stone, but if you look, you can also find blue aventurine crystal.
Many people think of it as a green variety of quartz, but it does occur naturally in a range of other colors which include brown, peach, yellow, red and blue. These other colours are quite rare as gemstones and are seldom found in gem quality. Red Aventurine is fairly unique and sometimes it can be quite difficult to find.
The phrase Aventurine is derived from the italian word “a ventura” which means “by chance” it is for this reason that it is known as a stone for abundance, success, prosperity and good luck.
Carrying even a small piece of Aventurine in your wallet, pocket or on your altar will invite good fortune into your life as it has a strong connection with good luck. The most common form of this crystal is green, which ranges from dark to pale green and when polished, it is often confused with green jade.
The highest quality of Aventurine stone is marked as being a brilliant green color and they often have a high carat weight without any other inclusions. Inclusions that increase the glittering effect will often increase the value of this very lucky stone and it may be hard to find this type of high quality aventurine for sale.
Aventurine is the great healer of both the heart chakra, solar plexus chakra and third eye chakra. It helps filter negative emotions from the solar plexus and clears blockages of energy from this chakra. This means that as a healing crystal, it can help regulate our ability to communicate with our emotional bodies and assist us to create emotional bonds with others!
Wearing Aventurine can provide you with some amazing health benefits. You should wear green aventurine on your pulse points or close to your heart. Aventurine bracelets are ideal for this. To aid healing, you would place the Blue variation of this stunning crystal on the third-eye chakra.
This can be hard sometimes, so many simply place it beneath their pillow as they sleep. Much like terahertz, some claim that aventurine can absorb electromagnetic waves which will help guard you against environmental pollution.
This green crystal partners well with other quartz crystals. Whilst saying your affirmations out loud, place clearer quartz in one and whilst holding aventurine in the other hand. When it comes to romance and love, combining multiple stones like Green Tourmaline, Green Aventurine, Pink Tourmaline and Rose Quartz can help
DISCLAIMER Energy work and Crystal healing are not to be considered as a substitute for traditional medical treatment. If either you, or someone you know, has a serious health issue, you or they should consult their own doctor and/or other appropriate professional medical practitioner, and make complementary healing part of a complete health care program. Customers should be advised that crystals and stones are not recommended for small children and they should only be used by children under adult supervision. Crystals and stones can have sharp edges. Small stones and crystals should never be left near babies and toddlers.