Introduction and Guide to the Healing Energies and Metaphysical Properties of Aventurine.
Most commonly found in green, Aventurine is known as the "Stone of Opportunity". It is thought to be the luckiest of all the crystals, especially in manifesting prosperity and wealth.
This beautiful stone is not merely a way to draw in good luck, it aligns conditions so that opportunity is presented to be taken advantage of. Releasing old patterns, habits and disappointments so that new growth can take place, Aventurine brings optimism and zest for lift, allowing one to move forward with life goals and the confidence to embrace change.
Zodiac - Aries, Leo
Element - Earth
Colour - Typically green but can be orange, brown, yellow, blue or grey. Mostly translucent and often banded.
Names - Aventurine, Adventurine, Aventurine Quartz, Jade Quartz, Indian Jade.
Uses - Better understanding of nature, bringing good luck and opportunity, freedom from old patterns and habits, soothing quick tempers or brutal temperaments, increasing vitality of children and calming destructive hyperactivity, beneficial to overcoming clumsiness.
Healing Properties & Uses
Providing a strong connection between nature and the mind, enhances appreciation of nature and its soothing vibrations upon the mind and body.
Wearing Aventurine absorbs electromagnetic smog and guards against harmful electromagnetic fields from electronic devices.
Energetically stimulating the growth of premature infants, young children and teenagers, it increases overall vitality and enhances the intellectual development of children struggling with schoolwork and destructive hyperactivity. It also helps adults with written work or skills which are challenging as it is beneficial in overcoming clumsiness.
For those looking for love in their mature years, Green Aventurine may be used as a love crystal or added to a Heart Chakra layout as it encourages love in later life.