Aventurine is a form of quartz, with a smooth, green, tumbled appearance. Aventurine contains an abundance of mineral inclusions (sparkles) that give the gem a shimmering or glistening effect called “aventurescence”.
Thought to be the luckiest of all gems, the green Aventurine is a very positive stone for increasing the odds of winning. Aventurine aligns one’s current condition so opportunity is inevitable. This stone embodies confidence, optimism, prosperity, and embrace for change. This gem also has the ability to release you from bad habits so new growth can take place. Aventurine’s soothing energy is said to balance the emotional body, leading one towards inner peace. It is also said to calm everyday stress, anger, and nervousness. Aventurine is recommended for working through unresolved emotional issues and encourages perseverance when going through life’s emotional obstacles. Its endless good vibes can inspire a sense of joy and hope.
Aventurine is a lucky stone. Tuck it in your pocket during that important interview or when buying your next lottery ticket and allow it to provide you with good luck and boundless happiness. For those searching for love in their mature years, Aventurine may be used as a love crystal or paired with a Rose Quartz as it encourages love later in life.