The smooth, green, Aventurine is a form of quartz crystal. 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. It is said to align one’s current condition so opportunity is inevitable. This stone is the embodiment of confidence, optimism, prosperity, and the embrace for change. This gem may also serve as a reminder to break bad habits, allowing growth to 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 a beautiful choice for those of us working through unresolved emotional issues, as it inspires perseverance when going through life’s emotional obstacles. Its endless good vibes can inspire a sense of joy and hope.
Let your Aventurine be your lucky charm! 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, or looking to revitalize a long-time romance, Aventurine may be used as a love crystal! Paired with a Rose Quartz, it may encourage love later in life.