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Aventurine stones are crystals that contain a good amount of quartz in them, along with inclusions of various other minerals, which gives them their specific color.

They are important stones to have within your collection for quite a few reasons.

One major reason is that the quartz within them gives these crystals a strong ability to amplify energy.

The Aventurine stones have slightly different metaphysical properties depending on the color. This means that the different colored stones have separate sections listing their properties.

Where Are They From? Aventurine Meaning

Aventurine are closely related to quartz crystals, and have have been found in Italy, Brazil, India, China, Tibet, Nepal and Russia. The name Aventurine comes from its quality of "aventurescence", which means the amount of reflective ability of the stone.

The most common variety of this crystal is the Green Aventurine. The color of this variety of crystal may also be red and blue and some lesser known colors such as white, brown, peach, pink, orange, yellow and grey.

Some colors are really just shades of the other colors. A variety of minerals are combined with the quartz in the Aventurine stones, and create the different colored stones. Each of the different colors have different added minerals, with specific metaphysical properties in their own right.

Because these qualities are added to the energy of the quartz, each of the different colored stones have unique metaphysical attributes. All the colors will support you to balance the male and female energies within you, regardless of your sex.

Leadership qualities are said to be enhanced by using any colors of Aventurine stones. You may read about the Green stone next, but there is information on each color separately, further down the page.

Green Aventurine... A Heart Chakra Stone

The Green Aventurine stone is the most common of the colors. The green color is from the inclusion of Fuchsite, a type of Mica. Although this is hard to see in photos of Fuchsite, the stone is a quite sparkly reflective stone.

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You can imagine how this might translate into many of the Aventurine stones.

Some green Aventurine is quite sparkly, so may contain more Fuchsite and others are darker green.

Like most green crystals they are heart chakra stones and will help in the area of love relationships as well.

One application where you may use any of the varieties, is to meditate with them, as this may boost your ability to handle life changes.

As they contain quartz this will amplify the energy of the inclusion within them during meditation.

These green stones have a lovely energy that has the capacity to aid you in releasing anxiety, so using them is a good way to relieve your stress.

These crystals are known to also be stones that aid your prosperity. They are known as a stone of luck and will help you to manifest money if that is what you want.

Green Aventurine to Aid Elementals

Due to the Green Fuchsite within the stone, this lovely green crystal is one of the stones that will help you to make contact with elemental beings.

Where you have plants growing will attract the members of the Devic kingdom.

These beings that live within the "green" areas around your home may be attracted by the energy of these green healing stones, as they feel the Green Aventurine stones vibration.

Many are unaware of the presence of these beings. If the energy and health of your gardens and other green areas is high, the more likely elemental beings may be living there.

These beings will aid you in living your life better, so do all that you can to encourage them to be present near your home.

Why Would You Use It? How Will They Help You?

Aventurine Crystals are easy to buy, and these stones have strong health benefits that aid blood pressure.

They are said to aid the health of the physical heart, and they have an anti-inflammatory effect, and aid skin eruptions and allergic conditions.

All of these stones, including the natural rough stones, like the one in the image shown in the image, are powerful to have in your office near your electronic equipment to remove electromagnetic smog.

Green Aventurine stones have the ability to absorb environmental pollution. The general energy of your home will be improved by having this green quartz crystal in as many places as possible.

Wearing Aventurine Stones... How To Use It

One of the best ways to use any color of these stones is to wear them as jewelry. It is really quite simple to buy yourself a piece of Aventurine stone jewelry and they come in a range of styles and colors.

The reason why it is reasonably easy to buy Aventurine jewelry, is that they are on the zodiac birthstone list

Any of the different colored Aventurine stones colors can be combined in meditation.

This is powerful, as is combining any one of them with other chakra stones from their specific chakra.

Putting natural crystal stones of any of the colors of Aventurine stones in your pocket is an easy way to use them if you can't find a piece of jewelry you like.

Wearing the lovely Green Aventurine Stones may increase the degree of your optimism for living, and may help with building self confidence in many areas of life.

Most people are looking for abundance and prosperity in life so it is excellent to know there are stones that will aid you with this area.

They are an Aries birthstone. Wearing lovely crystal jewelry is very pleasant, especially as this stone comes in so many colors.

To motivate yourself, or indeed others, the quickest and most sure way is to take your imagination by storm.

Combining Green Aventurine With Other Stones

Both green and pink heart chakra stones will harmonize with this green crystal. The quartz qualities embodied in this stone may amplify both its own energy and the energy of the stones you combine with it. Use natural crystals wherever possible.

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Combine it with Shungite, to help boost its ability to assist allergic conditions, as well as a range of other health problems.

Use it with Moldavite to create a strong energetic partnership, especially at times of great changes in your life. At difficult times in your relationships you may use these stones.

For those occasions when you are feeling emotionally wounded, these green quartz crystals may enhance your emotional well being. This may assist you to come through the experience better and create the best outcome for your greatest good.

They will also help you to deal with inner child anxiety caused by childhood problems and they combine well with Rhodochrosite for this purpose. Some of the other green heart based crystals will benefit by being combined with Green Aventurine stones.

You may also like to use them with pink heart chakra stones too, and there are quite a few that blend well with them.

Some of the crystals that may like to use them with includes stones such as Prasiolite also known as Green Amethyst, Moss Agate, Pink Morganite, Emeralds, Green Apophyllite, Pink Tourmaline and Green Tourmaline.

To boost the performance of this crystal to assist you to balance your male-female energies you may like to combine it with other crystals that aid this.

Stones such as Iolite, Shaman Stones, Ascension Stones, Hematite Crystals, Marcasite, Magnetite, Amesite, Turquoise, Golden Yellow Labradorite, Sphalerite, Rhodochrosite, Amazonite, Lapis Lazuli and Nephrite Jade.

Other Colors of Aventurine

Are you looking for information on other less common colors of Aventurine?

Click on the pictures below to read about other colors of this stone.

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When you buy a new stone or crystal, it is advantageous to use it on its own first. Once you are fully aware of its energy, you may choose to combine it with other stones.

Combine stones for short periods to begin with, as individuals may react differently. Knowing how you can combine various stones may be helpful, as this allows you to get the most from your crystals, and may help you to solve specific problems in your life.

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