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THE MEANING OF AVENTURINE

"Healer of Heart, Mind and Soul"

Quartz. green, white, blue, brown & pink. Translucent quartz rich in chrome-like mica. Also known as Indian Jade

4th Chakra: Heart

Astrological Sign: Aries

Vibrates to the numbers 1 & 4

Birthstone:

Metaphysical Properties:

As a power stone Aventurine is excellent for attracting abundance & wealth. This is the stone of opportunity. Aventurine is known as the stone of chance or luck.

It is also considered an all purpose healing stone. Another potent stone for relieving stress, anxiety, and emotional discomfort. It helps us to see alternatives and potentials. Good career stone for those in stressful situations at work. Reinforces ones decision making abilities and amplifies leadership qualities. Heals emotional pain, fear and imbalance by dissolving blocks in the heart Chakra.

Aventurine is also excellent for protecting the heart Chakra, acting as a shield against "energy vampires" who like to tap in and use the energy of other people.

  • Balance: Balances out your emotions, helps remain calm in trying situations. Helps not just to reduce, but to balance out your emotions.
  • Business: Stimulates opportunity, improves your leadership skills and helps you respond to challenges on an instinctive level - allowing you to make quick, confident decisions. Wonderful motivation and action stone, especially for entrepreneurs and the self employed who have that "pioneering" Spirit!
  • Decisiveness: - Assists one in making the "right" decisions.
  • Luck: A good luck stone, or opportunity stone. Has a reputation as a "gambler's stone", bringing luck into the game of risk and chance.
Color:
Green: The color of Healing and Hope
Physical Healing Properties of Aventurine:

Very good for your lower back (sciatica). Draws out heat of fevers and inflammation in wounds and joints . Place a crystal In your bath water to ease muscles. Protects and helps heal the Lungs. Heart. Adrenal glands. Muscular tissue. Nervous System. Stress. Helpful in reducing cholesterol & the prevention of arteriosclerosis. Use it to clear the skin (especially when allergies are involved).Mental powers, eyesight, gambling, money, peace, haling, luck.

Professions:

Healing - Doctors, Nurses, Emergency Crew, Hospital workers, Dentist, Optometrist, Healing, Care Giver, Technicians, Veterinarians, Counselors, Physicians, Ministers, Clergy, Mothers

Other - Leaders, Protectors, Artists, Writers, Executives (leadership), Stock Market, Investments, Casinos,

Alleviates:

Stress, tension, emotional pain

Enhances:

Creativity, imagination, prosperity and abundance independence, career success, calm and balance.