Green Aventurine in the Gemstone LibraryGreen Aventurine

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Name Origin: The name aventurine derives from the Italian, "a ventura" meaning "by chance".

Historical significance/folklore: Green Aventurine was used in ancient Tibet for nearsightedness, improving the wearer's perception, and stimulating creativity.

Gemstone properties: Aventurine is said to benefit one in all areas of creativity, and imagination, as well as intellect and mental clarity. Lore says that it enhances prosperity and brings career success. It is a gentle stone energetically that gives a sense of calm and balance and enhances happiness. It also helps one to see alternatives and potentials in all situations, giving a positive outlook, courage and inner strength. It is also said to bring luck, especially in games of chance. Green aventurine is also a mystical stone of prosperity. Aventurine brings friendship to one's life. It is also a stone of protection energies.

Healing Properties: It is beneficial for blood, circulatory system, headaches, general health, and sleep disorders. Aventurine is associated with the heart chakra.