Aventurine(uh - ven - chuh - reen)
What is Aventurine?
Aventurine Healing Properties and Benefits
Aventurine Spiritual Properties and Benefits
Aventurine Side Effects
Aventurine Meaning: What Does Aventurine symbolize?
Varieties of Aventurine
How To Cleanse Aventurine?
Questions and Answers
Yes, you can put Aventurine varieties in the water. However, you should avoid it because prolonged exposure to water may remove the color or shimmer of the crystal.
Yes, Aventurine crystals are safe to charge in the Sun for a short time. Avoid leaving them in the Sun for over 10 minutes. Otherwise, Aventurine may lose its color, shine, or durability.
No, Sunstone is not an Aventurine variety. You might’ve heard of Sunstone’s alternative name- Aventurine Feldspar. It’s a plagioclase feldspar mineral, while Aventurine is a Quartz.
Keep Aventurine in the northeast corner of your house to attract abundance and prosperity. On the flip side, keeping Aventurine in the center of the home attracts harmony.
Real Aventurine crystals don’t get scratched by glass materials or steel knives. They’re cold to the touch and show plate-like shimmers under bright light.
Depending on the color of your Aventurine, wear it close to the heart (as a pendant) or pulse point (as a bracelet).
No, you can get Green Aventurine for $3 to $30 per carat and rough stones for about $10 per pound.
You can pair Heart Chakra stones like Rose Quartz, Jade, and Green Tourmaline, or Smoky Quartz, Black Tourmaline, Amethyst, and Selenite.
Aventurine is a popular and durable crystal. So, you can rinse it with water and charge it with sunlight. However, you shouldn’t leave it in the Sun, water, or rain for long. Also, cleanse and charge the crystal before every use.
Interactions with Aventurine
Green Aventurine vs. Jade
You can wear Green Aventurine and Jade because the same planet rules both. Moreover, this is an excellent crystal pairing for abundance and prosperity.
|Ruling Planet||Mercury and Venus.||Mercury|
|Ruling Element||Air, Water, and Earth.||Earth|
|MOHS||6.5 to 7.||6.5 to 7.|
Orange Aventurine vs. Carnelian
Carnelian and Orange Aventurine are ruled by planets that are neutral or good with each other. Therefore, it’s good to use a harmonizing crystal like Selenite when using them together.
|Chakras||Solar Plexus, Sacral, and Root.||Solar Plexus, Sacral, and Root.|
|Ruling Planet||Venus and Earth.||Mars|
|Ruling Element||Fire and Earth.||Fire|
|MOHS||6.5 to 7.||7|
Yellow Aventurine vs. Citrine
You shouldn’t wear Yellow Aventurine with Citrine because enemy planets rule them. Wearing them together might lead to debts, financial loss, and misfortune.
|Crystal||Yellow Aventurine||Rainforest Jasper|
|Chakras||Solar Plexus and Sacral.||Solar Plexus and Sacral.|
|Ruling Element||Fire||Light/ Sun.|
|MOHS||6.5 to 7.||7|