AVENTURINE GemShoppy February 26, 2015 Gemstones Aventurine is a Quartz. It is better known as “Delver”. It helps you purify mental and emotional body. It cures anxieties and brings a sense of purpose with great success. The other speciality of stone is to help inspiring independence and health.It encourages creativity and intuitions. The best stone for Cancer & Libra signs. Aventurine is a stone of confidence and tranquillity. Aventurine is a soft green semitranslucent to mostly opaque stone with mica flecks. Aventurine also comes in silvery, yellow, reddish brown, greenishbrown, bluish green and orange. It contains inclusions of small crystals that reflect light and give a range of colours – depending on the nature of the inclusion. Tradition has it that a Murano glass worker had by chance (by “adventure”) dropped some copper filings in molten glass. Once cool, the mix took a very pleasing aspect, and the young man decided to reproduce it and name it aventurine: “born by adventure”. The name was later given to the gems that presented the same appearance. Blue Aventurine assists in self discipline and developing inner strength. This healing crystal is used in healing and balancing the emotions, helping us to communicate more clearly. Blue aventurine is a powerful mental healer that increases vitality and a positive outlook. It stimulates creativity, intellect as well as independence.