What is blue aventurine?
Blue Aventurine is a member of the quartz family that is characterized by its mica and other mineral inclusions that give it its shimmering effect. Its name comes from the Italian word a ventura or avventura which means “by chance” and perhaps alludes to the way the stone is formed.
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Blue Aventurine is not the only form of Aventurine. It comes in many different colors, and each stone has its own correspondences and energy. For example, Green Aventurine is wonderful for protection while pink aventurine works wonders for creativity and wisdom.
In the 1700s, a worker accidentally dropped some metal filings in a vat of melting glass. When it cooled, it resulted in something with beautiful and iridescent sparkles. (Source)
Blue Aventurine Meanings
There are many things that blue aventurine can be used for, both physical and spiritual. These meanings come from Crystals and Jewelry Meanings.
removing bad habits like alcohol addiction, smoking, and drug addiction *
activate and purify chakras
overcome selfishness, passive aggression, and overreaction
help with leadership and management skills in your career
encourage vision and inspiration
balance hormone levels *
encourage cardiac health *
increase concentration and focus
improve communication skills
provides protection, especially for those prone to accidents and children
You can even meditate with blue aventurine.
Though Blue Aventurine works gradually, it also works steadily and has a great capacity for psychic opening. It is quite useful in meditation as a transitional aid, and brings additional strength and focus to the energies of other stones. Place it upon the Third Eye in meditations, or sleep with one in the pillowcase for dream work. [Simmons, 57] (Source)
As far as spiritual energy goes, Crystal Vaults says that Blue Aventurine is helpful for anyone looking to open up their mind and spirit to innate power. This stone helps in clearing the Throat and Third Eye Chakras and allows a person to perceive their gifts. You can harness the energy of Blue Aventurine by placing a piece of Blue Aventurine on your Third Eye Chakra and envisioning the energy clearing the chakras in your body.
Have you ever worked with Blue Aventurine? How does it work for you? Do you have any tips or advice for anyone new to Blue Aventurine?
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