Virtues in lithotherapy, characteristics and history


Aventurine is a variety of quartz, which can be orange, red, light green to golden brown.

It's a fine stone , formerly semi-precious stone but this designation is prohibited from a commercial point of view.

Characteristics of aventurine

Main deposits
Brazil, India, Russia
Orange, red, light green to shimmering golden brown
Hardness (Mohs scale)
7: Scratch the glass
Chemical composition
Silicon dioxide: SiO 2

crystal system

Trigonal (Rhombohedral)


See below for each variety

Trace elements


Astrological signs

See below for each variety

Purification and Recharging

Purify Aventurine

Reload the aventurine

Aventurine is purified with pure water, pure salt or salt water .

For pure salt purification, we recommend the indirect purification method .

Purification in a pure water bath requires leaving the stone for about 4 to 5 hours in its bath.

For purification in a salt water bath, the stone must be left for about 2 to 3 hours in its bath.

Aventurine can be recharged in sunlight : you can leave your stone for 2 to 3 hours in a room bathed in light.

Avoid exposing your stone to direct sunlight.

You can also recharge your aventurine on a cluster of rock crystal .

Recharging on rock crystal takes about 1 hour and can be done day or night.


— Green Aventurine

On an emotional level

Green aventurine acts on the emotions by soothing them.

It promotes emotional perspective and calms anger , thus strengthening self-control and the management of one's emotions .

It is a stone of creative prosperity that nurtures compassion and friendship .

It helps to make the right choices , while soothing anxieties

On a physical level

Green aventurine contains silicon, an essential trace element that promotes the fixation of calcium on the bones, so it would be excellent for stimulating the growth of children .

Green aventurine also has a soothing effect on the skin : it alleviates acne and helps in the treatment of stress-related skin problems .

The presence of silicon in the skin helps keep it in good condition and facilitates healing .

Some people have reported that by putting green aventurine stones in their plant's pot, the plant grows more easily. Green aventurine would therefore promote the growth of potted plants .


Heart Chakra (Fourth Chakra, "Anahata")

Astrological signs

Cancer, Taurus, Libra, Virgo, Aries, Aquarius

8mm Green Aventurine Bracelet

— Yellow Aventurine

On an emotional level

Yellow Aventurine is a soft stone .

It regulates emotions , plunging you into a deep sense of well-being and giving you self-confidence .

It gives the courage to open up to opportunities and make decisions to make changes in your life .

It is an ideal stone for establishing virtuous bonds .


Solar Plexus Chakra (Third Chakra - "Manipura")

Astrological signs

Virgo, Aries, Aquarius

Bracelet Aventurine yellow 6mm

COLOR Properties


Green is hope and compassion , it is also healing and openness to others in calm and serenity .

This color helps to take a step back from our emotions , making negative emotions such as anger, pain or sadness less burdensome .

Green can also awaken in us the sense of justice .

Present in abundance in nature, this color represents the plant and its ability to heal.


Yellow is the color of the sun and heat , so it is the color of what we send back to the world around us.

It is a color that allows us to shine and helps to stimulate our development , to communicate who we are .

Yellow communicates its dynamism , joy and gaiety to us, it is a color that illuminates us and puts us forward .

It is also the color of intellect and genius . It has mind structuring and memory development properties.

History & traditions

Aventurine takes its name from the aventurine glass of Italy, created accidentally, all'avventura , after copper powder was spilled into molten glass.

According to the mineralogical literature, aventurine was used in the past to make ax heads, seals, or jewelry.

Several mineralogists say that aventurine is the stone which Pliny the Elder called sandastros , and which he described by saying that it had stars shining from within.

Lithotherapy is an alternative energy therapy, the indications given do not in any way constitute medical advice, they are taken from cultures and reference works in the field. For any medical problem we invite you to consult your doctor. Never stop treatment without medical advice.

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