Blue Aventurine Mushroom
Description: Blue Aventurine Mushroom. Aventurine is a variety of Quartz characterized by bright inclusions of Mica or other minerals that give a shimmering or glistening effect to the stone, referred to as aventurescence, especially notable when tumbled or polished. Aventurine is most commonly green, though it also forms in blue, red to reddish-brown, dusty purple, orange or peach, yellow, and silver gray. It is mostly translucent and often banded, but an overabundance of an included mineral may render it opaque. Blue Aventurine contains inclusions of Dumortierite.
Spiritually, mushrooms symbolize good luck, longevity, prosperity, vitality, transformation, rebirth, and enlightenment.
Size: Approximately 3/4 inches tall. Approximate weight 6 grams. Sold individually.
Primary Uses: As a “take charge” and “stick to it” crystal, Blue Aventurine can be highly beneficial in overcoming bad habits. In the workplace, Blue Aventurine is a crystal of leadership and helps to earn respect. It assists in approaching new projects calmly and without nervousness. Blue Aventurine encourages adventure at any age and is a stone of travel, helping to make desired travel plans happen and for protection against travel interruption.
Talisman or Amulet: Aventurine is a Seeker Transformer. Seeker Transformers are talismans used when the desire is to find a way to transform a part of one’s life to a more desirable state. Seekers are used when we need some help to find a new path, a new approach, or in any quest to gain that which we desire but do not yet possess. When they possess the Earth Power of the Transformer, like this opaque green Aventurine, they have the power to aid us to find new relationships that will transform some part of our life.
Blue is the color of ice reflecting the slowly lightening winter sky as the deep violets depart and the sun climbs higher every day. As the winter slowly gives way to the budding spring, and life quickens, ready to burst forth, blue marks the beginning of life and emotion.
The dark shades of blue have the power of truth. Lighter shades have the power of flexibility relaxation and balance.
Blue crystals are the crystals of trust. When we seek to become more sincere, act more responsibly, or become more trustworthy or faithful, these crystals give us the focus we require.
Chakra: Aventurine is used in healing efforts associated with imbalances in the energy associated with the Throat Chakra . When the throat chakra is in balance we have an easy flow of energy within the body and spirit. The energy that springs upward from the sacral chakra through the solar plexus can continue its path enabling free expression of the values and needs expressed within the energy
Feng Shui: Aventurine brings us Water Energy. Water Energy is the energy of stillness, quiet strength, and purification. It embodies potentialities unrealized. It is yielding, formless, yet powerful. The water element brings the power of regeneration and rebirth. It is the energy of the circle of life.
Meditation: Aventurine crystals help focus and enhance our early efforts to seek wisdom, lighting our path to understanding.
Other Information: Melody in Love is in the Earth tells us that Aventurine is excellent for balancing the female and male energies. That would make it good for creating harmony in the home. She notes it is used in ceremonies to contact Spirit Guides. Aventurine wands are noted by Kliegel in Crystal Wands to be a relaxing wand that induces sleep.
In Gem Elixirs and Vibrational Healing Vol 1, Gurudas finds it to be useful for cleansing the emotional and mental body and to help alleviate anxiety and buried fears.
Robert Simmons in the Book of Stones tells us it is a stone of optimism and zest for life helping one move forward with confidence. Naisha Ahsian in the same book notes that Aventurine helps you find hope, optimism, and joy.