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Aventurine

Aventurine: Using Aventurine in Your Every Day Life What is Aventurine? Aventurine is a type of quartz crystal that comes in a variety of colors including blues, greens, reds, oranges and browns. Aventurine derives it’s name from the Italian, a ventura or all’avventura meaning by chance. Tibetans used Aventurine when decorating their buildings, statues and …

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Bloodstone

Bloodstone: Using Bloodstone in Your Every Day Life What is Bloodstone? Bloodstone is a green Chalcedony with red inclusions. The Bloodstone’s green is from Chlorite Pyroxene or Hornblende inclusions. The red inclusions can be caused by Red Jasper, Hematite or Iron Oxide. Ancient Greeks refered to Bloodstone as Heliotrope and believed it to have healing …

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