Aventurine quartz crystals have been found in Italy, Brazil, India, China, Tibet, Nepal and Russia. The name Aventurine comes from its quality of "aventurescence", which means the amount of reflective ability of the stone. The most common variety of this crystal is the Green Aventurine.
Like most green crystals they are heart chakra stones and will help in the area of love relationships as well. If you meditate with this stone it will assist you in making life changes. You may notice some stress release as well.
These crystals are known to also be stones that aid your prosperity. They are known as a stone of luck and will help you to manifest money if that is what you want.
Some wear Green Aventurine to increase intelligence, perception and creativity. They are important stones to have within your collection for quite a few reasons. One major reason is that the quartz within them gives these crystals a strong ability to amplify energy. The general energy of your home will be improved by having this green quartz crystal in as many places as possible. All of these stones, even the rough Green Aventurine stones have the ability to absorb environmental pollution.