Aventurine is a quartzite , formed by the process of metamorphosis , when intense heat and pressure within the Earth melted silica and mica minerals . Upon cooling they morphed together to create Aventurine.
Aventurine was regarded by many ancient cultures as one of the luckiest gemstones , and was often carried in the left pocket for extra power . It was thought to bring new opportunities in life.
Aventurine is said to increase perception , creativity , release negativity and calm anxiety. It is the stone of good luck. The birthstone for Cancer and Virgo.