Aventurine is a form of quartz, characterised by its translucency and the presence of platy mineral inclusions that give a shimmering or glistening effect. The shimmering or glistening effect exhibited on Aventurine is known as aventurescence. Aventurine powers are highly beneficial for spiritual healing. The healing properties of aventurine are all tied to aventurine meaning. True green aventurine imparts better healing energy than any other aventurine color. The healing properties of green aventurine calm and sooth the troubled spirit. A sense of inner peace takes over, reducing or eliminating uncertainty and unrest.