Green Aventurine is a stone of optimism and zest for life. It helps one move forward with confidence into new situations, and even assists one in embracing such challenging issues as aging, illness and one's mortality. It brings with it a feeling of lightness and humor, as it assists one in dealing with the ups and downs of life. In healing, it instills life force and aids in rebuilding depleted energy reserves.
Pyrite is thought to create a better balance and flow between right and left brain function. This helps transform the intuitive and creative (right brain) thought into logical and well-reasoned (left brain) action.
These metallic crystals are often used to attract money and good fortune.