Peridot

Attributes

Healing | Renewal | Purification | Rebirth | Growth | Relaxation | Comfort | Intuition

Peridot, also known as Chrysolite, is a variety of Olivine.  Peridot is a 16th Anniversary gemstone.

Chakras - Solar Plexus Chakra, Heart Chakra

Birthstone - August

Zodiac - Gemini, Leo, Virgo, Scorpio, Sagittarius

Planet - Mercury

Element - Earth

Typical colours - Olive green, bottle green, yellowish-green

Peridot is a powerful cleanser.  It releases and neutralises toxins on all levels.  Alleviates jealousy, resentment, spite, bitterness, irritation, hatred and greed.  Reduces stress, anger and guilt.  Peridot opens our hearts to joy and new relationships.  It enhances confidence and assertion, motivating growth and change.  Sharpens and opens the mind to new levels of awareness.  Banishes lethargy, apathy and exhaustion.  Peridot enables you to take responsibility for your own life.

Peridot strengthens the immune system, metabolism and benefits the skin.  It aids disorders of the heart, thymus, lungs, gallbladder, spleen and intestinal tract.  Treats ulcer and strengthens eyes.  Balances bipolar disorders and overcomes hypochondria.