Raw peridot pendant.
Peridot is known as the “true Topaz” in the ancient world; yellow-green Peridot was first called Topazos; it is a stone of compassion. Peridot balances the process of emotional release and healing; assisting in the detoxification of emotions to comfortable levels. It has a friendly energy and is excellent for healing. It assists in rebirth and renewal of all kinds. Peridot also brings abundance and prosperity. It enhances the healing and harmony of relationships of all kinds, but particularly marriage.
Associated with the sun, Peridot has been prized since the earliest civilizations for its protective powers to drive away the forces of darkness. Peridot is a “feel better stone’” that offers protection from outside influences, reducing stress and removing the need for ego, anger, and jealousy. It releases emotional blockages and repeated behavioral problems. Peridot is associated with the heart chakra and can be used to balance and stimulate that chakra.
Peridot is also one of the most fortunate stones; it indicates an in-flow of money, love, luck, and peace into your life. Use Peridot to fill your mind, body and spirit with a sense of peace and well-being. It will also set up a protective shield around you.