Peridot is a magnesium iron silicate mineral which generally forms short, compact prisms. The green coloring is caused by iron. The Egyptians made beads of peridot 2,500 years ago. Since ancient times it was viewed as a symbol of the sun and also worn as protection.
Associated with stimulating and balancing the heart chakra. It is a stone of compassion. It has a friendly energy and is excellent for healing. It assists in rebirth and renewal of all kinds. Peridot also bring abundance and prosperity. It enhances the healing and harmony of relationships of all kinds, but particularly marriage.
Increases ability to receive from the Universe. Reestablishes self-worth; aids in moving forward on one’s true path. Connects with Nature energies & plant devas; excellent for Earth healers.