Peridot Crystal Healing Information
Colour: Lime Green to Olive Green
Area: Australia, Brazil, Burma, Canary Islands, China, Egypt, Ireland, Myanmar, Norway, Sri Lanka, U.S.A.
Appearance:Opaque to Transparent has a clear appearance when polished
Structure:Monoclinic Hexagon prisms.
Hardness: 6.5 – 7
Astrological Signs: Leo, Sagittarius, Scorpio, Virgo
Peridot , has been found in Egypt and has been dated at around 70AD; it has sometimes been mistaken for Emerald. Peridot brings peace and good luck to those who own a piece, and it was worn in ancient times to ward off evil spirits. It has a warm and loving energy, it helps you to let go of the past and move on, provides you with the ability to release emotional stress and you remove your self from outside influences.
Peridot helps to lessen anger, rage and fear it is a powerful cleanser and aids you in dealing with depression, jealousy and anxiety. Peridot crystals also provide you with prosperity and wealth and brings brightness into your life. If you have lost something using Peridot will help you to find it again, it also helps you to cope with any changes that maybe taking place in your life. This crystal will provide you with protection for the physical, emotional, mental and spiritual bodies.
It releases feelings of guilt and calms nervousness and helps to alleviate nightmares. Peridot enhances intuition and sharpens the mind provides relaxation and comfort it also helps to combat lethargy and increase our tolerance of others and situations and also aids us in taking responsibility for our own lives. Peridot is associated with the Heart and Solar Plexus Chakras and is beneficial for romantic relationships, rebirthing and bringing love into our lives.
Ailments that will benefit from the use of this crystals healing powers are Heart, Lungs, Intestinal Tract, Astigmatism, Stomach disorders, Liver, Ulcers, Thyroid, Bi-polar disorder Hypochondria, Depression, Obesity, Gallbladder it will also help in the treatment of influenza and is a good all round tonic. One of its most useful purposes is in Toxin Removal especially where Drugs, Alcohol and Smoking are involved. Peridot is also a good crystal to have during Childbirth as it helps to lessen the pain of labor and speaking from experience I’ll take all the help I can get (or should I say I did take all the help I could get)