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Peridot Stone


What is Peridot?

Peridot is a captivating gemstone known for its striking green colour, ranging from pale yellow-green to deep olive green. Peridot has been mined for over 4,000 years and is mentioned in historical texts, including the Bible. Ancient Egyptians called it the "gem of the sun," believing it to protect against nightmares and bring happiness. The stone was particularly prized in ancient Egypt, where it was thought to have mystical powers and was often used in jewellery and religious artefacts.


Benefits as per VEDIC ASTROLOGY

-Healing and Protection: Associated with Mercury, Peridot is believed to provide physical healing and protection against negative energies.


-It is the Substitute(upratna) of Emerald and bestows prosperity and knowledge to the wearer.


-Communication Skills: Enhances communication, intellect, and reasoning abilities.


-Mental Clarity: Promotes mental clarity, focus, and cognitive abilities.


-Emotional Balance: Helps stabilize emotions, reduce stress, and promote peace.


-Relationship Harmony: Encourages harmony and understanding in relationships.


-Financial Prosperity: Attracts wealth and financial stability.


As per Western Astrology, it is the birthstone of August, which brings good luck, protection, and positive energy.


Peridot is a gemstone of remarkable beauty and significance. Whether valued for its historical and cultural heritage, its unique geological formation, or its reputed astrological benefits, Peridot continues to captivate gem enthusiasts and jewellery lovers around the world.

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