The first known place that Peridot came from is a island Zabargard or known as St. John’s Island.  Also, it
has been called in ancient times Chrysolite.  Chrysolite means golden stone in Greek. It is mentioned in the
bible and considered to be a sacred stone.  The Catholic Bishops traditionally wear a ring of Peridot and
Amethyst as it symbolizes purity and morality. It is also found in Arizona, Hawaii, Myanmar, Burma,
Australia, Norway, South Africa and Brazil.  The color is a yellowish green.

It is said that only spiritual and clear minded individuals should use this stone.  Those with too many
earthy issues will not be able to understand the vibration that it beholds.  

Peridot protects against negative emotions.  It can be used for most healing purposes.  It increases the
vitality and strength within a person.  Assisting the user not to be nervous and assists in healing
emotional hurts.  It is also used for calming anger, rage and negative emotions.  Believed to promote
sleep when kept near to the person.

It has been used in ancient times to gain foresight and Divine inspiration. Also, it was used to keep away
evil spirits.   Bringing good luck, peace and success.  

The stone can assists us to bring our own dreams into reality.  It is said to attract love to us and also
wealth.  A very powerful cleansing stone which assists in rejuvenating our energy in the body.  Assisting
the individual to move forward to make new beginnings in life.  It is used to protect the aura.  It also
assists in healing from past relationships and deeper knowledge of our current relationships.  

It is a stone of money.  Put a piece of it with Citrine in your purse or cash box is said to protect and bring in
more finances.  

Assists in:

Jealousy
Releasing past relationships
Money
Stress
Anxiety
Cleansing
Strengthening
Promotes sleep
Emotional stress
Rage
Anger
Fear
Nervousness
Protection
Relaxation
Comfort
Prosperity
Growth
Openness
Wealth
Intuition
Purification

On the physical level it can assist with the following:

Gall bladder
Liver
Adrenal functions
Lungs
Sinuses
Wrists
Spleen
Intestinal tract
Eyes
Heal infections
Ulcers
Thyroid

Chakras associated with:

Heart
Solar plexus

Astrological signs associated with:

Leo
Virgo
Scorpio
Sagittarius
Peridot