Guide to Healing with Gemstones and Crystals
The Meaning of PERIDOT
"Emotional Healer - Forgiveness Stone "
A First, Second and Eighth Step Stone
Lime is a
cleansing color, so it helps
clean out any accumulated toxins.
This relates to food, diet, and
toxins associated with drugs,
smoking and alcohol. Green
signifies a good luck stone.
Detoxing: Nice gift for
someone in their first year.
Processes, Releases and neutralizes
toxins on all levels.
Stone: A good first
"Spiritual Stone" for people who
have not yet had a spiritual
awakening, or are having trouble
relating to a "Higher Power" as it
helps people who are having trouble
relating to the reality of a world
beyond the physical world.
Stone: Helps us deal with
anger, jealousy, envy, resentments,
bitterness and other strong emotions
particularly in relationships with
others, which might get in our way
or "becoming willing" to make amends
to those people. In healing these past hurts, and
getting these strong emotions under
control, we begin to see the part we
played in any given situation on a
more detached intellectual
level rather than an emotion level.
It clears the path way to the
heart and heals damaged egos.
Peridot has been used as a Power
Stone for centuries. Peridot
fosters emotional balance, and helps
us heal from past emotional wounds.
Anger , jealousy, bitterness, and
irritation are usually a result from
wounded hearts ( and sometimes, a
wounded EGO - see Snowflake
Obsidian). Peridot helps us move past the
hurt, and understand our
intelligence to your romantic
situations, giving you a bit of
common sense in affairs of the
heart, and protecting you from
unnecessary heartache. Peridot is particularly good for healing the healers.
A Visionary stone, it brings
understanding of destiny and
purpose. Releases negative
vibrations, and promotes clarity and
Peridot is also a Money Stone.
Wear it to draw money and
opportunity your way. Put
Peridot in your cash box along with
Citrine. Peridot will help to draw
money to you, and Citrine will help
to keep it once you get it! Too much lime
around you, and you can become
unbalanced, Too little and
we may feel hateful and envious.
( green with envy?)
Particularly good in
helping to deal with jealousy, a
very dark destructive emotion.
Worn by the ancient Egyptian high
priest to guard against jealousy
of the Pharaoh's power.
Happiness: Being a "Sun"
energy stone due to its
yellow-green color, makes Peridot
a warm, friendly, happy stone.
More powerful when set in yellow
gold. More effective when
pierced, as in a bead form.
Depression: In ancient
times, the Romans wore Peridot to
and regenerates all organs,
stimulating new, healthy growth.
Acts as if one had just taken a
Promotes sleep Lost
Items: Can be used to
bring results to a search -
seeking and recovery of lost or
mislaid items, but applies to the
spiritual realm as well, as in
feeling despair, spiritually lost
, or emotionally isolated,
- Childbirth: Has been used
to facilitate the birth process,
stimulating contractions and
opening the birth canal.
Slip a piece into your
"birth room" sack you are taking
to the hospital.
Used by Egyptians, Aztecs, and
Incas to gently cleanse and heal the
physical heart (lungs, lymph,
breast) , spleen, intestinal tract,
and strengthens eyes in regards to
astigmatism and nearsighted-ness..
Gems leaning more to the yellow side
in color are also for Solar Plexus
(stomach, liver, adrenal)
Helps heal infection, ulcers, and
Doctors, Nurses, Emergency Crew,
Hospital workers, Dentist,
Optometrist, Healing, Care Giver,
Counselors, Physicians, Ministers,
- Emotional Stress, depression,
raging anger, fear, jealousy,
anxiety, nervousness, protection
, influenza, depression, obesity,
constipation, ulcers, diabetes.
Particularly good for fears and
- Relaxation, Comfort,
Prosperity, Growth, Openness,
health, wealth, sleep,
relaxation, health vigor,
recuperative abilities, comfort
and intuition. Inspires
healing, renewal, purification,
rebirth and growth..
Astrological Signs of
Leo, Virgo and Scorpio, and
Sagittarius. August BirthstoneVibrates to the numbers 5, 6, and
7 The Archangel Raphael is the
Archangel for those in need of
healing, wholeness, and unity and he
is affiliated with the colors green
and deep pink.
Peridot also calls in The
Archangel Jophiel is the Archangel
of awakening, wisdom, illumination,
introspection, self awareness,
inspiration, hope and joy and he is
affiliated with the colors yellow.
Helps those who feel spiritually
lost , depressed, or in despair.