. Peridot is a mineral Gemstone composed of a magnesium-iron silicate complex.
. The peridot was believed to be a stone of springtime by ancients who considered it a gift from Mother Nature.
Gemstone Physical Composition: Pronounced pear – ih – doh is also called precious olivine (magnesium iron silicate). It is a transparent green variant of forsteritic olivine associated with peridotite, a dense igneous rock. Olivine is a mineral that composes a lot of the earth’s mantel, which is the layer just below the outer crust. Forged in fire, it is created under great temperatures and pressures deep within the Earth, and sometimes extruded in basaltic lavas. Peridot crystallises in the form of rounded pebbles or in short vertically striated prisms. Peridot is classified as a Nesosilicate in the Silicate mineral group.
|Chemical Formula:||(Mg,Fe)2SiO4 Magnesium iron silicate|
|Crystal Structure:||Orthorhombic; short compact prisms, vertically striated|
|Color:||Yellow-green, olive-green, brownish|
|Hardness :||6.5 to 7 on the Mohs scale|
|Refractive Index:||1.650 to 1.703|
|Density:||3.28 to 3.48|
|Double Refraction / Birefringence:||0.036 to 0.038|
. Peridot opens our hearts to joy and new relationships. It enhances confidence and assertion, motivating growth and change.
. Alleviates anger, anxiety and fear. It also acts as an aid to digestion and to combat insomnia.
. Peridot strengthens the immune system, metabolism and benefits the skin.
. It may increase confidence and assertiveness, balanced by patience and clarity of thought.
.Olive green, yellow-green and brownish-green.
Peridot Vedic Astrology :
Birthstone: August (Fame, dignity, protection, success).
Marriage: 16th Year.
Zodiac Sign: Leo.
.Chakra correspondences: Heart, solar plexus
.Physiological correspondences: Eyes, heart, thymus, lungs, skin, spleen, gallbladder, intestines, digestive system, metabolic processes
.Vibration: Earthy to high
.Found in Pakistan (in the Kashmir region and the Pakistan-Afghanistan border region). Beautiful material is also found in upper Myanmar (Burma) and Vietnam. Other deposits are found in Australia (Queensland), Brazil (Minas Gerais), China, Kenya, Mexico, Norway (north of Bergen), South Africa, Sri Lanka, Tanzania and the United States (Arizona and Hawaii). Recently, China has become of the the largest producers of peridot.
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. They are also said to help in bringing openness of mind, good sleep, relaxation and comfort to people.
. The peridot is associated with feelings of love, abundance and happiness.
. The vibration of these green stones has been likened to a tonic for the body.
. Peridot gemstones are wonderful to wear, and are also helpful healing stones, that may strengthen eyesight.
. They are the stone of love and are known to foster love.