Peridot is a beautiful healing stone. It works with the Heart Chakra helping to bring positive energy while encouraging emotional and spiritual growth. Because of it's amazing frequency it really knows how to "wake up" your Heart Chakra. Peridot will help stimulate and "awaken" this energy field that will help you to express love and compassion for others. In addition, with your Heart Chakra open and balanced, you will invite love and compassion into your energy field.
Peridot helps us learn to live from the Heart and this helps us to know our self-worth and learn to release unhealthy emotions such as anger and resentment. It will also help release unhealthy emotional attachments to people and/or things.
Physically, it helps with all the physical ailments of the heart, lungs and thymus.