Peridot was believed to keep away evil spirits, but whether that is true or not, it is still a protective stone for the aura. It is a powerful cleanser. It releases and neutralizes toxins on all levels. It purifies the subtle and physical bodies. It opens, cleanses, and activates the heart and solar plexus chakras and releases old baggage. It clears burdens, guilt or obsessions. Peridot teaches that holding on to people or the past is unproductive.

Peridot alleviates jealousy, resentment, spite, anger and reduces stress. It enhances confidence and assertion without aggression. Peridot helps to bring about necessary change. It promotes psychological clarity and well-being. Peridot sharpens the mind and opens it to new levels of awareness. It helps forgive yourself. and promotes clarity and well-being.

Peridot heals and regenerates tissues. It strengthens the metabolism and benefits the skin. It aids the heart, thymus, lungs, gallbladder, spleen, intestinal tract, ulcers and strengthens eyes. It balances bipolar disorders and overcomes hypochondria.