Semi-precious gemstones have been used for centuries in healing, energy production and spiritual growth. The stones can be used to heal the mind, body and spirit in a variety of ways. Whatever the need, there is a stone that resonates with the energy to overcome almost any obstacle.
Natural peridot is one of the most appealing gemstone with luscious green color. It is also known as olivine and zabarjad. Natural peridot gemstone is the alternative gem for natural emerald. Due to its amazing appearance it is also known by the euphemism "Evening emerald" Natural peridot is the August birthstone. The Western tradition suggests the August borns to wear natural peridot to get benefits. However, according to Vedic astrology or jyotisha, natural peridot is the gemstone of planet Mercury or Budh and helps to harness its energies.