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In ancient times this stone was sometimes mistaken for an emerald. This stone is mentioned throughout the Bible and the Christians considered it sacred. Today, many Catholic Bishops wear a ring of Peridot and Amethyst as a symbol of purity and morality. This stone is mentioned throughout the Bible and early Christians considered it sacred. It is said that used as a necklace it will protect you against negative emotions or negativity in general. Itís considered to be a tonic for the entire body and associated with stress reduction and relaxation. The Peridot brings good luck, peace and success. Itís powers include protection, sleep and health. Also said to calm anger, sooth nerves, dispel negative emotions and attract love.

Zodiac: Libra
Birthstone: August
Anniversary Stone: 16th year

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