Peridot Gemstone Beads - Meaning, Properties, & Uses

Adorable, pale-green colored, and shimmering peridot gemstone beads are commonly known as evening emeralds. The evening emeralds are often used in jewelry-making and are usually associated with spirituality. The word peridot is pronounced as 'PAIR-uh-doe' or 'PAIR-uh-dot' and this is derived from the French word i.e. peritôt which means unclear. This natural gemstone is also known as olivine gemstone which is the yellowish variety of the mineral forsterite that is found from Olivine mineral. The peridot gemstone beads are often found in olive to medium-green color with the inclusion of small amounts of iron, magnesium, and titanium.

Peridot Gemstone beads Origin

The peridot gemstone bead was originally found on the volcanic island in the red sea in ancient Egypt. Egyptians were so fond of these beads that they kept the location of the island a secret and which was rediscovered in 1906. Tiny peridot beads were also found on the beaches mixed with sand in Hawaii. And for residents of Hawaii, it symbolizes the tears of Pele who is considered as the goddess of fire. Now the largest sources of these gemstones are in the United States, Pakistan, Myanmar, and the great Himalayas.

Peridot is a variety of the mineral olivine. It typically occurs in crystals with an orthorhombic rutile crystal structure. This gemstone has been found in many locations such as Czech Republic, India, and China. In these places, it was used for ornaments and jewelry because of the beautiful deep green color that this stone reflects. The ancient Egyptians believed that this green gemstone helped them to heal their minds and bodies when they were sick and dying because it had strong healing powers.

Metaphysical Properties of Peridot Gemstone Beads

Peridot gemstone beads are a natural stone that stimulates the intellect. In ancient times, peridots were given by royalty to their followers for luck and wonderful fortune. One of the most common healing properties of peridot is its ability to remove negativity from your life. This makes them one of the best stones for people who want to remove negative energy from their homes or office spaces. It is also believed that these gemstone beads have a direct supernatural, spiritual, and physical impact on people and the environment.

Peridot Geological Properties


Peridot is usually found in volcanic lavas that originate from extrusive igneous rocks that are silica-poor and composed of quartz, feldspar, and mica, which are called basalts. The properties that peridot gemstone beads possess are:


Mineral Information- Nesosilicate

Chemical composition - (Mg, Fe)2SiO4

Hardness - 6.5 to 7.0 (Moh scale_

Specific gravity- 3.27 to 3.37

Benefits of Peridot Gemstone beads

Peridot Gemstone beads are not only extremely rare on the market, but they also have a number of benefits that make them an excellent gem for anyone to invest in. They include its toughness, hardness, and exceptional durability. The stone is also a great way to express your individuality while still being true to yourself.


1. Peridot is one of the most popular green gemstones due to its rarity and uniqueness.

2. Peridot is a great gem for those who want to show their individuality without being obnoxious. It's green, which people just love, and it's also known as the "Emerald of the Moon" due to its high concentration of iron oxides.

3. Peridot reduces stress, relaxes the body, and improves circulation in the body. Relaxation is something which everyone can benefit from.

4. Oxygen is released when the stone is worn in the body. This is very important since we breathe oxygen into our body everyday. Oxygen provides our brains with energy, and it also helps us to feel energized.

5. Peridot improves body vision and posture by relieving stress on the eyes and ears, which will help to eliminate a blind spot or hearing problem, respectively.

6. Due to the high concentration of iron oxide in Peridot, it's known as a stone for people with blood disorders involving anemia.

7. Peridot wards off evil, so it is good to have for people who wear it as a protection against the negative energy of black magic and bad luck.

8. Peridot is an excellent tool for healing bone fractures. The stone's dry air can aid in rapid healing by removing toxins from the body, thus allowing the bones to knit faster.

9. Peridot also strengthens muscles and nerves and provides them with more oxygen.

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