In ancient history, Peridot comes from an Arabic word faridat meaning Gem by which the French got the name.
In Ancient Egypt Peridot is known as the Gem of the Sun.
Peridot can vary from intense bright green to light yellow green and light green and has a shiny rich glow.
Astrologers say that whoever wears peridot will enjoy happiness in marriage.
Peridot gives physical and emotional security as well as well as confidence in giving speeches.
Peridot is believed to have medicinal power to cure asthma.
Peridot is also believed to dissolve enchantments.
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