The birthstone for August is Peridot. Peridot is a powerful cleanser and aura protector. Releasing toxins from the body, Peridot has purifying and energizing qualities, known to increase mental focus and opens the mind to be more receptive to learning. It works excellent as a daily antidepressant and instills self-worth and motivation.
In astrology, we look at what month you were born in and how the stars are in relation to each other. Wearing your birthstone is said to strengthen the connection between you and the energy around this event.
The tradition of carrying birthstones has long existed and occurs in a variety of traditions. Depending on the tradition, the stone that represents a month can vary and some months have several stones to choose from.
- Birthstone: August
- Crystal: Peridot
- Sterling Silver (Silver)
- 18K Gold Plated Silver (Gold)