Moonstone has a gentle and calming energy. It helps to strengthen intuition and enhances creativity, compassion, endurance and inner confidence. It is a stone that brings balance, harmony and hope. It deflects negativity and eases emotional trauma, clearing the mind and senses. Its energy is healing and assists in the mastery of emotions by bringing them under control of the Higher Will, rather than expressing or repressing them. It also helps identify emotional patterns that are stored in the subconscious, and to stimulate confidence and composure. Moonstone bestows a depth of feeling and a gentleness within the self that brings happiness to the environment in which it resides. Associated with the feminine, it enhances the intuitive side of the mind. To women, Moonstone reveals their feminine power and abilities of clairvoyance, and gives rise to the kundalini energy. Moonstone helps men become more in-tune with the feminine aspects of their nature, and stimulates the right side of the brain, encouraging nonlinear thinking and emotional balance.
Peridot is believed to increase confidence and assertiveness, balanced by patience and clarity of thought. This crystal is attuned to spiritual truth and understanding one’s destiny. It is also known as the stone of manifestation. It teaches one to examine the past for the gift of the experiences, admit mistakes and let go of guilt and blame, forgiving yourself and others to allow you to move forward. Peridot inspires a sense of happiness and contentedness in one’s life. It empowers one to have confidence in one’s own abilities. It initiates independence and assertion without aggression.