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Peridot, a translucent mineral species, occurring in medium to dark tones of slightly yellowish green. Peridot is 6-7 on the mohs hardness scale and is the birthstone for August, and the astrological sign of Libra. Considered as energy stone, give divine inspiration and radiate harmony. found in the Red sea region, Burma, Arizona and New Mexico. Very popular for its vibrant green hues.
Sapphire, blue in various hues, colorless, pink, orange, yellow, green, purple, black is in the Corundum group of minerals. Coloring pigment in blue sapphire is iron and titanium, the most desired color is cornflower blue. The main sapphire bearing rocks are marble,basalt, or pegmatite. It is mined mainly in alluvial deposits. Today the important sapphire deposits are in Australia, Burma, Sri Lanka and Thailand. Sapphire is the birthstone for September and astrological sign Taurus. Sapphire is 9 in hardness on the Mohs scale, second only to Diamond. Sapphire is said to be a high energy stone bringing spiritual insight, peace and happiness.