ASSOCIATED METAL: Gold
ASSOCIATED STONE: Tiger's-eye
POWERS: Projection, Healing, Weight Loss, Money, Love
MAGICKAL/RITUAL LORE: The stones we know as peridot and olivine were named topaz in the distant past. It was used at one time to cause its wearer to become invisible.
MAGICKAL USES: Topaz is another of the gemstones used for projection purposes. It is considered a specific against envy, intrigue, disease, injury, sudden death, sorcery and negative magic, and lunacy. The stone was thought to be especially effective when set in gold and bound to the left arm. Worn, it relieves depression, anger, fear, greed, frenzies, and all disturbing emotions. Placed in the home, it is a charm against fire and accidents. When put under your pillow or worn to sleep, the topaz fends off nightmares and ends sleepwalking. The topaz is used to relieve the pain of rheumatism and arthritis as well as to regulate the digestive system.