Epidote is a mineral that is often present with marble and igneous rocks. It can be found growing alongside feldspars, micas, and garnets. It is frequently found in Norway, France, Connecticut, and Alaska. Brazilian Epidote is often used for gemstones. It is most typically a greenish color, however it can range to a more yellowish color, and some black varieties can be found. It is aligned with the Heart and Throat Chakras. Epidote is a crystal that brings balance both physically and energetically, and can help shift and reorganize thought and energy patterns throughout the body. Epidote can be used to help relieve tension, increase circulation, and stimulate muscle tone.