A type of quartz in the group of chalcedonies. Special because of chatoyancy which gives it the band of light through the centre which is what makes it resemble a Tiger’s Eye or a cat’s eye. This stone is a combination of both solar ene...
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A type of quartz in the group of chalcedonies. Special because of chatoyancy which gives it the band of light through the centre which is what makes it resemble a Tiger’s Eye or a cat’s eye. This stone is a combination of both solar energy and earth energy making it a very grounding stone.
Physical Energy Properties: Helpful with eye diseases and issues as well as night vision. It can help with digestion and the digestive system. Broken bones can also benefit from Tiger’s Eye energy.
Emotional Energy Properties: Excellent for grounding, protection and security. Inspires courage and motivation to go after your dreams. It can also help relieve depression and anxiety helping you see clearly. Tiger’s Eye is also effective in releasing worry and inner turmoil.
Chakras: Connected with the solar plexus chakra and the crown chakra.
Astrological signs: Associated with Leo, Pisces and Saggitarius.
History: Throughout history, Tiger’s Eye has been regarded as a stone of wealth and prosperity. Ancient Egyptians used Tiger’s Eye as the eyes in their statues of deities like Ra, the sun god. Roman soldiers carried it while going into battle for strength. It’s also been used as a spiritual protector much like the evil eye that wards of evil influences.
Where it's found: India, Brazil, United States, South Africa, Mexico and Australia
Variations, Rarity and Value: Tiger's eye is usually golden brown to brownish-gold in colour. Each layer of the stone can have a different thickness and colour. The AAA Grade Tiger’s Eye will be a pure bright golden yellow with a fine, dense structure.
How to use it: For grounding, place a piece of Tiger’s Eye on your naval area over your solar plexus chakra. You can also place a piece in your home or in your wallet or purse to attract more wealth and prosperity into your life.