Much of Tiger’s Eye crystal healing properties come from its appearance. In ancient times, warriors and soldiers wore Tiger’s Eye when they went into battle because it was believed to bring strength and protection. Roman soldiers in particular believed in the powers of Tiger’s Eye crystal because of its eye-like appearance. The eye represented an all-seeing, all-knowing power, which was highly sought after on the battlefield. Tiger’s Eye crystal stone meaning was even believed by some cultures to ward off the Evil Eye.
The largest numbers of Tiger Eye Stones are found in South Africa, but it also comes from Brazil, India, Burma, Western Australia and USA
The meaning of this stones name relates to its resemblance to the eye of a tiger or cats eye. Its color is yellow brown to golden brown and it is very attractive with lovely bands of color through it.
Tiger Eye gives off a strong solar energy and powerful vibrations of vitality, clarity, and creativity. It stimulates the first three chakras, keeping one grounded and calm while pushing one forward into physical action. It calls upon primal strength which energizes the body, strengthening and fortifying the physical body.
This also immensely boosts one’s willpower and creative energy giving one the desire to create and the vigor to carry these desires into the physical realm. It assists with overcoming fatigue and discouragement so that one can fully carry out the directives of the will.
Tiger Eye is also a stone of mental clarity and balance, sharpening the intellect so that one may act effectively and practically. It enhances one’s logic, aids in balancing polarities, and opens one’s mind to paradoxes. Tiger Eye is a great aid in disagreements, allowing one to see all sides even if they differ greatly. It is recommended to carry Tiger Eye when partaking in difficult negotiations as it can enhance one’s willingness to reach an agreement and inspire a similar reaction from the opposite side. This works well in relationships of all kinds as it assists in coming to a point of emotional harmony with others. It also helps one to establish spiritual balance and stamina, allowing one to stay grounded in their faith. Physically, it aids in hormonal balance and is used to maintain health in the lungs and reproductive organs. It is recommended to wear Tiger Eye bracelets and rings primarily on the right arm because it may cause one to over heat when worn on the left.