Chakra: Third Eye and Solar Plexus.
Crystal System: Trigonal.
Color: Brown-yellow, pink, blue, red.
Zodiac Sign: Leo, Capricornio.
Appearance: Banded, slightly shiny, often small, and tumbled.
Rarity: Easily Obtained.
Source: United States, Mexico, India, Australia, South Africa.
Attributes: Tiger's eye combines the earth's energy with the energies of the sun to create a high vibrational state that is nevertheless grounded, drawing the spiritual energies to earth. Placed on the third eye, it enhances psychic abilities in earthy people and balances the lower chakras, stimulating the rise of the kundalini energy.
Tiger's Eye is a protective stone that was traditionally carried as a talisman against ill wishing and curses. It shows the correct use of power and brings out integrity. It assists in accomplishing goals, recognizing inner resources, and promoting clarity of intention. Placed on the navel chakra, Tiger's Eye is excellent for people who are spaced out or uncommitted. It grounds and facilitates the manifestation of the will. Tiger's Eye anchors change into the physical body. This stone is useful for recognizing both your needs and those of other people. It differentiates between wishful thinking about what you want and what you really need.
Mentally: Tiger's Eye integrates the hemispheres of the brain and enhances practical perception. It aids in collecting scattered information to make a coherent whole. It is helpful for resolving dilemmas and internal conflicts, especially those brought about by pride and willfulness. Tiger's Eye is particularly useful for healing mental diseases and personality disorders.
Psychologically: Tiger's Eye heals issues of self-worth, self-criticism, and blocked creativity. It aids in recognizing one's talent and abilities and, conversely, faults that need to be overcome. It supports an addictive personality in making changes. Emotionally, Tiger's Eye balances ying-yang and energizes the emotional body. It alleviates depression and lifts moods.
Healing: Tiger's Eye treats the eyes and aids night visions, heals the throat and reproductive organs, and dissolves constrictions. It is helpful for repairing broken bones.
Position: Wear on the right arm or as a pendant for short periods. Position on the body as appropriate in healing. Place on the navel chakra for spiritual grounding.
Red Tiger Eye: In addition to carrying the generic properties of Tiger's Eye, Red Tiger's Eye overcomes lethargy and provides motivation. Speeding up a slow metabolism and increasing low libido, Red Tiger's Eye can be used to enhance the flow of Qi.