Physical Characteristics: Tiger Eye is a metamorphic member of the Quartz family, a silicone dioxide mineral. Hardness of 7. Found in South Africa, India, Burma, Western Australia and the U.S. Red Tiger Eye has a higher concentration of certain minerals that gives it the red color. These cabochons would be perfect for wire-wrapping for a large pendant, body layouts, palmstones to hold while meditating, and some would be ideal for a belt buckle!
Metaphysical Properties: Tiger Eye represents the energies of both the Sun and the Earth. It is a good grounding stone, and helps to bring a peaceful energy. When used by an "earthy" person it can enhance psychic abilities. It promotes intuition originating from the solar plexus chakra. It can help relieve the "blues", and can help one to become more practical. It helps to balance yin/yang energies. It can bring awareness of personal needs as well as the needs of others.
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