In today's post, we present the semi-precious stone Tiger's Eye. For us, the most feline stone, the one that reminds us of wildlife and also has qualities such as protection and wealth. But... let's start at the beginning.
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Are you ready to discover everything about Tiger Eye? Stay to read the post to discover both its physical and mental properties, going through legends about Tiger Eye and even the horoscope that is connected to this very special stone.
1. Tiger Eye Formation
Tiger's eye is a semi-precious stone found in quartz-rich deposits. in quartz-rich deposits, mainly in South Africa, Australiaa, Australia, India and Mexico. It is a type of microcrystalline microcrystalline quartzcomposed of oxide minerals and rich mainly in iron.
2. Legends of the Tiger Eye
There are many legends that have to do with the properties of tiger's eye, so we will tell you a couple:
- In the Middle Ages, when a man went to fight, he would macerate milk with the eye of the tiger and give it to his wife so that she would not be unfaithful (and if she was, she would not become pregnant by her lover).
- In addition, the tiger's eye has been one of the most stolen stones, because thieves and gambling addicts always carried it with them as an amulet for success (although, if they abused them, the effect was the opposite).
3. Appearance of the Tiger Eye
The tiger's eye stone always presents vertical bands and reflections in shades ranging from gold to brown. Whether they are of one color or another will depend on whether the stone has more iron oxide (in this case it will be brown), or if it has more iron oxide (in this case it will be brown), or if contains less iron oxide (then, they will have a color closer to blue-gold).
4. Mental Healing Properties of Tiger's Eye
We have already said that it attracts good luck, but it will also keep you focused, increase your creativity and make you less shy, making you fight fearlessly for your dreams and eliminate from your mind those thoughts that do not serve you for nothing, feeling a totally free person.
5. Physical healing properties of Tiger's Eye
Tiger's eye has been especially linked to the relief of eye problems as well as bone-related injuries, back pain and even stiffness in the neck.
6. Horoscope connected with the Eye of the Tiger
The properties of tiger's eye are especially valuable for those whose horoscope is either Gemini or Leo. For the former, it helps them to stay away from danger, to keep their feet on the ground and gradually become more intuitive. Forthe latter, it gives them strength to create and increase their inspiration (especially if they are engaged in works related to art), and also gives them strength to harmonize their spirituality.
Fun fact about Tiger's Eye:
It was believed that the tiger's eye stone, increased strength andeven intelligence if you wore it. It was one of the most important stones in the past.
How to keep our tiger eye jewelry clean:
Although this process is not only for the tiger's eye stone, we remind you to keep it in mind. Place the stone in a bowl and, on top of it, add some coarse sea salt (or sea water). sea water). Leave it for at least 2 hours and then remove the salt with water and a soft cloth. Clean stone!Do you still have any doubts about this stone? Ask us whenever you want! Have you seen our ?