This golden brown coloured gem, which is known as tiger eye,is a variety of macro crystalline quartz. Ancient Romans soldiers used to wear tiger eye as a protection and ground tool. This powerfulgemstone is ruled by two celestial bodies’ i.e. sun and moon. Tiger eye is used as a substitute stone of Ruby and a birthstone of Gemini. As Gemini is ruled by the Venus and Mercury, tiger eye issuited to people under the zodiac sign of Aries, Cancer, Leo and Pisces. It is the best gemstone for Sagittarius.
Root, Sacral and Solar Plexus
Helps in Emotional Balance
As this stone has different chakras, it acts an emotional stabilizer and antidepressant. It helps to dispel fear, anxiety, anger and psychosomatic illness.
Acts as Healing Agent
It relieves physical illness like asthma, low blood pressure, and stimulates infertility. Helps to restores balance to our body; it increases strength and vitality to the wearer. It also heals people who are addicted in drugs, alcohols and cigarettes.
This gemstone helps in developing characters and makes one realizes the consequences of one’s action.
Helps in Overcoming Fear
People, who have low self-esteem, fear in exam, competition, meeting and public performance, this stone is for you. Wearing this stones help to focus, boost self confidence, personality development and overcome all the fear of life.
It sharpens mind, brings alertness, clarity, quick thinking that helps to take right decision. People who wear tiger eye are intelligent and resourceful.
If you have different opinion with someone, this powerful gemstone helps you understand their perception. It is considered the best aid in resolving conflicts with friends, family or partner as it spread love and harmony between husband and wives.
The sources of Tiger Eye are Myanmar, Canada, Australia, South Africa, Thailand, India, Korea, and China. Origin doesn’t have a significant impact on the quality and value of Tiger Eye.
The colour of the tiger eye is golden brown, typically multicolored with brown black or golden coloured bands. Itschatoyancy results to lighter or darker colourtones when we view from different angles.
Tiger eye exhibits attractive radiance and shows silky luster. Even if the stone is cut, its chatoyancy enhances in the surface of the stone.
No, they are not. They have many things in common,yet distinct from each other. Their similarities are hardness and chatoyancy effect.However, their color and proposes are different. Tiger eye appears to be golden and brown in color and they are used in healing whereas, cat eye has golden and green in color and are used to bring wisdom and luck.