These raw chunks of Blue Tigers Eye (also known as Hawks Eye) have all been hand picked to show off the blue chatoyancy nicely, even in an unpolished form. Each chunk is approx 30-45mm, the listing is for one crystal.
Tigers Eye is another crystal that has been prized by ancient civilisations for centuries, the Egyptians believed it symbolised divine vision and so gave the statues of their gods eyes made of Tigers Eye. It was believed to combine the power of their sun god Ra and their earth god Geb. The Romans also loved Tigers Eye, they carried it into battle to give themselves courage and to deflect weapons.
The Chinese believed Tigers Eye would restore the balance of the Ying and Yang energies, and they linked it with their sacred animal the Tiger. Ancient cultures also used Tigers Eye as a means to decide if someone was trustful and reliable, and it was also a popular feature in voodoo rituals.
Tigers Eye was believed to be a strong protector against the Evil Eye, and was frequently used in amulets for warding off bad luck and curses. It is thought to bring good luck and prosperity to the wearer.
Blue Tigers Eye Metaphysical Properties include:
- Can help to overcome a fear of flying
- Aids in focusing on tasks and projects
- Helps to protect travellers
- Protects against negative energy