Magical/ritual lore: Roman soldiers wore tiger’s-eye engraved with symbols for protection during battle.
Magical uses: Tiger’s-eye is a fine stone for promoting wealth and money. A simple money spell involves empowering several tiger’s-eyes with your need for money. Use them to surround a green candle. Light the candle and visualize.
They are also carried for protection against all forms of danger. A tiger’s-eye cabochon set in gold is a fine protective ring or pendant.
Ruled by the Sun and possessing a golden flash of light, tiger’s-eye is worn to strengthen convictions and create courage and confidence.
This is a warm stone, and it promotes energy flow through the body when worn. It is also beneficial for the weak or sick.
Sit outside on a sunny day. Hold a tiger’s-eye in your hands and gaze at the flashes of light. Still your conscious mind and look into the future. Or, use the stone as a tool to delve into past lives.
(Source: Cunningham’s Encyclopedia of Crystal, Gem, and Metal Magic)
Tiger’s eye is one of the best stones for artist. It helps tap into your creativity. Also a stone of protection, Tiger Eye may also bring good luck to the wearer. It has the power to focus the mind, promoting mental clarity, assisting us to resolve problems objectively and unclouded by emotions. Particularly useful for healing psychosomatic illnesses, dispelling fear and anxiety. Useful for recognising one’s own needs in relation to the needs of others. Balancing yin-yang and energising the emotional body, Tiger Eye stabilises mood swings, imbues us with willpower, purpose, courage and self-confidence, and releases tension.
Tiger Eye treats eyes, throat and reproductive organs, releases toxins, alleviates pain and is helpful in repairing broken bones and strengthening the alignment of the spinal column.
Attracts money while curbing impulsive spending or risk taking.
It is said that when you carry a piece of tiger’s eye, by the end of the day any deception will be revealed.
Healing and Magickal Uses
Body: Balances energy levels and the metabolism. Detoxifies the body. Aids energy flow throughout the body.
Mind: Reduces cravings and addictive behavior.
Magick: Protects from psychic attacks and psychic vampirism. Can be used in magickal workings to help the conservation of tigers and other big cats in the wild and care for them in conservation parks. Used in prosperity rituals. Aids in grounding.
Tiger Eye lets you see everything. Use it for insight and you can be a very lucky person. When used in jewelry the tiger eye may bring good luck and protection from the evil eye to the wearer. It also known to bring clear thinking and insight.