Blue Tiger Eye Metaphysical Properties
Tiger’s Eye is a stone of protection that is also very stabilizing and grounding.
Blue Tiger eye enhances integrity, willpower, self-confidence, practicality and correct use of power. Brings good luck, and prosperity, often in the form of money, but other ways as well. Good for test taking. Protective stone which is especially protective during travel.
Great for solar plexus chakras.
“Draw on Blue Tiger’s Eye to boost will power, emotional stability and energy levels when working through lifestyle changes and health improvement routines. It reduces cravings for the wrong kind of foods and helps decrease the need for binges, excessive cigarettes, prescription drugs or alcohol. It also reduces anxiety caused by feelings of isolation or inadequacy, and helps overcome discouragement to persevere through the long haul. [Simmons, 399][Eason, 107
Chemical Formula- SiO2
Crystal Structure- Trigonal
Hardness 5.5 – 6
Serpentine deposits in which are occasionally found chatoyant bands of chrysotile fibres have been found in the US states of Arizona and California. These have been cut and sold as “Arizona tiger-eye” and “California tiger’s eye” gemstones. Dark blue-gray fibrous varieties of tiger’s eye and hawk’s eye is sold under the trade name of Pietersite.
Blue Tiger’s eye (also called Tigers eye or Tiger eye) is a chatoyant gemstone that is usually a metamorphic rock that is a golden to red-brown colour, with a silky luster. A member of the quartz group, it is a classic example of pseudomorphous replacement by silica of fibrous crocidolite (blue asbestos). An incompletely silicified blue variant is known as Hawk’s eye.”wiki