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Eye of tiger

Tiger's Eye is a mysterious stone with unique colors. Worn by warriors in battle, this stone gives you power and confidence.


Tiger's Eye was originally named "Oculus Belus". Oculus means Eye and Belus was the name of the god of fortune. This stone has brought luck, protection and wealth for millennia. Mined in South Africa during the 19th century, Tiger's Eye was extremely rare and sold at the price of precious stones. A century later, other deposits in North Africa will lower the price of the stone to bring it to the rank of semi-precious stone.


Tiger's Eye belongs to the quartzite family. It consists of silicon dioxide, in other words Quartz, amphibole and hematite. On the Mohs scale, its hardness is 7 and its specific gravity is 2.68. Its color varying from golden to brown can be translucent or opaque.


The virtues of this stone are numerous, both for the body and for the mind. In connection with the earth, it contributes to the good health of the joints. It helps reduce headaches and aids digestion. By bringing power and courage, it removes the negative and allows you to move forward with will and determination.

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