Tiger Iron is a combination of tiger eye with the mineral Hematite.
Chemical Composition: Silicon Dioxide, SiO2, chatoyant quartz
Occurrence: Excellent specimens are found in Africa, also Austria.
Metaphysical Properties: Grounding, balancing, earthy. Promotes optimism, psychic ability and intuition. Stimulates awareness and understanding. Has been used to attract and maintain wealth.
Corresponding Astrological Sign: Capricorn
Chakras: 3rd - Solar Plexus, and 6th - Third Eye
Chemical Composition: Hematite is composed of iron oxide Fe02
Metaphysical Properties: Hematite enhances mental activity. Balances yin/yang energies and emotions. Dissolves negativity. Grounding.
Corresponding Astrological signs: Aries and Aquarius
Chakra: 1st chakra, Root