Keywords: Strength, stamina, focused will, physical energy and strength, self-healing, grounding
Element: Fire, Earth
Chakras: Root (1st), Sexual/ Creative (2nd), Solar Plexus (3rd)
Tiger Iron is banded stone contining layers of tiger eye, jasper and hematite. Tiger eye and jasper are both members of the quartz family of silicon dioxide minerals with a hardness of 7. Their crystal system is hexagonal (trigonal). Hematite is an iron oxide mineral with hardness of 5 and 6. Its crystal system is hexagonal (trigonal). Tiger Iron derives its name from the presence of tiger eye and iron-rich hematite. Its rich gold, red and silver-gray colors make it a popular stone for jewelry and ornamental objects. Tiger iron is found in Australia.