Tiger eye beads: tiger eye is a stone of courage, strength and will-power .It is worn to help promote energy flow through the body and it encourages stability and support during difficult times in life it boosts self-confidence, courage and the ability to fight negative energies. Tiger eye is stone of abundance, luck, prosperity, enhancing focus, concentration and insight. Tiger's 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, tigers eye stone is a crystal with lovely bands of yellow-golden color through it. Tiger's eye has a wonderful reputation for attracting wealth, money, and luck. Our rosary mala are hand-crafted with semi-precious gemstones, rudraksha beads and silk tassels. Typically a mala is a string made of 108 beads. Some mala's have 109th bead called the meru bead /guru bead . It typically sits at the centre of the mala, the area closest to your heart. All of our gemstones and beads are 100% genuine. Some of our stones have been slightly enhanced by the manufacturer (which is typical for the entire gemstone industry).