Tiger's Iron is a grounding and protecting stone, it creates a place of refuge when there is a threat of danger. Tiger Iron is a metamorphic rock and a combination of Red Jasper, Tiger’s Eye, and Hematite. It’s also known as Mugglestone which is fun for Harry Potter fans. It’s a great stone for those who are highly sensitive and who tend to take on other people’s emotions.
Spiritual & Emotional Influence:
Tiger Iron is beneficial for burnout or emotional exhaustion. It’s a very grounding stone that helps bring you to the present moment. It can also help you in finding your strength and courage in times of crisis. It will help you find creative solutions to problems you’re experiencing and in resolving traumas of the past — a wonderful stone for artists, writers, actors, and musicians.
The Physical Connection:
Tiger Iron is helpful for those who are sensitive to noise and chemicals. It’s also a great stress reliever, and it’s very grounding as well. It is thought to helps those with fractures, muscle aches, and cramps. It is also said to promote vitality and energy.
The Chakras Connected to Tiger Iron (Mugglestone):
Locations Found & History:
Found in England, Africa, Brazil, Australia, Mexico, and in the Lake Superior area of the United States. The name Mugglestone is another name Tiger Iron goes by and comes from Mucklestone because the stone was first found in Moclestone in Great Britain.
Rarity, Value & Variations:
Tiger iron quartz-lignite aggregate with layers of golden Tigers Eye, Metallic Grey Hematite, and deep Red Jasper. It’s not yet known exactly how Tiger Iron is formed, but many geologists say the stone is a stromatolite which includes algae fossils from sedimentary deposits. It’s also said that it’s a banded iron formation (BIF) that was formed when the Earth was more oxygen-rich than it is now. It’s a fairly common stone and rates a 5 to 7 on the Mohs scale of hardness.
How to Use Tiger Iron (Mugglestone):
Hold this stone when you need a good boost of energy and also when you need to feel grounded. Great for those busy days when you feel like you need to keep going, and then also great for when you need to wind down and relax. Keep this stone with you or place it in your home for continuous grounding yet energizing energy.