Tiger’s Eye is the most popular Gemstone Mala. TigerEye (Tiger Eye) is a stone of protection that is also very grounding. It enhances integrity, willpower, practicality and correct use of power. It is a stone that enhances good luck, and brings prosperity, often in the form of money. Tiger eye is also a very protective stone which is especially protective during travel. It can also help one see clearly without illusion. Tiger eye brings a special boost to the solar plexus chakra and to one’s personal power. In gem lore, this stone is believed to enhance confidence, focus the mind, and enable the user to see clearly without illusion. Tigers Eye is a type of Crystal which has Yellow and Black stripes on its surface like the skin of a Tiger. Astrologically it is a sub stone for planets Jupiter and Ketu. Tiger Eye encourages your passion for life to blossom and stimulates your willpower and the desire for success. Perhaps that is why Tiger Eye is the favorite gemstone of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. THE MALA HAS BEEN HAND KNOTTED (KNOT BETWEEN EACH BEAD). THESE ARE NATURAL BEADS . Blessed and Energized with proper Mantras, Puja’s and Spiritually activated by SWAMI BUDHIRAJA to give best results. Since a Yantra and Mala is a Man-Made object, it requires energization to infuse potency and power to benefit the owner. Before sending the Yantras or Malas, we get Pran Pratishtha (Energization) done by learned Pandits (Priests). WATER FROM RIVER GANGA (GANGES) IS USED FOR THE ENERGIZATION PURPOSE. Total number of beads 108+1, Mala has been made in traditional style. Size, color texture of the beads, Tassel, string and Pouch may vary, adding to the artistic quality of each individual item. Handmade in USA.