MANTRA: I can handle the changes around me.
- 8mm Tiger's Eye Natural Gemstones
- 18mm 18K Plated Gold Lion's Head Charm | Black CZ Diamond Pave
- Commercial Strength, Latex-Free Elastic Band
- Handmade in our Austin Studio
The Lion spirit animal is the symbol of unrivaled courage.
In many countries and belief systems the Lion stands for a fearless, positive and dignified force who offers security and a strong sense of control.
The Lion, with its proud noble features, is seen as a universal symbol of strength and has a natural air of authority.
In Buddhism, the Lion is considered very important as they are representative of and referred to as 'the sons of Buddha'.
They are symbolic of bodhisattvas who are beings who have achieved a higher plane of spiritual development.
To do this, they have to understand and practice the main six paramitas of concentration, charity, morality, patience, effort and wisdom. Only then can they become 'Buddha's Lions'.
The Lion is also associated with the City of Venice in acting as a guarding patron by assisting Saint Mark.
Like a tiger, one who wears the Tiger Eye has the patience to wait for the most opportune moment and has great focus and determination.
Tiger Eye lets you see everything. It stimulates taking action, and helps you to make decisions with discernment and understanding, and unclouded by your emotions.
When used in jewelry the tiger eye may bring good luck and protection from the evil eye to the wearer.
Traditionally it was carried as an amulet against curses or ill-wishing, and is known to give you courage, self confidence and strength of will.
Tiger Eye recognizes your needs and will lead you there. It differentiates between what you want and what you need and will send you what you need to grow and prosper.
Tiger Eye enhances creativity and is one of the stones that aid kundalini awakening.
Tiger Eye is known to bring clear thinking and insight.
By wearing the gem, you will have the courage to fight negative energy.