Tiger eye, also known as “cat’s eye”, is a stone of strength and protection. It was traditionally carried as a talisman against ill wishes and curses. It is both a grounding and uplifting crystal. It encourages feelings of self-worth, courage and confidence in your own abilities. Tiger eye can also enhance your intuition and your connection with nature. In the ancient times, people who wore tiger eyes were feared because they were believed to possess powerful psychic abilities such as being able to see people’s true intentions.