Shiva eye shell also called Pacific Cats Eye, comes from Thailand and is named after the Hindu God, Shiva. It's a symbol of protection as to ward off the “Evil Eye” and bring protective energies for all those who wear it. It is also recognized as "Mermaids' money" and worn as a lucky charm for fisherman. The stunning spiral pattern is completely made by Mother Nature. At Intrinsic Trading, we offer shiva eye shell beads made from real shells and have a clean high polish finish. Our high quality shiva eye shell beads come in a variety of shapes including oval, coin, rectangle, rondelle, heart, circle, teardrop etc.