The name Schalenblende comes from German words “Schale” and “Blende”, meaning “shell ore.
It consists of compact Sphalerite and Wurtzite masses of a pale brown colour and contains pyrite and galena.
This brown-banded stone is grounding, centring and strengthening.
It enhances mental concentration, psychic attunement, spiritual consciousness, and self-esteem.
It insulates oneself from negative energies in the environment and accelerates inner growth and worldly success.
This mineral is highly protective and used in magical rites by Shaman and practitioners of the old ways.
Schalenblende opens one to intuitive awakening and is a crystal of discernment.