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Alternate names: Mountain Mahogany

Qualities of the person with whom it resonates: Grounded, protective, adventurous

Characteristics of the Individual Who Will Benefit from Energy: Those seeking strength and protection in challenging situations.

Mining Source: Mexico, USA

Color and Appearance: Dark brown to black with reddish-brown streaks

Material: Volcanic glass

Mohs hardness: 5-6

Chemical properties: Silicon dioxide (SiO2)

Crystal structure shape: Amorphous

Energy Properties: Grounding, Protection, Strength

Healing Properties : Helps release limitations; aids healing of injuries; enhances self-confidence. 

Chakra Alignment : Root Chakra

Astrological Association : Scorpio 

Birthstone Association : November  

Powerful crystal combinations and benefits.: Combining Mahogany Obsidian with Citrine can enhance personal will power.


Mahogany Obsidian is a grounding stone that connects you to the earth's energy. It was highly prized by ancient cultures for its protective qualities and ability to provide strength in times of need. This unique volcanic glass gets its distinctive mahogany color from iron impurities present during formation.


Its deep hues echo stories told around firesides by our ancestors - tales filled with adventure and overcoming challenges. The red streaks remind us that we too are made strong through our trials.


Aside from being an exquisite piece for jewelry collection due to its striking appearance, this stone also serves practical purposes such as sharp tools or arrowheads owing to its hardness.


In metaphysical practices, Mahogany Obsidian is known for helping individuals break free from limiting patterns or behaviors while enhancing their self-confidence. Its grounding energy makes it ideal for meditation sessions where one seeks clarity or connection with Mother Earth.


It can be used in crystal gridding techniques aiming at providing a shield against negativity or attracting courage when facing difficult circumstances. Placing it at home near entrances acts as a spiritual guard warding off unwanted energies.


Proper care involves cleaning under warm running water regularly then charging under moonlight overnight on occasion but avoid exposing it directly under sunlight which may fade its vibrant colors over time.


"The information regarding the metaphysical and other properties and purposes of these minerals are provided for entertainment and inspirational purposes only. In no way is it intended for diagnosing illness, prescription, or advice and should not replace proper medical attention. Consult your doctor or other health professional in the case of illness."

8mm Mahogany Obsidian Bracelet

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