How to Test for Pure Shilajit?

Updated: May 25, 2021

Authentic Shilajit is not only costly but also very rare to find. There are countless scams around the world in the name of shilajit. People have to struggle a lot to find the best and authentic shilajit. We'll discuss multiple tests on pure shilajit to check its authenticity.

Don’t buy shilajit if it is available in powder or capsule form because it may be laden with fillers or binders. Following reasons have caused a surge in fake products:

  • It’s hard to find shilajit because it is one of the rarest substances on the earth.

  • The demand for shilajit has increased around the world because of its effectiveness on the human body.

If you are new to shilajit, it will be difficult to check whether it is pure or not. This is the reason that you should be familiar with all the tests regarding pure shilajit. Some of the easy and readily available tests are as follows:


Pliability is indeed an easy and very effective test to check whether shilajit is pure or not. If the outside temperature is high, shilajit will stick to your finger. On the other hand, it will break like a stone when it is in solid form. This is because shilajit changes texture with change in temperature. This is the easiest test that can be performed because shilajit always responds to change in temperature.