Apache Tears are great stones to have to aid emotional healing. These natural crystals bring you comfort and and help to heal grief. These volcanic stones may be partly transparent. Their color is very dark brown to black in color. They have a more friendly vibration than some of the other types of Obsidian, which makes you feel comfortable with them. They are volcanic stones, that may be partly transparent. Their color is very dark brown to black in color. Maybe it is their strange out-of-shape appearance, that brings solace when you are grieving.
They are helpful stones for grounding and protection. They assist in clearing negative emotions that may be holding you back.
They are a type of Black Obsidian Stone found in the south-western United States and in Mexico. The meaning of their name comes from an American Indian legend.
It was said that certain members of this tribe were pursued by the Cavalry, and although they fought bravely they were outnumbered. Rather than be captured they jumped off the cliff to their deaths. The distraught women of the tribe cried dark tears of grief, which fell to the earth, and formed into these dark strangely shaped stones.
As a product of nature stones will vary in size, shape and colour.