Apache Tears have a strong action to aid emotional healing. These natural crystals bring you comfort and and help to heal grief.
Yet they have a more friendly vibration than some of the other types of Obsidian, which makes you feel comfortable with them.They are a natural type of Black Obsidian that has not been altered.
Maybe it is their strange out-of-shape appearance, that brings solace when you are grieving. They are strong stones for grounding and protection, and to aid you to clear negative emotions that may be holding you back.
They are volcanic stones, that may be partly transparent. Their color is very dark brown to black in color. These dark strange looking stones occur naturally in these odd shapes.
Like other types of Black Obsidian, they will absorb negative energy. This makes Apache Tears powerful tools to cleanse your auric field of negativity. They are also strong stones for spiritual grounding, so use them after you have been working with high vibration crystals.