Gemological info: Known as a volcanic glass, Apache Tears Obsidian is a small variety (about 2 inches or less in diameter) of the igneous rock Obsidian. It forms as oval-shaped pebbles through the rapid cooling of viscous lava from volcanoes. It commonly occurs in lava domes and ash-flow tuffs. Popular extraction sites of Apache Tears Obsidian are located in the southwestern part of the US and some parts of Mexico.
Metaphysical Properties: They protect against psychic attacks and conflicts anywhere. They are recommended for people who work in a fast-paced, competitive work environment and want to guard their inner vibrations and be spared from ill intentions of others. As a grounding stone, Apache Tears Obsidian also helps people to stay rooted in positivity and to welcome unpleasant emotions.
Astrological sign: Aries