At this, Joshua tore his clothes, fell down to the ground on his face before the ark of the LORD until evening he and the leaders of Israel and they covered their heads with dust.
2 Samuel 13:19
Tamar rubbed her head with ashes, tore her tunic that she was wearing, put her hand to her head, and ran off, crying aloud as she went away.
Then Job stood up, tore his robe, shaved his head, fell to the ground, bowed very low,
When I heard this, I tore both my garment and robe, plucked hair from both my head and my beard, and collapsed in shock!
Then the high priest tore his clothes. "Why do we still need witnesses?" he asked.
But when the apostles Barnabas and Paul heard of it, they tore their clothes and rushed out into the crowd, shouting,
Then Moses told Aaron and his sons Eleazar and Ithamar, "You are not to loosen the hair of your head and you are not to rend your clothes. That way, you won't die and wrath won't come on the entire congregation. Your brothers and the assembly of Israel will mourn because of the fire that the LORD kindled.
Later, when Reuben returned to the cistern, Joseph wasn't there! In mounting panic, he tore his clothes,
So Jacob tore his clothes, dressed himself in sackcloth, and then mourned many days for his son.