Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Lotus Flower Tattoos

Flower tattoos are the most popular tattoos among the different tattoo designs found today, especially among women. There is due to the beauty of flower tattoos and their great eye appeal. Flower tattoos have several different meanings. Basically all flowers have a deep meaning and a great deal of symbolism. For example, red roses mean love and romance, lilies mean innocence and purity, sunflowers mean loyalty and dedication, and orchids mean beauty and luxury.

The second most popular tattoo is the lotus flower, the first being the rose. It’s important to understand the meaning of this flower. The lotus is the most important flower in the Asian countries because of its religious significance. There are many references to the lotus in Hinduism and Buddhism. It is believed the Hindu God Braham was born of a lotus blossom. Buddhists believe that the lotus represents nature as do the Egyptians.