Lotus flower tattoo is a popular choice of design because they combine a great visual effect with symbolic meaning.
The lotus is a flower that grows in the dirty water, but that doesn’t affect it’s beauty.
Various religions and cultures view the lotus tattoo differently. Thus, in Buddhism, the lotus is the definition of purity, piousness of a person’s soul.
Chinese people connect lotus flowers with inspiration drawn by artists and poets to create masterpieces. In the west, the lotus flower is related to searching the reason to live.
In general, the flower is believed to represent rising above temptation and becoming a better person.
- White lotus flower is a symbol of enlightenment, mental, purity, perfection and spiritual.
- Blue lotus represents knowledge, wisdom, and intelligence.
- Red lotus is the Heart Lotus. It symbolizes love, compassion, passion, and other emotions of the heart.
- Pink lotus is the lotus of the Buddha himself and represent the history of the Buddha, Buddhism, and the tales of Buddhism.
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