I think flowers are one of the most beautiful things the universe has created. They make people happy, fall in love, and friendly. One of my favorite flowers are the sunflowers. They are not just called sunflowers because they look like the golden sun shining brightly, it’s also because the sunflower moves and faces the sun to get maximum shower of sun rays. In Greek mythology, the sunflower is a symbol of the water nymph, Clytie who fell in love with the sun god and turned into this radiant flower after grieving the loss of her love, Apollo.
The dandelion tattoo is a popular tattoo worn by many women and some men, too, anyone who is drawn to its design and meaning. The dandelion is considered ordinary and plain when compared to showier blooms like the rose and lotus. It lacks subtle color or elegant lines, but makes up for that with its unique geometry. This tattoo can be designed with a little or a lot of detail, so it can be tattooed almost anywhere on the body, although they’re mostly seen on the shoulder.
The cherry blossom has deep rich symbolic roots in Japan, China, and other Asian cultures. Cherry blossom tattoos are common among the Japanese and Chinese. Cherry blossom tattoos are now beginning to gain popularity outside of the Eastern culture. Cherry blossom tattoos are a beautiful tattoo design that is surely to turn heads.Not only is the cherry blossom beautiful, it also is very symbolic and holds deep meaning. In the Japanese and Asian culture, the cherry blossom holds a symbolic value, but differs between the two cultures.
Tulips in general are a representation of new growth, new beginnings, or the hope after an incredibly long, cold Winter. So it’s no surprise that tulip tattoos are a tattoo choice that quite a few people enjoy. What is neat about a tulip tattoo is that you can really have a lot of variety and options that you can do with them. For example, you can add any color you like along with extremely detailed shading in your tulip(s). You can have your tulips closed or open, and you can create other scenery to compliment the flowers.
Chrysanthemum is one of the most cultivated flowering plants and a popular plant of the daisy family. Like many other flowers, chrysanthemum also becomes one of design elements for tattooing. Among the flower tattoos, chrysanthemum tattoo is getting more and more popular, and there are many reasons for people to love the flower.
The whiteness of the lily’s long white petals speaks of purity, innocence, and chastity. At the same time and in other cultures, the trumpet-like flower has evoked associations of erotic love and procreation. Clearly, the lily is one of the most ambiguous of all flower symbols. Christians took possession of the symbol on the basis of the Sermon on the Mount and it’s «lilies of the field» passage. Consider how beautiful they grow, though «they toil not». God provides, that’s the message, and the lily emerges as a symbol of faith and surrender to god’s grace. Liturgically, the lily is a symbol of Easter and of Christ himself, of resurrection and immortality. It’s evocative scent, the odor of chastity.
Flowers are a popular choice of design for tattoos, and a lotus flower tattoo design is particularly eye-catching. The beauty of a lotus flower tattoo design is that it will look amazing in practically any location on the body, and can be as big or as small as you want it. From a huge lotus flower back tattoo, to a small design on the inner wrist, these tattoos make beautiful and meaningful additions to any body art. They also suit bright, bold colors as well as simple black and gray, so you can fit a lotus flower tattoo in with whatever theme or personal taste you prefer.
The Rose in the West represents what the Lotus does in the East. A symbol of love, but especially of a love that is pure. Because of the rose’s beauty, scent and shape, it is the ultimate floral symbol. Of all the flower tattoo designs, the rose is still the most popular and the most requested. Interestingly, the rose is nearly as popular with men as it is with women.
One beautiful tattoo that you may find interest in is the orchid tattoo. The orchid is a very beautiful and symbolic flower. The orchid tattoo is worn mainly by women, but you may see them on men every now and then. The orchid tattoo can also be very meaningful to those who wear such a tattoo. Orchid tattoos can be tattooed in a variety of different sizes and colors. Due to this, it can nearly be inked anywhere on the body.