The Lotus is an amazing flower that unites all the different religions of the country together as one. The lotus is a small flower that is found at the bottom of the pond, lying in muck and mud. It slowly begins to grow and moves towards the surface of water in search of light, once it reaches the surface of the water; it starts to bloom and turns into a beautiful flower.
It symbolizes the spirituality of the individual who belong to the religions of Hinduism and Buddhism. The lotus tattoo represents the struggle every human being goes through on his lifetime. This tattoo is popular among the people who have gone through hard times in life and in the verge of coming out of the entire problem. The lotus flower tattoo represents the hard time that every person undergoes and how he overcomes it. The peonies and the lotus are the two flowers that are so popular among the Artists of Japan. They lotus and the Koi fish tattoos compliment each other very well. Since, both the Koi fish and the Lotus flower are found in the ponds that are mostly in front of the temple.
The lotus tattoo designs have a deep and rich meaning that is attached to it; which in turn makes this flower, the best choice of all who want to get tattooed. Lotus is said to be a perfect flower because it has managed to grow into a beautiful flower even though it was initially from mud and muck. This resilient character of the lotus flower inspires us to go through the challenges and struggles that we come across in our lives. In Buddhist culture, the symbol of this beautiful flower is purity.
The meaning of the flower differs with the color. As you see, the symbol of white lotus is spiritual; perfection and mental purity. The pink lotus is meant for highest deity and the red one symbolizes compassion, love, passion and the hearts quality. Their blue lotus is a symbol of victory over our senses and also signifies knowledge and wisdom.
In India, lotus symbolizes fertility and in China is signifies perfection, purity and spiritual grace. While, in Egypt it proves royal power. Lotus flower tattoo is a good option to look with its amazing colors and gorgeous petals. It looks good, when placed in any location of the body.