Category Tattoos

About Tattoos

This category describes all the Buddhist tattoos symbols. A tattoo is a form of body modification where a design is made by inserting ink, dyes, and pigments, either indelible or temporary, into the dermis layer of the skin to change the pigment.

All about Buddhist Tattoo – Symbols and Meaning

is the representations of , , and deities. In the present context, lover to have a tattoo of , , Zambala, eight spokes, , , and so on. are meant to replicate the of this great and mentor. The are not necessarily preferred by only the followers of , but a large number of people who believe in the ultimate truth of .

Tattoo design of White Jambhala

Explanation of the tattoo design Zambhala is known as the and appropriately a member of the Jewel Family. In Hindu, Mythology Jambhala is known as Kuber. Jambhala is also believed to be an emanation of  Avalokitesvara, the Bodhisattva of Compassion. This tattoo design represents one manifestation of Jambhala called “White Jambhala”. The design was taken from a bigger representing a “Yellow Jambhala” surrounded by  four other manifestations. The White Jambhala is .

What Tattoo Artists say about Tibetan Thangka Art?

The of and the seems to be parallel. As a tells a thousand-year-old story, so does the tattoo. Both have pretty artistic expression. These days most of the have been referring to make so that they might give some to the viewers. Here’s an article by Heidi Minx that portrays the connection between Thangka and tattoo, and what other young have to say .
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