Small red lotus. This symbolizes the original nature of the heart (hrdaya). It is the lotus of love, compassion, passion, activity and all the qualities of the heart. It is the lotus of Avalokitesvara.

20 Small Tattoos With Big Meanings

simple lotus tattoo for women Lotus Flower. It grows in muddy water, and it is this environment that gives forth the flower’s first and most literal meaning: rising and blooming above the murk to achieve enlightenment.

Hidden Hand Tattoo - Passion Flower

Hidden Hand Tattoo is a Seattle tattoo shop offering custom tattoos by some of Washington State's best tattoo artists.

Hair stylist tattoo. Not that you seem like you'd get tattoos, but it just made me think of you.

This is really cute, but I know I won't get a Cosmetology tattoo until I know that it is something I'm going to do for the rest for my life.

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I was thinking about getting my alice in wonderland quote here. Perhaps I'll have "free spirit" showing on my shoulder. Maybe with flying birds? Or is that too overdone?

Great tattoo, i would love to have the same

Great tattoo, i would love to have the same