Cherry blossom is a symbol of clouds, as they blossom all together. It depicts the temporary nature of life. Cherry blossom is very much like life. The way the cherry blooms and then withers away is compared to life. Just as the cherry blooms and then dies, we take birth and then die. So it is a rich symbol of the transient stages of life and has been used in Japanese culture since times immemorial. Floral patterns of this unique flower are found in everything that is Japanese thus endorsing in them a feeling of pure elegance.
These days, tattoos are a way of expressing what is in our minds. Cherry blossom tattoos only ensure that you are able to view what you always wished to, and you are able to enjoy what you wanted to. The cherry blossom lives happily throughout its life. It is as if it inspires us to live happily till the end. It also teaches us to stay happy like this special flower. Symbolizing peace, truth and purity, the cherry blossom flower is indeed a mainstay of Japanese culture. Such tattoos only enhance its beauty further. When it comes to tattoos, people wear them in any form. Let us see how these are worn by people.
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