The â€œland of the rising sunâ€ has a rich tradition of the tattoo making art. The Japanese art work uses various symbols associated with its folklore and history in the tattoo designs. One such design, i.e., the Japanese cherry blossom tattoo also has a connection with some metaphysical theories. The cherry blossom flower enjoys wide popularity due to its philosophical significance. The soft, light flower is a symbol of the feeble nature of life. It blooms for a very short period and during the small span enthrall everyone with its beauty which is symbolic of the message that life must be lived to its fullest as everyone has come here for a sojourn.
Another reference about the Japanese cherry blossom tattoo pertains to the samurai’s. The life of samurai’s was very uncertain and full of dangers. They had to be always mentally prepared for battles that often resulted in early deaths. Thus, they came to symbolize the lifestyle of samurai’s. Symbolism apart, the tattoo is also known for its beauty and soothing display. It is a wonderful choice especially for women and if you are a tattoo lover you must get some quick peek into the world of the Japanese cherry blossom tattoo. Here is the window.
Cherry Blossom Fragrance
A large cherry blossom tree pictured on the arm of this lady has taken her in its thrall.
Cherry Blossom Season
Japanese Kanji And Cherry Blossoms
An elegant cherry blossom tattoo design created with the Kanji style is sweet and delicate.
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