Among the tattoos featuring mythical symbols, ouroboros tattoos are one special design. The ouroboro refers to the symbol of a snake or in some cases, a dragon biting its own tail. It symbolizes the ever running cycle of life and death. Apart from this, unity and infinity, destruction and creation are also associated with the ouroboros. They are found in many religions and myths across the world but the genesis is traced to Egypt where it was first seen 1600 years back. Considered to have a positive and deep meaning, many people go for it as a tattoo design. Some also wear it because of the badass look it reflects.
Ouroboros tattoos are worn by men as well as women on various body parts. Generally, they are carved in their traditional form, in black and white with the serpent devouring its tail. But at times colors and other religious or spiritual symbols are also added. Here we have created a collection of 25 ouroboros tattoos which depicts the mythical symbol in different shades and styles. Take a look and get to know the amazing tattoo forms and if you like them, do not forget to get one for yourself too. Enjoy
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