This tattoo is for that person who:
- Wants to decorate own body, give the image of uniqueness.
Tattoos in the form of a rose always look amazing;
- Doesn’t afraid to show the world that in his soul love “lives”;
- Dreams of harmony, happiness, joy. The tattoo can serve as an amulet;
- Creatively manifests itself;
- Starts a new life and tends to forget about the past;
- Able to demonstrate masculinity, he is an independent person. In this sense, even the girls can get such tattoos;
- Wants to emphasize the beauty, innocence, or its own personal qualities, such as kindness, compassion, mercy;
- Romantic person;
Wants to impress on the body a flower for memories of any important event in its life.
The meaning of rose tattoo is today one of the most profound and versatile.
During its long history, rose became commonly used in tattoo and universally recognized symbol not only for women
but also for men.
In general, the rose is a symbol of love, beauty, youth, purity, holiness and revival.
It embodies almost all the existing positive features and properties.
The meaning of symbols in different cultures
In the West rose with lily
take place of lotus in the East,
as a sacred flower, and they are very close to it for their symbolic meaning.
Sometimes the rose symbolized the silence and hidden secrets.
The leaves of roses symbolize joy, spikes – sadness, the flower itself – the glory.
Golden Rose is the emblem of the Pope and signifies perfection,
red rose – love, desire, passion, perfection.
White Rose as a flower of light symbolizes fidelity, virginity and innocence, spiritual revelation,
blue rose – became a symbol of the unattainable and impossible,
yellow accompanies with grief and separation.
In Chinese culture, it is valued for its fragrance and is a symbol of prosperity.
In ancient Egypt rose flowers were dedicated to the goddess Isis, as a symbol of pure love, liberated from all carnal.
In Greco-Roman – it was the emblem of Aphrodite, and as symbol of always triumphs love.
In the famous Baghdad rose its first circle represents the law, the second circle – the way, the third is knowledge, and together they represent a true and names of Allah.
Rose takes pride of place in the official emblems and symbols of many countries.
In combination with a cross rose met in the symbolism of the Templars and the Freemasons.
In Christianity rose gained a special symbolic capacity: grace, mercy and forgiveness.
In the Islamic religion rose is a symbol of the blood of the prophet and his two sons.
In Buddhism is the sign of triplicate true.
For the first time rose was grown in Persia, where it was seen only as a male flower.
After a few thousand years it began to be cultivated in all parts of the world.
So now the rose is the female flower that symbolizes beauty.
Tattoo rose first came to the attention of sailors who went in voyage for a long time.
Thus the sailors showed their respect for their wives and lovers, which they had left at home.
Rose tattoo is very popular among both women
Rose tattoo embodies two principles: the male
as symbols of yin and yang. Bound together dark and light prickly rose are the symbols of these principles, symbols of harmony.
Girls prefer to put a tattoo of a flower on:
Men make such tattoo on:
Styles of the rose tattoo
To make such tattoo, first we must decide with the color of roses.
Once a color has been selected, you can think about the future design of the tattoo. The design can be so varied that it is possible to emphasize in this feminine traits as well as masculine.
Roses can be applied in the style of tribal or used in conjunction with other images: with skulls,
and even fish Koi (symbol of courage).
Also on the body it is possible to draw huge picture, a photo, in which many more stories exist in addition to roses.
Variants of symbols
These tattoos are usually girls choose:
- Flower without thorns means pure love, or love at first sight.
- The flower can be drawn with the insects,
typically, with a beautiful butterfly.
Then the tattoo gets the value of lightness, freedom, love, purity and spirituality.
Such tattoos are suitable for both men and women:
- You can add to the image inscription.
As a rule, these are the names of loved ones, close friends;
- Doubles flower means devotion and loyalty;
- Barbed wire with a rose represents the pain and suffering;
- Dagger with a rose is associated with a twofold feelings – love and hate;
- Cross with this flower is the memory of the dear man.
Roses can be made large, medium and small:
Large images look spectacular.
They amaze others with their beauty. These figures applied to the back,
and guys may decide on such body-worn picture;
Medium images look as impressive as large.
You can put them in any other body part;
Girls select small tattoos.
They emphasize their femininity and beauty.
Sketches of small roses attract attention no less than medium-sized or large drawings.
Celebrities and tattoos
We can see that many celebrities have tattoos. We can see it from photos with celebrities,
Tattoos with a rose, for example, have: Chris Brown (he has a bright red rose on his chest),
Kelly Ripa (she has a tattoo in form of rose, heart on the left ankle)
and Cheryl Cole (she has a tattoo of a rose with barbed wire).
Other tattoo roses.