Phoenix tattoo design is a very high end tattoos design in this world. It is very popular in America and other various countries around the world. It is worn by both men and women and is designed in various sizes, colors and variations. It represents all the traits, characteristics and attributes of the phoenix bird. Phoenix birds are very beautiful and symbolic birds of mythology but they don’t exist at all in the reality. Being a fictional animal it is an exception that it so much popular throughout the world. And those who love mythological characters, then phoenix tattoos are a great choice for you. Keeping all these things in mind, we have created this article for our tattoo loving readers.
As it is mentioned earlier, it is one of the most symbolic birds in the world and carries a distinguished meaning of ‘resurrection’. Phoenix is a long living bird and is regarded as a bird of fire. If you read the “First Epistle of Clement”, you will get a lot of stories related to this bird. It is also said as symbol of rebirth. According to the Egyptians, Phoenix bird is associated with Sun God ‘Ra’. As it is also related to the resurrection of Jesus Christ, It is also much admired in Christianity.
The structure of the phoenix bird as found is very beautiful and interesting. So when it is portrayed in a tattoo it makes the tattoo very attractive. You can create very distinct designs with the phoenix bird and also merge it with other tattoo designs. Normally, in a phoenix tattoo, Red, Yellow, and Orange color is used but when eastern influence is followed, lot of other colors like blue, purple, green, pink and Black are also used. The use of various colors makes the tattoo very attractive and unique.
Phoenix tattoos are mainly chosen for two different reasons. One is for its symbolic meanings and another is for the beauty. Those who choose it for the symbolic purpose, choose traditional colors to decorate the tattoo but those who use it for the beauty of the tattoo, use more vibrant colors to make it more and more distinct. It can be designed in various shapes and sizes and can be located in any part of the body. Normally medium and big size tattoo is chosen for a phoenix.
Apart from all the above mentioned meanings, this type of tattoo also has some other meanings. It represents hope, life and transformation of the body and soul. Again it has a great significance in Greek, Arabian and Roman Mythology. In some cultures it is believed to represent femininity. In ancient china only the empress was allowed to wear the symbol of phoenix. It is second most important creature of the in the Chinese Civilization.
Tribal phoenix tattoo is very demanding nowadays and it depicts the phoenix rising from flowers. It is always said that phoenix tattoos remind you of your strength to overcome trouble in your life. Gain part by part it has symbolic meanings. The wings of phoenix represent prosperity, the head represents reliability and the body symbolizes humanity. Japanese people refer it as an immortal bird. Due to all this symbolic meanings, it has remained popular throughout the centuries.
But before making a phoenix tattoo it is your duty to know each and everything about it. There are many types of designs and styles to choose from. Select the tattoo which suits you completely, as it will portray your inner self. So you should research a lot on the matter before finalizing the design. Also consult with your professional tattoo artist to make the design more unique.