The Unalome is originally a hindu symbol that graphically recalls Shiva´s third eye and it represents wisdom and the path to perfection. ?Spiral indicates the beginning of the path, without the knowledge or a clear direction, learning through the inevitable mistakes. It finally becomes a straight line and leads to enlightenment, often represented as a point or a circle (sun) or lotus. The lotus flower symbolizes overcoming hardships to perfection, thereby integrating a sense&a
Lotus Tattoo - Depression Symbol - Significant meaning of the lotus flower is that it that since it grows in mud it represents the rise from hardships and struggles. It also represents the transformation to beauty. The lotus flowers are the most powerful symbol of rebirth in both the East and West. It stands for beauty and strength
Lotus and humming bird. Rebirth. The lotus flower symbolizes overcoming difficulties , the tenacity to bloom above any adversity, while the humming bird teaches us to take the nectar out of any situation savoring every single moment. This tattoo symbolizing a rebirth was requested by Julianna. http://www.tattootribes.com/index.php?newlang=English&idinfo=7154
The humming bird, like all birds, some more and some less, symbolizes freedom, but it also has another meaning: past and future are not as important as the present is, it's important to live now, sipping the nectar of life. The lotus flower.. is a symbol of Buddhism, perfection and letting go of things that weigh you down by only letting the blissfulness of the present fill your thoughts. "Carpe Diem".