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Overcoming all difficulties, perfection The lotus flower represents in Eastern cultures a symbol of perfection and overcoming all difficulties: it actually grows among the mud of the swamps till it stands on its stalk and blooms, immaculate, over the dirt. Anna requested a stylized lotus flower. Beauty often hides in simple things. The shape of the stalk reminds us that beginnings are not always easy, but we can always find our way to overcome any difficulty and reach up to the light. by…

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Uma flor de lotus | Lotus Flower. It grows in muddy water, and it is this environment that gives forth the flower’s first and most literal meaning: rising and blooming above the murk to achieve enlightenment.