Unnalome. The spiral in the design indicates the early distractions we encounter in our daily lives and as we grow older and wiser , this spiral gradually decreases until it becomes a straight line pointing upwards. This signifies the path to enlightenment. This design is also seen in my Gao Yord tattoo. Another way to look at it is the wavering oval are human desires or things that distract us such as material wealth or other attachments.