The lotus has become a very spiritual icon throughout history, and more people are getting tattoos inspired by the flower. Because of its connection to Buddhism, energy, and symbolic nature of our chakras, it is not hard to see why the lotus is the best choice for many who are going through their spiritual journey and want some ink to help them on their path. Are you thinking about getting a lotus tattoo? Not sure where you want it or what kind of design to get? Take a look at these 15 Lovely Lotus Tattoos for some ideas and to get inspired by their beauty and energy.
A sweet pink lotus floating in cool blue water is the perfect lotus tattoo.
Here is a beautifully complex Buddha and lotus tattoo.
Another pink lotus, this time with the black wave elements that we often see in Japanese tattoo work.
A beautiful, pensive portrait tattoo with lotuses and waves along with other peaceful elements, taking up the tattoo wearer’s entire back.
Mandala tattoos are so popular, and it’s easy to see why. The serenity and symmetry of this lotus mandala design is elegant and feminine, yet bold and strong.
The placement of this colorful lotus tattoo is beautiful and sensual. The pinks, purples, and greens are vivid and truly draw the eye where the wearer wants you to look.
A purple lotus is surrounded by cherry blossoms and other Japanese tattoo elements.
This tattoo combines the realistic style for the lotus as well as the line work from a mandala to create a unique pairing that works beautifully.
Here we have a simple black and gray lotus tattoo.
A koi and lotus go together wonderfully in this winning tattoo combination.
Have you ever seen a red lotus? Well now you have, in tattoo form.
A truly spiritual wrist tattoo could be exactly what’s needed to help you in your journey.
Here is another Buddha and lotus tattoo, this time on the arm.
Can you believe the colors and realistic effect of this lotus arm tattoo? Absolutely breathtaking.
A hummingbird is drinking water out of this lotus flower.