Religious Tattoos (God, Angel)
Expressing religious beliefs through tattoos is not only a current fashion and religious tattoos were used as ornaments for security, well-being and expressing religious inclination since centuries. That is the reason why you can see religious tattoo designs of many religions such as Hinduism, Christianity, Buddhism etc.
In the Roman era, people used to cover themselves in religious designs as a tribute to their religious beliefs and to signify their love and dedication towards their religion.
Christian tattoo designs
Though there are some speculations in Christianity, that tattooing is a sinful task. Still, Christianity is the most popular inspiration for tattoo designs in America and worldwide.
People in favor of tattooing present the facts that the Bible give permission to practice tattooing, on the grounds that it should be done with the consent of the person, who is undergoing tattooing. Moreover, it should not be done with the intentions to harm any person.
Various Christian symbols are the popular choice among tattoo lovers such as Heavenly attendants, Christian Cross, Representations of Jesus Christ and Virgin Mary, Religious scenes, and Sacred Writings with the book and part number.
Hindu tattoo design
Hinduism is a monotheistic religion, which means that Hindu believes in only one God. However, there are a vast amount of deities that personify various perspectives of that one God.
Some of the Hindu gods popular among religious tattoo designs are, Krishna who was a cowherd boy used to play with the flute, as per Hindu mythology, Vishnu who operates this world and has bluish skin with multiple arms, Ganesh who is considered to be the remover of hindrances, described as an elephant head over a human body, Shiva who is symbolized as the destroyer, he stays in deep meditation and also picturized as having a third eye on his forehead or doing a destructive dance which can destroy the whole universe, Lakshmi is considered to be the goddess of wealth, she sits on a lotus and is depicted in colorful attire, Buddha he is considered to be the most knowledgeable god according to Hindu religion..
The Hindu god tattoos are very intricate and colorful is appearance, which makes them a very popular choice among tattoo lovers.
Apart from Christianity and Hinduism, other religions like Buddhism, Islam, and Judaism also have their popular religious tattoo designs.
Although religious tattoos can be placed at many places over the body, the most preferred choice by tattoo lovers is religious sleeve tattoo designs. Whether it is half sleeve tattoo or full sleeve tattoo, it is always great to flaunt their muscular arms and beloved religious symbols.
If it is permissible in your religion and you are open to flaunt your religious beliefs while looking attractive and trendy at the same time. A religious tattoo could be a nice choice to have.