Mandala tattoo: 60 ideas with the symbol full of meaning

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Mandala tattoo: 60 ideas with the symbol full of meaning

From the anti-stress coloring book craze to Zen home furnishings, mandalas have become increasingly popular and it’s not hard to see why. Present in several cultures, the mandala – a word that, in Sanskrit, means circle – is a meditation instrument that represents the connection of the human being with the cosmos and that stimulates inner peace. In other words, something more than welcome in today’s chaotic days!

For those who are in need of this tranquility in their daily lives, or even for those very connected to spirituality, how about carrying this symbol on your body with a mandala tattoo? See below for a selection of inspirations.

1. One of the characteristics of the mandala is its concentric shape.

Mandala tattoo: 60 ideas with the symbol full of meaning

ADAM NICOLL

2. That is, with shapes that develop from the same center

Mandala tattoo: 60 ideas with the symbol full of meaning

IVAN LISE

3. Forming really fascinating circles

Mandala tattoo: 60 ideas with the symbol full of meaning

SHARNIA BONNETT

4. And often intriguing

5. Those who inspire us to spend time trying to decipher it

6. Are you going to say that it doesn’t bring concentration and tranquility?

7. But mandalas can also be very simple

8. Counting on few shapes

9. Or even appear to have been made with a square

Mandala tattoo: 60 ideas with the symbol full of meaning

DILARA US

10. After all, how can there be rules for something that encourages inner peace?

11. For that reason, don’t be afraid to adapt your mandala

Mandala tattoo: 60 ideas with the symbol full of meaning

DENISE MOE

12. As an example, you can make a cutout of it

13. Place it inside another geometric shape

Mandala tattoo: 60 ideas with the symbol full of meaning

BAGWIS

14. From a beloved character

15. From another mystic symbol

16. And why not incorporate the mandala into other forms?

Mandala tattoo: 60 ideas with the symbol full of meaning

RESILIENCE INK

17. Like an owl

18. A wolf

19. A leopard

20. And even a beetle

21. Remembering that the embedded element does not have to be an animal

22. It can be another symbol that gives you tranquility, like a heart

23. The phases of the moon

24. Or a landscape

25. Which is also completed in a mandala on this tattoo here

26. And why not the entire planet?

27. For those who noticed a certain similarity between flowers and mandalas, don’t be surprised

Mandala tattoo: 60 ideas with the symbol full of meaning

RESILIENCE INK

28. After all, like mandalas, flowers are also concentric

29. For this reason, the two things often appear together

30. As shown in the tattoo below

31. The lotus flower, for example, is practically a mandala

32. And it’s quite represented that way in tattoos

33. Be they big

34. Small and delicate

Mandala tattoo: 60 ideas with the symbol full of meaning

YUNUS DEVECIOGLU

35. Or a tattoo inside the tattoo!

36. But it’s not just the lotus flower that can be incorporated into the mandala

Mandala tattoo: 60 ideas with the symbol full of meaning

EASTSIDE INK

37. Other flowers such as peonies also do very well in this role.

38. Just like roses

39. As for the style, the mandalas are very versatile

Mandala tattoo: 60 ideas with the symbol full of meaning

RACHEL JONES

40. Being able to follow the bold line

Mandala tattoo: 60 ideas with the symbol full of meaning

JESSICA PURPLEKID

41. Watercolor

42. Geometric

43. Dotted

44. old school

45. With delicate features

46. ​​Or mix more than one style at the same time

47. How is it with delicate lines and geometric shapes

48. And this one with pointillism and botanical inspiration

Mandala tattoo: 60 ideas with the symbol full of meaning

VICKI WALLS

49. The good thing is that, in addition, the mandala tattoo looks good on many parts of the body

50. For the most discreet, for example, behind the ear works really well

51. Other interesting ideas are putting the mandala tattoo on the shoulder

52. On the thigh, being visible only on hot days

Mandala tattoo: 60 ideas with the symbol full of meaning

KATHARINA

53. On the outside of the forearm

54. Just above the wrist

55. Instep

Mandala tattoo: 60 ideas with the symbol full of meaning

DENISE MOE

56. Below the breasts

57. At the back of the arms

58. In the back

59. Between the upper arm and forearm

60. And up to the elbow!

And then, inspired to tattoo this beautiful symbol that is the mandala? In this case, be sure to research a tattoo artist or tattoo artist that matches your style.