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10 Admirable Sanskrit Tattoos

jentheripper in Tattoo Ideas

Sanskrit is one of the languages of the Indian continent. It is mostly used for religious and cultural texts, especially in Buddhism, and also in arts, such as literature, music etc. There are different ways to write it, all beautiful. Calligraphy tattoos are indeed very elegant, and foreign alphabets are adding mystery to them. But if you're not a native speaker of a language, beware of the meanings and spelling mistakes of your ink... Sanskrit tattoos are gorgeous, with spiritual connections. But don't take the risk to turn your beautiful design into a fail, check it with native speakers! If you are attracted by Buddhism and Indian impressive culture, you could have the desire to get sanskrit tattoos. Be respectful of their origin and select a tattoo artist aware of it. And if you want some inspiration for compositions, placements and styles, check those example of admirable sanskrit tattoos...

Detail by Sergey Anuchin
Detail by Sergey Anuchin
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Bold throat tattoo by Roberto Robs Bonfadini
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'My strength is within, I am my own light' is the meaning of this tattoo by Mowgli.
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Great blackwork by Max Well
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Nape tattoo by Matt Matik.
Elegant piece by Ketan V
Elegant piece by Ketan V

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