One of the best known and most recognizable Hindu deities Ganesha is easily identified by his elephant head. The remover of obstacles, patron of the arts, sciences and deva of intellect and wisdom Ganesha is worshiped through most sects of Hinduism and his influence goes far beyond simply that religion. In the world of tattoos Ganesha has become a popular design, often because of the meaning associated with it and while many Ganesha tattoos are beautifully colored some are done in nothing but black and look just as good.
The bold lines and shading make the blackwork design standout and convey it's symbolism as good as any color counterpart. Checkout these brilliant blackwork Ganesha tattoos and get inspired!!