50 popular kanji, it is so difficult to learn but I am determined.

Master These 100 Common Kanji Characters

Are you interested in learning Japanese writing but feeling a little overwhelmed by the sheer number of kanji? Here are 100 of the most common kanji.

"Always Rising After a Fall" in Japanese symbols is "Shichitenhakki" – http://www.maikoworks.com

"Always Rising After a Fall" in Japanese symbols is "Shichitenhakki" –…

I'm on the fence about getting a tattoo. If I do, it would probably be Chinese calligraphy.

a few Chinese symbols with a rough translation into English (Eng-Win). Although I do like this - do you think that the Chinese use our words for wisdom, love, peace as a tattoo?

My favourite phoenix tattoo design (today)!

phoenix art by ~benynn on deviantART Ok for tattoo use. Symbols are Japanese for Phoenix. Do not use on web without permission of artist.