A lotus to represent a new beginning, or a hard time in life that has been overcome and the symbol Om comes from the Buddhist mantra to stand for love, kindness and protection...this symbol is also said to purify hatred and anger. by Caroline.C ❦
Delicate inked Drutsa script of "to become peaceful" aligned vertically. This tattoo was designed by Tibetan calligraphy script artist Tashi Mannox. If you've ever thought of getting a tattoo of a Tibetan mantra, script, or symbol; visit Tashi's store and purchase one of his classic tattoo designs. He has over 400 of the most esthetically pleasing designs I've ever seen.
Om mani padme hum .. a well known mantra (prayer) of Tibetan Buddhism that roughly translated means "Hail to the jewel in the lotus" ... it is thought to invoke compassion... It is commonly carved onto rocks or written on paper which is inserted into prayer wheels, said to increase the mantra's effects.