The symbol is a unalome, a representation of the journey to reach enlightenment. The path starts in the centre of the spiral, and as you continue up or down this path you are wandering, becoming more conscious of your surroundings. When you reach the top
I love the idea of an evergreen tattoo as a symbol of something that remains strong throughout every season, it could represent faithfulness. >> combine this with Roman numeral dates for a wedding date
What is the significance of the lotus? What does the lotus mean? The lotus grows in muddy water, and it is this environment that gives forth the flower's most literal meaning:rising above the murk to achieve enlightenment.