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Samoan tattoos ideas images

Samoan tattoos ideas images Samoan tattoos ideas images The art of tattooing is an ancient practice. In fact, uncovered mummies show that it has been in practice for thousands of years already. So while the modern designs are also cool, it might be a good idea to revisit the old traditions to rediscover great body art ideas. One great find from the past are Samoan tattoo designs. Samoan tattoo designs for girls Samoan tattoos ideas images And when these ancient designs are combined with the modern equipments of today, and influenced by some modernization, the result can be a breathtaking tattoo design. And to help you understand better why Samoan tattoo designs are epic, here is a close look at its origin: Samoan tattoos ideas images A Brief History of samoan tattoo Samoan  tattoo designs  are believed to have been developed around 2,000 years ago in the lands of Polynesia. In the country, there resides an ancient ethnic group calle

Aztec tattoos design images

Aztec tattoos design images Aztec tattoos design images Hundreds of years ago the Mexican areas were settled by a tribe of Aztecs. They created many symbols related to their culture, and displayed them proudly. Some were even worn by young children. Many of the Aztec's designs were quite simple, such as the Mexican skulls tattoos. Cross tattoos design images Out of respect for the gods, the Azteca tattoos were performed during rituals. Different tribes of the Azteca had  different Aztec art tattoos  to separate them. The Aztecas tattoos were used to imply an person's rank in the tribe. Aztec tattoos design images The sun design can be seen in most of the Aztec and Mexican tattoos. The sun god, Huitzilopochtli held great importance in their culture and, even today, the Aztec sun is used to symbolize the belief of afterlife in Aztec tattoo drawings. Quetzalcoatl, the god of weather, creativity and fertility, was said to have inspired the Mexican