For Chinese and Japanese carp – is the embodiment of masculinity, power, and creativity.
Koi Carp – is the best representative of the fish family.
Those people who want to reach great heights in their careers or on the path of enlightenment should view photos and catalogs to select the best sketches of carp and portray it on a body.
Koi fish tattoo will be able to add to its owner energy and confidence.
This tattoo can be considered as a lucky talisman.
Who chooses carp images
- Courageous, inflexible people under the blows of fate.
- People-makers who seek to change their own destiny and remake in their own way the surrounding reality.
- Persons in need of inspiration for the realization of their true desires and goals.
- Independent from anyone, single.
Koi – a kind of fish, which is characterized by beautiful colors, which distinguish it from the common carp.
Also, these fish have a bushy tail, that is why tattoos often depicted with spray or jump out of the water.
The basic meaning of the tattoo with carp is luck. But its exegetics can be separated into two types:
Types of exegesis
Flags with the picture of carp were hung in a dwelling when it was born a boy. But after it became a sign of fortunate life and well-being:
- a fiery red carp – women symbol,
- white or blue – a symbol of a boy, a son;
- a daughter – a pink carp;
This tattoo gives its owner’s blessing, it is considered the more size of Koi on the body – the more luck it will bring; In the Buddhist religion, Koi has become a symbol of fearlessness and courage as in the East admired its longevity.
Common meanings of Koi fish tattoos
Someone think that such tattoos are dull and drab. If you want to portray the carp in red, you need to remember one thing. Red Carp in Japanese – is a sign of femininity, so men should avoid this color.
Koi fish is displayed in different colors, and each shade has its own value:
- Red Koi fish symbolizes love and vitality.
- Black Koi fish tattoo emblematizes success, which is sometimes achieved with great difficulty.
- Yellow fish means power and a new beginning.
- Another popular design Koi fish tattoo is Yin Yang Koi fish in black and white. In addition, this picture means the joining of two conflicting forces in harmony.
Preferred places for tattoos
The figure of such fish, of course, should be shown in dynamic, and its value combines loyal love and success in all endeavors of life. Everything else, tattoos carriers believe that Koi feeds them with powerful positive energy.
Males are more usually portray sleeve-tattoos.
It is significantly to imagine that such patterns are applied to both the hands
and the legs (calves).
Often the pattern is placed on shoulders, chest,
Females prefer – back,