New Beginning Tattoo
Among the Greeks and Romans, the swallow was linked with Aphrodite, the beautiful goddess of love. The Greeks believed that the swallows could carry the souls of those who passed away onto the underworld. Among Christians, it was believed that swallows symbolized the rebirth of the old souls – making them a popular memorial tattoo today. To many individuals, both religious and non-religious – swallows signify a new beginning.
**** tattoo, Viking rune meaning Where there is a will, there is a way-------It is a rune of transitions and reflects the need for us to leave the past and matters of previous situations behind us. It implies mental and emotional strength - the strength needed to achieve completion of a task, phase, or situation - and to move into a new cycle. ****
To wear or have around you the symbol of the moon is to state your universal intention to use your intuition, to simply go with what you feel and to know that to do this is for your greater good. The crescent moon symbolises new beginnings and the making of dreams into reality. Because of this cyclic nature the moon it is also connected to rebirth and how our true essence really is immortal.