I don't really think so.it's meaningless to say you're meant to be where you end up. It's arbitrarily renaming that 'where you're meant to be'. I don't believe anyone is meant to be anywhere. You are where you are, and end up where you end up.
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.