Ear tattoos is one of those tattoos which offer literally endless options as far as the placement and designing is concerned. You can have the tattoo on the lobe of the ear, its shell or behind the ear, as the design and your preference demands. - Part 7
"Small red lotus. This symbolizes the original nature of the heart (hrdaya). It is the lotus of love, compassion, passion, activity and all the qualities of the heart. It is the lotus of Avalokitesvara."