For one who still believes in magic and fairytales :) your classic, "Once upon a time..."
Done at East River Tattoo
Beautiful Lotus Flower and Other Back Tattoo Ideas Via Sortra.com
Stunning shoulder mandala
Ganesh on Amy Guthrie
For Jenny Reitz, the koi fish and lotus flower turning into a dragon represents transformation.
On Natalie Botha's back in Sanskrit: "May all beings be happy; may all beings be healthy. May all beings experience what is good; may no one suffer."
Jacquelyn Schirmer merges her religious and yogic beliefs. Tattoo reads: "Santificado sea tu nombre," meaning "Hallowed be thy name," followed by an Om symbol.
In Sanskrit "Thank you Spirits" tattooed on Amber Michelle Lee
The Hindu deity Ganesh on Lisa Mitchell
Written in Sanskrit: Loving Kindness (metta), compassion, joy, and equanimity. Tattoo on Ashley Davies
Tattoo on Misty Scholz depicts a lotus flower with eight petals representing the eighth chakra, the "Om" symbol, and warm colors for her Bikram focus.
The Shiva-like Japanese deity, Fudo Myoo, across Chris O'Loughlin's back
"Aham Prema" in Sanskrit, meaning "I am love" on Jessica Avila's arm
Shiva tattoo on Michele Worstell
The seven chakras tattooed down Jennifer Geddes' back.
The deity Durga comes to life on Kerrie Cason's back.