Koi Fish Tattoos

Koi Fish Tattoos

Koi Fish tattoos are adored by many because of their vibrant hues and beautiful design. Yet apart from their beauty, Koi fish inksare considered important, especially for the Japanese. Samples of tattoos of koi fish include the Dragon species, which looks really impressive on an individual’s arm. It is a symbol for overcoming struggles and succeeding in the end. After all, the creature was said to strive hard to reach the waterfall. For his efforts he was transformed into a mighty dragon. Another style of koi fish tattoos consolidates the Yin Yang belief of Taoists. This kind of hybrid tattoo, also known as the Black and White koi fish design, shows two fishes positioned in such a way as to mimic the circle of Yin and Yang.

If you’re looking for koi fish tattoos especially for men, you can ask your artist to draw a black koi. In Japan, they were reserved for fathers as it showed the masculine sides of an individual. You can also request a blue koi, which was used in koi fish tattoos for sons. Apart from this symbolism, a blue koi tattoo can also represent serenity, calmness and serenity. Koi fish tattoos really do have unlimited variety and meanings. With the many types of Koi to inspire your body ink, you are sure to find astyle which suits your personality.





Koi Fish with dark waves

Koi Fish with dark waves

Koi Fish Half or Quarter Sleeve

Koi Fish Half or Quarter Sleeve

Good Luck Symbols Tattoo

Good Luck Symbols Tattoo

koi dragon

koi dragon

Koi and Lotus Sleeve

Koi and Lotus Sleeve

Koi fish

Koi fish

Japanese Water. Koi and Lotus.

Japanese Water. Koi and Lotus.

Dragon Koi Fish Tattoo

Dragon Koi Fish Tattoo

Swirling Koi Fish

Swirling Koi Fish

Dragon Koi Fish Tattoo

Dragon Koi Fish Tattoo

koi grey

koi grey

koi fish

koi fish

Koi fish, frog and ancient scrolls with flowers

Koi fish, frog and ancient scrolls with flowers

kolorkoi

kolorkoi

koi & lotus flowers

koi & lotus flowers

Koi Fish with a Lily

Koi Fish with a Lily

Koi

Koi

koi fish

koi fish

Koi Fish w/Flowers

Koi Fish w/Flowers

Fierce Koi

Fierce Koi

Lotus and Koi

Lotus and Koi

Koi Fish #1

Koi Fish #1

black and white koi fish sleeve design

black and white koi fish sleeve design

Koi

Koi

Dragon Koi

Dragon Koi

Downward Koi Tattoo Design

Downward Koi Tattoo Design

Greyscale koi swimming up waterfall

Greyscale koi swimming up waterfall

Koi Fish with Flowers and Ribbon

Koi Fish with Flowers and Ribbon

Seahorse

Seahorse

blue koi fish

blue koi fish