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.





Greyscale koi swimming up waterfall

Greyscale koi swimming up waterfall

kolorkoi

kolorkoi

Koi Fish with Flowers and Ribbon

Koi Fish with Flowers and Ribbon

Koi Fish with a Lily

Koi Fish with a Lily

Seahorse

Seahorse

Koi Fish Jumping Toward Sun In Ocean Waves

Koi Fish Jumping Toward Sun In Ocean Waves

blue koi fish

blue koi fish

Japanese dragon and koi design

Japanese dragon and koi design

koi with lotus flowers

koi with lotus flowers

Gold Koi and Flower

Gold Koi and Flower

Koi Duo

Koi Duo

Buddha Sleeve

Buddha Sleeve

koi fish skull and lotus

koi fish skull and lotus

Koi Fish

Koi Fish

Koi fish  Lotus half sleeve japanese tattoo design

Koi fish Lotus half sleeve japanese tattoo design

Koi with blossom

Koi with blossom

Little Fish

Little Fish

Koi Joy

Koi Joy

Autism Koi Fish

Autism Koi Fish

Japanese Koi Fish

Japanese Koi Fish

koi

koi

Turtle

Turtle

Koi Fish with Bushido Cide in Kanji

Koi Fish with Bushido Cide in Kanji

koi dragon

koi dragon

Koi carp Fibonacci

Koi carp Fibonacci

Koi

Koi

Geisha

Geisha

Koi Fish

Koi Fish

stylistic koi fish

stylistic koi fish

Japanese style angel koi fish in water with cherry blossoms.

Japanese style angel koi fish in water with cherry blossoms.