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.





splashing Kio

splashing Kio

Koi Dragon

Koi Dragon

Koi Fish with water

Koi Fish with water

lotus flower

lotus flower

Red Hot Koi FIsh

Red Hot Koi FIsh

Koi

Koi

Koi fish # 2

Koi fish # 2

Koi Fish #2

Koi Fish #2

Mermaid in lilies

Mermaid in lilies

Peace sign

Peace sign

Sweet Goldfish

Sweet Goldfish

Topless Mermaid

Topless Mermaid

Koi leaping out of water

Koi leaping out of water

Koi with Flowing Fins

Koi with Flowing Fins

Koi and flowers 03

Koi and flowers 03

Yin Yang Koi Fish

Yin Yang Koi Fish

Koi Fish

Koi Fish

Koi Fish

Koi Fish

SLEEVE KOI

SLEEVE KOI

Yin-Yang Fish Pisces Tattoo

Yin-Yang Fish Pisces Tattoo

Koi Fish Version #3

Koi Fish Version #3

Koi Tattoo design

Koi Tattoo design

Pisces Koi fish Design

Pisces Koi fish Design

Hannya Mask & Koi Fish

Hannya Mask & Koi Fish

Killer Sharknado

Killer Sharknado

dragon kio

dragon kio

Koi Fish

Koi Fish

Koi Carps

Koi Carps

LA Collage

LA Collage

Jumping Koi tattoo line art

Jumping Koi tattoo line art