Cherry blossom tattoo are some of the most popular tattoo designs for women currently. The beauty and delicacy of a cherry blossom can not be denied. In both Japanese and Chinese cultures of cherry blossom is full of symbolic meaning and significance. Before you decide to get a design tattoo of cherry blossoms is logical to understand the symbolism and deep cultural ties and meaning that this tattoo can contain. After all the best tattoo designs are those that contain a lot of symbolic meaning. Typically, the tattoo that is universally regretted is what was achieved, while with a group of friends just because they were getting one. So do not fall into the trap and regret the tattoo later in life. Instead, if you plan to do a tattoo at least take the time to research the symbolism and meaning behind it and see if you are talking and if ideas are important in your life.
While many people tend to melt and confuse Japanese and Chinese culture as well as lack of knowledge both are very different in many ways. Therefore, the meaning and symbolism that the cherry blossom holds is different in each crop.
Chinese Blossom Cherry
For the Chinese Cherry blossom tattoo is a very important symbol of power. Usually represents a feminine beauty and sexuality and often holds an idea of the power or the feminine domain. In the language of herbs and herbal traditions of Chinese cherry blossom, it is often the symbol of love.
Japanese Cherry Blossom
For the Japanese Cherry blossom tattoo has a very different meaning. The cherry blossom is a very delicate flower that blooms for a very short time. For the Japanese this represents the fleetingness of life. This concept is deeply connected with the fundamental teachings of Buddhism that establish all life is suffering and transitory. The Japanese have long held strong to the Buddhist faith of the transitory nature of life and is very noble not to get too attached to a particular outcome or not to become emotional because it will all pass in time.