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- The meaning of the salamander tattoo
- SKETCHES OF A SALAMANDER TATTOO
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Interesting about the drawing and photo of the salamander tattoo
Salamanders, whose name literally means “fire within”, refers to viviparous amphibians living in water and on land. Due to its reputation as a mysterious and mythical animal, the salamander is very popular in the modern tattoo art. We suggest that you familiarize yourself with photo of tattoos with salamander in our catalog.
The salamander was considered the spirit, or elemental, of fire in alchemy. Legends said that a small lizard was not afraid of fire due to its cold skin, and if it got into the fire, then it soon extinguished. The salamander was considered a symbol of the philosopher’s stone in its red incarnation. The alchemists tried to summon and tame the salamander through cunning manipulations with mirrors, with which they were supposed to “crystallize” the sun’s rays in a glass flask. In general, in some philosophical and mystical movements it was believed that everything in the world is subject to four elements – fire, water, air and earth. If everything is clear with three of them, then in itself such a phenomenon as a salamander proved the equality of the fiery element with the rest, from the point of view of the living beings living in it made of blood and flesh..
Salamander tattoo symbolism
In the symbolism of Christian culture, the salamander also left its mark. Initially, these creatures were considered asexual, thanks to which they began to denote humility, compliance and chastity. And resistance to fire, thanks to their cold skin, has become a symbol of the fight against passion, temptation and obsession. In heraldry, the salamander sign meant that the owner of the coat of arms is distinguished by a cold mind and contempt for dangers..
Another distinguishing feature of the salamander is the ability to regenerate damaged tail and even lost limbs. This makes her a symbol of resilience and rebirth. And the ability of the salamander to “shoot” poison in moments of danger characterizes the owner of the tattoo with her image as a brave and fearless person..
In modern tattoo art, the salamander is equally popular among both women and men. Girls love this symbol for its mystery and mystery, and young people like it as a sign of courage, prudence and endurance. Most often, the salamander is depicted in the style of realism. It looks especially good on the stomach, when the illusion of movement of the lizard is created when walking, although there are no restrictions when choosing a place on the body for this image. It looks good and laconic in monochrome execution in tribal stylization..
Photo of a salamander tattoo – examples from 10/07/2017
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