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Tribal Tattoos

There are a variety of tribal tattoo designs which are available. Getting the right kind of tattoo is very important and tribal tattoos are sought by many as these represent many traditions and heritages.Shown below are a few tribal tattoo designs:

Tribal Tattoo Designs

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Findings by various archaeologists and historians show how far these tattoo designs date back. The Polynesian and African tattoo designs are the most common among tattoo lovers. There many other designs from different lands such as from Hawaii, Japan and India to name a few.

Most tribal tattoos are made in arms and legs as many tribal tattoos are made in primary acupuncture points, so these aren’t just ornamental.

Tribal Tattoo Designs

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Chinese inscriptions are a preferred choice of many.  One of the main reasons is that Chinese characters, history and inscriptions are popular in many countries and quite more with Chinese movies gaining popularity in Asia as well as in the West. Dragon tattoos still rule the charts in terms of popularity among the youth population.

Tribal Tattoo Designs

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Tribal tattoos are simple yet have a unique appeal. These tattoos are used by many as a mod of expressing their faith towards a particular religion or belief system as well.

Since tattoos stay on for a really long time, choosing a design that you could live with and actually like for that long has to be chosen.

Tribal Tattoo Designs

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In many tattoo parlors, the designs along with explanations of the pattern is available. One can decide to go for the design based on the explanation, the detailed meaning of the design and what it represents.

Tribal Tattoo Designs

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The preferred choice of many for getting tribal tattoos is in their arms or biceps. The clarity of these tattoos can be best showcased when done in the arms. Many tattoo artists come up with variations and enhancements to the tattoo designs and customize the designs based on the requirements of the person who wants to get it done. To make such changes with perfection, the artist needs to be experienced.

Tribal Tattoo Designs

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Celtic tattoos which are made of interlinking knots are also considered one type of tribal tattoos although technically they are a different type of tattoo design.

Tribal Tattoo design

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Polynesian tattoos are the most primitive of tattoo designs. In fact the term ‘tattoo’ is from the Polynesian word ‘tatau’. These were originally sought fr by European sailors and slowly this art migrated to the West and Asian countries as well. This type of tattoo designs has a combination of various chisels which are grouped in an impressive symmetric pattern.

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