Thursday, January 7, 2010

trend 2010 Chinese Phoenix Tattoos

Chinese Phoenix Tattoos

The phoenix (aka firebird) is a Chinese mythological creature (it also exists in Greek mythology). In Chinese culture the phoenix is known as Fenghuang and was used to represent the empress.

Chinese phoenix tattoos symbolize:

* High virtue and grace.
* The union of yin and yang.
* A phoenix tattoo combined with a dragon symbolizes the union between husband and wife (yin and yang).