Quite an Inky Tradition

Tattoos have always been a symbol of expressing something. Usually people tattoo their name of their loved one or some common saying that inspires them. In the recent years tattoos have become a global sensation. Every celebrity has a tattoo. However for some people around the globe tattoo is a tradition enriched in their culture. The practice of applying Mehendi (a temporary tattoo)in a bride’s hand is a tradition followed for hundreds of years in India. There are also several other cultures which have been practicing tattoos like the Buddhist Sak Yant or the fascinating Ta Moko  in a Newzeland tribe, and so on. The following pictures are just some of those cultures.

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