Why are so many people searching for the Celtic tattoo design? Last month, November 2006 over 39,477 people where searching for the popular design. It’s a design that not only has a historical significance but it also promotes the fight and will of the Celtic people. If you know history or have seen the movie Brave Heart you will see this kind of fight. not only is it popular with history but also with its designs. the Celtic tattoo has many different variations along with using unending patters of lines that all lead into each other. Loops and spirals along with animals are usually incorporated into the design at the points or tips of the tattoo. the tiger and the lion are the popular animals associated with the design.
If you have ever been to an old church you might have seen the old Celtic cross design without even knowing it was a Celtic symbol. the cross is significant as its thought to be a protector of the people. Usually the cross is very intricate and the unending strands represent the permanence of love, life and faith. the Celtic people where a religious people who believed in a higher power that would protect them from their enemies. these thoughts and desires where all incorporated into their designs. In today’s world of tattooing, these same designs have lived on and are becoming popular once again.
Getting a Celtic tattoo requires a lot of patience and tolerance to pain because of the long process of creating such a tattoo. with the large intricate design, it will take a much longer time to have the tattoo turn out the way you want. So if you are planning on getting a Celtic tattoo be sure you know which style and design best fits your personality.