One of the religions to have used the star most as a religious symbol is of course Judaism with the Star of David. The Jewish star has six branches and is composed of two inverted triangles. It represents God’s law on the universe and its protection from all directions, north, south, east and west, as well as top and bottom. The tattoo is forbidden by the Jewish religion, which does not prevent many adepts to signify their faith by being tattooed the Star of David. The pentagram is another type of star pattern very used in tattooing.
Star tattoos is popular
The tattooing of stars, especially among young girls, is a very childish motif, especially when depicted with the moon or other motifs like cherry, hearts. It is a simple motif very used in children’s books and baby room decorations, its simple features being easy to recognize. This is one of the reasons why star tattoos is popular among teenage girls.
The star tattoos are very popular because of their symbol of the realization of the vows. Shooting stars can be tattooed alone or as a group of stars, creating constellations of shooting stars. The most classical representation consists of a large star with a series of small stars forming the drag line, the star powder. Another symbolic of the shooting star is the quick and flamboyant success, as well as luck.
Many stars and celebrities wear tattoos with stars: Britney Spears, Drew Barrymore, Tokyo singer Bill Kaulitz, Rihanna on the neck, Victoria Beckham, Bjork, Norah Jones, Anna Kournikova, Avril Lavigne, Lindsay Lohan, Eva Longoria , Pink … the list is long and not exhaustive. The tattoo of a star or a trail of shooting stars is both sexy and strong symbolically.
Photos of star tattoos