Traditional wolf tattoos
Usually to understand traditional wolf tattoos it is necessary for one to see what the wolf is symbolizing. Such symbol is most often used if the person wants to emphasize the will power, courage and determination, courage and devotion. Domesticity. Also wolves can mean love and respect for the nature, for the relatives and dear people. But remember! Such symbol won't suit people who are weak character and aren't self-assured. You shouldn't do such a tattoo if you like to change partners. After all the wolf is first of all, a symbol of fidelity, nobility, force and independence. The tattoo with the image of a wolf will become the real charm if you approach under its qualities.
This symbol was considered sacred at many people. People were afraid and respected a wolf, worshipped to him and idolized. The wolf is a bright embodiment of those animal qualities which sometimes wake up from subconsciousness depths at any person. He is interested in the conventional values a little, but he also isn't inclined to destruction. Don't touch a wolf, and he won't touch you!
Many people (especially Slavic) attribute to this animal supernatural abilities. In some magical rituals the symbol of a wolf means emergence of the conductor defender between the otherworldly worlds. A tattoo of a wolf erased a side between evil forces and it is kind, uniting them in a single whole.
In some cultures to wolves attribute a role of a symbol which gives life to great heroes and people (remember Ram's origin and Romula, Genghis Khan). At the Scottish tribes the symbol of a wolf has association with the destroying energy of the evil and the union with the world of the dead. For Celtic tribes the wolf symbolized the moon, the mystical lunar power. North American Indians considered wolves the teachers. On their legends the wolf could turn into the person to come to the rescue of fateful people.
Wolf one of the brightest and difficult genres in the world of an art tattoo. Modern masters can offer you a set of options of execution of this symbol: The wolf howling on the moon – proud loneliness, independence of other society and magical night force. A wolf with fiery eyes – the strongest symbol in the world of black magic, ability to transform the physical body to the astral double. A wolf in a jump – with such symbol you will overcome any barriers by means of powerful internal force. The wolf among tongues of flame – this a tattoo personifies the demon, awakens and subordinates the most powerful dark to essence. A white wolf – the outstanding extraordinary personality capable to become at home among strangers and others among the. This is the soldier, the fearless loner soldier. The running wolf – such symbol is suitable for fans of extreme sports, risk and speed. But it also means also vindictiveness, readiness to destroy all who disturbs it in implementation of the conceived plans. The wolf in pack – such will be suitable a tattoo for the recognized leader, the noble leader who will protect to the last gasp the family. The wolf with roaring canines – symbolizes rigidity, rage and fearlessness in any situations.
Traditional wolf tattoos may be plenty and attractive and that is the reason why they are chosen by people all over the world. It is necessary to say first of all that wolf tattoo is mainly a male symbol and it is applied mainly by men, because the meaning of the traditional wolf tattoo is the same as the meaning of the wolf tattoo itself.
The best you can do actually is to consult your tattoo artist - he will advise where to apply the traditional wolf tattoo design and also will advise on the meaning.