“As a lotus flower is born in water, grows in water and rises out of water to stand above it unsoiled. So I, born in the world, raised in the world having overcome the world, live unsoiled by the world.
Top 10 Lotus Flower Tattoo Designs The lotus flower represents renewal and growth out of darkness. The lotus is rooted in mud and comes up into the light to blossom. You see beauty above, but where it came from is not apparent.
Baby Lotus Tattoo: The lotus flower represents one symbol of fortune in Buddhism. It grows in muddy water, and it is this environment that gives forth the flower's first and most literal meaning: rising and blooming above the murk to achieve enlightenment