17.07.2014
Tribal tattoos have been used for centuries to embody everything from rites of passage to the pure pleasure found in a geometric design.
The symbolisms of tribal tattoos were once used to trace family roots, with each intricate swirl or mark, a curve in the family line. The intricate detailing of most tribal tattoos requires a steady hand, and an attention to detail.
Acquiring a tattoo today is usually done for aesthetic reasons; the pleasure of having a new tribal tattoo to say something unique about you. Rites of passage tattoos can still be seen today, as the popular habit of receiving a young man’s first tattoo falls on his eighteenth birthday.
No matter the reason for using tattoos, the personal decision, or the carrying on of a tradition, the ink is still there for the world to admire always.
Origins of tattoos are found on every continent, and occupied Island in the world, that has an ancient culture system.


There are tribes in existence today that still use tribal tattoos as a means of identification between different branches of the same tribe. The colors in tribal tattoos are traditionally solid blacks, and this adds to the difficulties of working with small intrinsic designs.
Protection tattoos worn into battle had to be inked on skin that would otherwise be exposed to an enemies blow. The ancient practice of proving to the world that you are now a man is still widely popular among all tribes and races of people, no matter their culture.
When someone travels they are instantly recognized by their tattoos and either made welcome, or rejected.
Facial tattoos, such as those worn by Maori, were meant to intimidate the enemy, along with their ritualistic displays of exaggerated facial expressions, and warrior stances. Tattoos are also the way organized crime families, such as the Russian Mafia, Chinese, Japanese, and even the street gangs mark their members for distinction.


As soon as I can find this I want to find a unique saying for it but for now looking for a family tribal.
The tribal tattoos used as marks to prove passage into womanhood, or manhood, serve as a constant reminder of adulthood and its new responsibilities.
Boy’s of the Maori tribes of New Zealand, were given their first tattoo upon completion of a dangerous task, if he did not complete the task, he was not a man, and could never bear the facial tattoos needed to prove his manhood. Tribal Tattoos placed on the hands gave men added strength with a weapon, and allowed them to believe in their prowess as hunters, or warriors. Most tribal tattoos are only done by exceptionally skilled tattoo artist, with a reputation for excellence.




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