Lotus flower and swallow tattoo - Lotus symbolizes purity and overcoming all difficulties Swallow symbolizes finding your home.I like the simplicity of this design and it would work well as a sillouette type design
“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.