At the first sight it may seem that Fleur de lis tattoos are just a beautiful image on the body, but that is nothing but a common mistake, because this skin decoration has many various deep explanations. These flowers are the depiction of nature, they symbolize the cycle of birth, life, child birth, death and rebirth. We can’t but mention that these plants can have different meanings in various cultures. For example, in the East fleur de lis has a great spiritual meaning, like a lotus. Besides it, don’t forget about different shades: white is the symbol of purity as well as red means passion.