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Skip's Old World Tattoo
(303) 432-0404
7605 Ralston Rd
Arvada, CO
 
Lucky Thirteen Tattoo
(720) 854-1313
5390 Sheridan Blvd
Arvada, CO
 
Independent Tatoo
(303) 238-7212
4315 Newland St
Wheat Ridge, CO
 
Old World Tattooing
(303) 487-0095
8431 Turnpike Dr
Westminster, CO
 
A Matter Of Ink
(303) 238-0499
2040 Youngfield St
Denver, CO
 
Hardcore Tatu
(520) 882-2012
118 East Congress Ave
Toucson, AZ
 
Lucky Thirteen Tattoo
(720) 854-1313
5390 Sheridan Blvd
Arvada, CO
 
Old World Tattooing
(303) 487-0095
8431 Turnpike Dr
Westminster, CO
 
That Scary Place
(303) 341-6051
7739 East Colfax
Denver, CO
 
Celebrity Tattoo
(303) 238-8282
11730 W Colfax Ave
Lakewood, CO
 

Fire Dragon tattoos

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Fire Dragon Tattoos - Of all the mythical creatures, the dragon is the most universal and is prominently featured in hundreds of cultures. Perhaps for that reason, its meaning as a symbol is not always consistent.

In the East the dragon is generally considered to be beneficent creature, where as in the West it's more often a primordial enemy with whom combat is considered the ultimate supreme test. Only he who conquers the dragon becomes a hero, according to myth and legend. In conjuring up this most horrific symbol, we have gone back a long way to the dinosaur prototype, and often imagine it breathing fire.

Japanese fire dragon images

The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo But as a symbol or as a tattoo design, is that a positive or negative attribute? The Gnostics looked on the bright side: "Our Chaos or Spirit is the fiery dragon that conquers all things." To the Chinese, the fire-spitting dragon was principally associated with lightning, and by extension to thunder and rainmaking, which made it a symbol of fertility. All this celestial activity was how Earth and Water elements were united. (See also ' Water Dragon '.) Ancient Emperors couldn't do better than to adopt the dragon as a symbol of the rhythm of existence that ensured order and prosperity. So did Celtic kings. And one Hebrew writer wrote of the Celestial Dragon as a king seated upon his throne.

The rain bearing power of thunder was often depicted as a pearl held in the dragon's mouth or throat. It also stood for the king's purity of thought or the perfection of his commands. "You do not argue with the dragon's pearl," said Chairman Mao.

The word 'dragon' originates in the Greek 'derkein' meaning 'seeing', which explains why the antagonistic dragon also symbolizes vigilance. It is the guardian of temples and treasures. Cadmus, the Theban hero, could only reach the spring of Ares, god of war, by killing Ares' dragon-son.

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