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Tattoo Center. Women Back Piece Japanese Dragon Tattoos. Of coruse all tattoos are about personal expression and therefore the meaning of any tattoo is really derived by the person wearing the tattoo. There are not any hard and fast rules that a tattoo must always represent just one thing. Instead each tattoo and tattoo design will mean something unique and different to the bearer of the tattoo. Therefore any discussion of the symbolism or meaning of a dragon tattoo must be taken in that light.
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Typically Japanese dragons are not seen as the cunning and evil creature that they are represented as in Western culture. Instead in most Asian cultures Dragons do not breathe fire typically and are seen as more benevolent creatures. They are seen as very powerful and are definetly a symbol of strentgh and power. However, they also represent a perfect balance of yin and yang forces and are therefore believed to represent a reconcilliation of balancing of power. They therefore more typically represent a combination of power with wisdom.
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What meaning you ascribe to your Japanese Dragon tattoo is really up to you as stated above there are no hard and fast roles. However, with in Japanese and most Asian cultures dragons are viewed as very benefical and a great source of power, luck, strentgh and wisdom all rolled into one incredible mythical animal. Since dragons are so prevelant through Japanese art, architecture, and literature there are many different even historically famous tattoo designs to choose from when contemplating getting a dragon tattoo.
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As far as location the most popular place is a very large full back piece. This allows for a lot of canvas space to truly depict the beauty and power of the mystical beast. You are not just locked into a large back piece however, as there are many different dragont attoo designs to work with and you can get a tattoo anywhere on your body that you want. Typically calves, shoulders and sleeve tattoos also work well for dragon tattoos. The choice is up to you and what you want and what you are looking to express int he design.