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Learning Korean with Tattoos

I don't think I've talked about it that much, but I do have a tattoo - and while I'm not looking into getting a new one soon, I am constantly looking for inspiration.
Recently, I've been finding a lot of Korean tattoo artists and I'm falling in love with Hangul tattoos.

Here are some really cool ones that aren't necessarily my style, but they have a nice message :D

(The first image on this card says: Today's me is shining)

"Purely and beautifully."

"Deep Kindness"

Hard to translate to English, but basically it expresses some kind of great favor or extreme kindness you've experienced that you feel you need to repay. Like, some people might say, if your parents raised you well and sacrificed a lot for you, you need to live well in order to repay them. Their love for you is the deep kindness this tattoo represents :)

"Remember! You're dazzlingly beautiful"

"Overflowing with style"

...lol!

"When we're together, we're valuable/priceless"

"Beautiful and Sensitive"

"A miracle happened two seconds ago"

This is a really interesting way of writing Korean^^ Usually it would be 기적이 but they wrote it ㄱㅣㅈㅓㄱㅇㅣ. This is a trendier style I'm seeing a lot more!

"My light."

Would you ever get a tattoo in Korean or another language?

And be sure to check out @felicityautumn's tattoo and story here!
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I would rather get a tattoo in Korean/another language than my own. Other languages just seem a lot more beautiful to me. They tell a different, prettier story.
I'm hoping to 고생 끝에 낙이 온다 with a lotus flower by the end of the year. "At the end of hardship comes happiness." Just as a reminder to my future self and to symbolize a clear head when I need it most. ^^
Yes!! I really want to got a Chinese character and some Japanese and Korean.
Yupp i would and plan to ^^
@kpopandkimchi @KaeliShearer Thank you! My mother, while a devout Christian, has always been spiritual (in a Buddhist manner) and in the past few years I've adopted some teachings and ways as my own. The more I learn about the path the more I've come to love the lotus, and the clear mind and presence it symbolizes. It's kept me going when all else fails. 😌
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