Pisces tattoo designs are often viewed as a soft sign because the primary symbol is a fish. In fact, it is often considered an unexciting sign. However, its mythology says otherwise. Pisces is one of those signs with more than one mythological story associated with it. As a sign, on the other hand, it is one of the most mysterious, mysteries that are tightly concealed behind the simplicity of the two fish that symbolize it. Read below and get some ideas on what kind of artworks you could include on you pisces tattoo designs.
Pisces Tattoo Designs
Pisces Tattoo Designs #1: The Mythology
When a monster Typhon was about to about strike, Aphrodite and her son Eros turned themselves into a fish. In order to ensure that they will not get separated, they tied themselves together. This is why classic Pisces symbol shows two fish tied together. These two fish were then immortalized to forever honor the day when Aphrodite and Eros was saved. This is the most popular myth that appears on Pisces tattoo designs.
The other version involved a Sea Monster that was after Princess Andromeda. Perseus battled the sea monster to save the princess. When Zeus learned of his son’s heroism, he put the sea monster on the sky to forever remind everyone of his son’s achievement. This is less known and does not appear on many Pisces tattoo designs.
There is another version. It states that there were actually two fish that rescued Aphrodite and Eros from the Sea Monster. The two fish were large Syrian river fish. They were also present when Aphrodite was born. They were the ones who carried Aphrodite onto land.
Another version, which may be used for Pisces tattoo designs, told the story of how Pan, the goat god, changed to a fish just to save Aphrodite and Eros.
Pisces Tattoo Designs #2: Neptune and Jupiter
Prior to the discovery of Neptune, Jupiter was considered the ruling planet of Pisces. Neptune is what is popular on Pisces tattoo designs. To this day, there are astrologers that consider Jupiter to be the ruling planet and Neptune as a co-ruler. Jupiter, aside from being the biggest in our solar system, is the thinking man’s planet. Combining the fish and Jupiter for your Pisces tattoo designs would allow you to tell the story of Pisces’ heroism and Jupiter’s intelligence.
Jupiter also symbolizes honor. It sometimes plays judge and jury but all decisions are always based on fairness and truth.
Pisces Tattoo Designs #3: Quotes from Pisces
This is something we have not done before but may certainly be used on Pisces tattoo designs. Many Pisces Tattoo Designs lack something unique. One of the things that you could try is tattoo some great quotes or poems written by another Pisces. Below are some:
The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to talk, mad to live, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn like fabulous yellow roman candles explode. – Jack Kerouac
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new. – Albert Einstein
The only abnormality is the incapacity to love. – Anais Nin
Truth is everyone is going to hurt you. You’ve just got to find the ones worth suffering for. -Bob Marley
We you find something here that you could use on your Pisces tattoo designs.