Shiva Tattoos That Are All The Rage On Instagram This Shivarati

07/03/2016 10:28 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:26 AM IST
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Lord Mahashiva. my lord.

Popularly referred to as the ‘God of Cool’, Lord Shiva holds his own in the world of Indian tattoos that also celebrate the ubiquitous Om, Gayatri Mantra and Lord Ganesha.

He has played the perfect muse to many an artist and his varying decree of clients from feverish devotees to aspiring dancers who wish to emulate the cosmic dancer who destroys the universe with his graceful, yet fiery movements.

From intricate tracings to minimalist depictions of his third eye, dumroo and even the shivling, here are some beautiful tattoos on Instagram of the popular Hindu God that deserve a special mention this Shivaratri:


#Tattoo de hace unos minutos en #mancora #peru #shiva #shivatattoo #tats #dancing #god

A photo posted by Mauro de la Fuente (@maurodelafuentetattoo) on


Client wanted to get elements of shiva so our artist: @shiva24385 came up with this design. For more updates follow our IG page @lizardsskintattoos or visit www.lizardsskintattoos.com #trishultattoo #damru #patterns #floweroflife #tattoos #lizardsskintattoos #tattooartist #tattoostudio #kolkata #kolkataartist #kolkatatattoo #kolkatatattoostudio #linework #elementsofshiva #shivatattoo #conceptualtattoo

A photo posted by Lizard's Skin Tattoos (@lizardsskintattoos) on


shiva #shivatattoo #covertattoo #tattoothailand #tattoopattaya #madpiginked #inkaction

A photo posted by Moo'z M.P.Inked (@moomadpig) on



#omtattoo #littletattoo #shivatattoo

A photo posted by Akhil Mistry ( Akhil Patel) (@akhilmistry) on


#lordshiva #blackandgreytattoos #shivatattoo #nairatattoo #floripa

A photo posted by Naira Juliana (@nairatat2) on





#shivatattoo #dream#come#true#tandav#tattoo#love#tattoo#for#life#dance#of#life#om#namah#shivay#body#art#

A photo posted by Nishant B Yadukaa (@nishantbyadukaa) on



#tattoo #shiva #shivatattoo #stomachtattoo #badasstattoo

A photo posted by Tata (@chandlerwormi) on


#tattorana #alextakahashi #shiva #blackgrayandgreytattoo #shivatattoo #armtattoo #sacredtattoo

A photo posted by Alex Takahashi (@alextakahashi65) on


🌿🍂🤘🏼#shiva #shivatattoo #blackwork #blackline #dotwork #hachura #hipogrifo #hipocampo #nature #alexandrebremem #tatser

A photo posted by 🌔Alexandre CB 🌑 (@alexandrebremem) on

Second tattoo at the new shop #shiva #shivatattoo #hopeispelledthatright #inkaholicsreno

A photo posted by Stacy Lavette (@stacy_tattoo) on

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