If there is something that becomes clear just by taking a look at the tattoos of crosses on the forearm, it is that they look great. In addition, the crosses are a symbol that, although typical of the Christian religion, have more crumb than it seems.
If you’ve ever wondered about the meaning of forearm cross tattoos and how to get the most out of them, we’ll see in this article!
The cross, a universal symbol
Although we all know the most usual meaning of the cross, the truth is that its origin is not limited to the object in which Jesus was sacrificed. On the contrary, the cross goes back many, many years ago.
And it is that the cross has been used as a religious symbol since the dawn of time. From the Egyptian ankh to the swastika (we are referring to the oriental symbol typical of Hinduism, evident not to the Nazi symbol that took away its meaning), the cross has accompanied the human being to this day.
Where does the symbol come from, though? Well, it is said that the way the first instruments used to make fire were, which gives flames and fire that sacred touch that they have enjoyed since the beginning of time.
Cross tattoos on the forearm: the perfect place
Cross tattoos on the forearm are in the perfect place. Why it is easy to imagine: the elongated shape of the forearm is ideal for putting a cross (another ideal place is the legs).
Not only that, but the forearm allows the cross to be as you prefer: small or large, in black and white or in color, alone or accompanied, simple or baroque …
Cross tattoos on the forearm are perfect for wearing this ancient symbol, right? Tell us, do you have a tattoo with a cross?