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Fiona - Whakaruru

Added on July 13th, 2010

Fiona - Whakaruru

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Inspired by "Whakaruru"

Shelter, protection

The general figure of this design is a stylized manaia (the shell on top is the head, with the spiral forming the eye and the beak pointing to the right), shaped like a double spiral which symbolizes eternity and union.

The manaia itself is a symbol of balance and protection, a guardian angel.

Fiona requested this small design for her wrist, where the shell represents love, the shelt ...

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finally the book to understand and create Polynesian tattoos!

The book is simply awesome... will definitely draw inspiration from it for my new tattoo - Ray, Kuala Lumpur

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