In the art of calligraphy, the circle is a brush stroke done in one movement. This circle, called enso is perhaps the most poignant image in Zen training for “coming full circle”, or enlightenment. The stroke is suggestive of flow, …
Tree of Life to commemorate my grandmother's memory. Done by Jeramy Kitchens at Sparrows Tattoos in Mansfield, TX.
"Done by Jeramy Kitchens at Sparrows Tattoos in Mansfield, TX. love this combo of two great symbols" My divergent obsessed self saw this and immediately thought of and Insurgent/Alliegant combo tattoo.
A popular expression in Zen painting, enso is a Japanese word signifying a circle. While the word has no single, fixed meaning, the expressive, brush ink circle symbolizes a moment when the mind is free enough to simply let the body create.