Consider adding a Chinese cherry blossom to an existing Chinese symbol tattoo to compliment both cultural pieces.
Cherry Blossoms was started as a picture catalog magazine-style introduction service of Ridge Consultants in 1974 and is no longer owned by the original founder.Enter Ben Mackinnon, the sexy reformed manwhore with a complicated past of his own and a killer online presence Skye just can't ignore.Ben overwhelms her with his perfect mix of sweet sincerity and dirty talking dominance.In addition to Japanese and Chinese roots, the cherry blossom also lives a path of enlightenment thanks to Buddhist beliefs. For those practicing Buddhism, flowers can also represent wisdom.Existing only in the present moment has long been the basis of Buddhist beliefs along with the daily reminder that we are here but only for a short time. Once blossoms begin to open and unfold the beauty of the flower is revealed.It was established in 1974 as a picture catalog specializing in women from Asia.The agency printed catalogs of "personals" listings, selling addresses to customers who were then left to their own devices in corresponding with and courting the women.It is in this life cycle that their blossoms become truly anticipated and appreciated for all their beauty.Whether you choose a Japanese cherry blossom to celebrate life after illness or to honor a lost love, the intricate tree design makes a beautiful choice for a full canvas tattoo and is often selected as a backpiece or worked into smaller shoulder or leg tattoo designs.In Japan, the cherry blossom season begins in Okinawa in January and moves north through Feburary peaking in Kyoto and Tokyo at the end of March and lasting just over a week.(Photo by Chris Mc Grath/Getty Images)The Cherry blossom season begins in Okinawa in January and moves north through Feburary peaking in Kyoto and Tokyo at the end of March and lasting just over a week.