Stars always attracted us with their mystery. In ancient times people believed that stars where the souls of ancestors that watched us and protected because the night was dark and full of demons. Constellations were believed to be the gods protecting us. Of course now we know what stars and constellations are. There are about 88 constellations that never change position. Some of the constellations are called after animals and resemble zodiac signs.
As a tattoo constellation is a great choice. Tiny stars look very gentle and almost invisible if done in line and dotwork. The popularity of constellation tattoos is connected with the popularity of zodiac sign tattoos and they are more often chosen as a symbol of zodiac sign.
Besides of symbolizing zodiac signs constellation tattoo has other meanings as well. In ancient times people used stars and constellations for navigation. Thus, constellation tattoo symbolizes right way and direction. It can mean that you have found your way.
The joint stars symbolize strong connection. Wearing constellation tattoo means strong connection. It can be a relationship in family, with friends or beloved. Often constellation tattoo is chosen as a matching tattoo. In this case it is inked on the same body part of a couple like wrist, arm and shoulder.
As constellation tattoo looks nothing but awesome you can place it wherever you want and it won’t look eye catching still the symbolism of constellation tattoo will always be with you.