This sublime form of Lord Shiva signifies His forgiving and generous side. He is the Lord of health and peace.
This Lord Shiva tattoo is superlative example of art.
Hindu deities are revered even by the most modern Indian. Religion and the colorful mythological stories are read and shared even today. Gods and Goddesses are found in most Hindu homes in the form of idols and pictures. The Hindu scriptures have great stories of valor, pride, love, passion, loyalty, etc. But the main theme of these stories has always remained the victory of good over evil. Different Gods are prayed to for different boons. For example Lord Ganesha is the remover of obstacles. The three Goddesses bestow power, wealth and beauty.