37 Spiritual Sun Tattoos

The Sun has been and is worshipped by many civilizations since ancient times till today. People have revered the sun as a god that gives life, light, warmth, rain, seasons, and everything that we need to survive. Many races over the world represent the sun in different forms of art. In tattoo art too, the sun and the moon are very popular concepts. Listed below are a few sun tattoos that are very eye-catching. These designs are real attention grabbers with their vibrant colors and artistic concepts. The use of unusual shades to depict the sun has made this collection worth seeing and worth copying.

The Sun represents life and energy. Since ancient times it has been revered and worshipped by humans as the supreme God. From Aztecs and Celts to Indians and Chinese, many races believe the power of the Sun God to be supreme and invincible. Since it influences humans so much, naturally the sun is depicted in many art forms throughout the world. Here are some unusual tattoos of the sun that look artistic, bright and very creative. From very sublime and peaceful designs to slightly radical and cruel looking concepts, these tattoos provide a wide range of designs worth imitating.

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Center Of The Sun

The red energy that emanates from the center of the sun makes a great striking design for a tattoo.

Center Of The Sun

Center Of The Sun

Belly Button Tattoo

The sun tattooed around the belly button in this bright and artistic manner is a great tattoo to have.

Belly Button Tattoo

Belly Button Tattoo

Petals Of Fire

Like petals of a flower that are on fire, the bright yellow rays of the sun look very striking and attractive in this tattoo.

Petals Of Fire

Petals Of Fire

For Art’s Sake

This beautiful sun has been tattooed for art’s sake in an unusual purple color with superb shading.

For Art’s Sake

For Art’s Sake

Symbol Of Life Cycle

The happy and dark shades of life are represented very artistically and colorfully in this sun and moon tattoo.

Symbol Of Life Cycle

Symbol Of Life Cycle

The Life Giver

This sublime sun designed in vibrant colors is the benevolent giver of light and life.

The Life Giver

The Life Giver

Partners In Life

The sun and the moon look bright and striking although the tattoo is small.

Partners In Life

Partners In Life

Engulfed Moon

The moon engulfed in the sun’s power makes a very bright and striking tattoo that is worth copying.

Engulfed Moon

Engulfed Moon

Power And Peace

The sun and the moon together display power and peace together in this single vibrant looking tattoo.

Power And Peace

Power And Peace

Smiling And Sleeping

A bright red smiling sun with a peacefully sleeping moon is a superb theme for a bright and attractive tattoo.

Smiling And Sleeping

Smiling And Sleeping

No Conflict

Both the sun and the moon look peaceful without any conflict in this slightly jazzy looking tattoo.

No Conflict

No Conflict

Simple And Beautiful

When you are looking for a sun tattoo that is simple, beautiful and striking at the same time, this one is just perfect.

Simple And Beautiful

Simple And Beautiful

Intricate Artistry

This is a wonderfully intricate and artistic sun tattoo that reminds one of an Aztec sun calendar.

Intricate Artistry

Intricate Artistry

Life’s Pholosophy

Happy and sad days are a part of life and are depicted very artistically in this sun and moon tattoo.

Life’s Pholosophy

Life’s Pholosophy

Evil Tattoo

In this brightly designed tattoo, both the sun and the moon have cruel and evil looks and smiles.

Evil Tattoo

Evil Tattoo

Sun God

With a peaceful Buddha like countenance, this sun tattoo is superlative in its shading and form that’s worth imitating.

Sun God

Sun God

Curly Sun

A bright orange sun formed with very artistic curls and waves makes a very striking and modern tattoo.

Curly Sun

Curly Sun

Wavy Rays

The eye of the sun is watching over everyone in this lovely tattoo while the wavy sun’s rays look very trendy.

Wavy Rays

Wavy Rays

Makeup Sun

The sun and the moon with makeup is a very unusual concept in art, making this a trend setting tattoo.

Makeup Sun

Makeup Sun

Evil Grin

This is a very radical and funky style sun tattoo, with the sun smiling evilly with cruelty in his eyes.

Evil Grin

Evil Grin

Traditional Sun

An orange-red orb with red flames emanating out is a very traditional and attractive design for a tattoo.

Traditional Sun

Traditional Sun

Pleasant Sun

The smiling faces of the orange sun and blue moon make this a very pleasant and attractive tattoo worth imitating.

Pleasant Sun

Pleasant Sun

Good And Evil

Good and evil represented by the Chinese Ying and Yang, are surrounded by the sun’s rays making a lovely tattoo.

Good And Evil

Good And Evil

Geometric Artistry

With geometric circle and curves, this tribal sun tattoo looks superb along with the kanji letter in the center.

Geometric Artistry

Geometric Artistry

Realistic Sun Tattoo

This bright and striking tattoo looks almost real like the sun with its flares and turbulent fiery emissions.

Realistic Sun Tattoo

Realistic Sun Tattoo

Mixed Religions

The Star of David drawn inside the sun is a very imaginative and creative tattoo and is really worth imitating.

Mixed Religions

Mixed Religions

Simply Beautifuly

Despite its simplicity the sun with its orange shades and bright design looks great as a tattoo.

Simply Beautifully

Simply Beautifuly

Tribal Power

Even though it is designed in just dark black bold curves and circle, this tribal sun tattoo is a brilliant piece of art.

Tribal Power

Tribal Power

Caught In Its Power

All life forms are caught in and are dependent on the power of the sun that is designed in such a lovely tattoo.

Caught In Its Power

Caught In Its Power

Glorious Tribal Sun

The sun-god designed in such a vivid blue shade makes an artistic and bright tattoo that is really worth copying.

Glorious Tribal Sun

Glorious Tribal Sun

Health And Fertility

This is a beautiful tattoo of the traditional Celtic Sun God who represents health and fertility.

Health And Fertility

Health And Fertility

Up And Down of life

The joyful and sad moments of life are represented very well in this beautiful sun and moon tattoo.

Up And Down

Up And Down

Sublime Peace

This is a very unusual tattoo with the sun looking very sublime and peaceful despite the bright orange color.

Sublime Peace

Sublime Peace

Peaceful Tattoo

Despite its simple black shading and simple design, this tattoo looks very striking.

Peaceful Tattoo

Peaceful Tattoo

Sun Mask

Designed more like a mask, this sun tattoo looks oddly evil and cruel but a striking tattoo to have.

Sun Mask

Sun Mask

Clash Of The Titans

The sun and the moon appear to be at war with each other going by their expressions in this vibrant tattoo.

Clash Of The Titans

Clash Of The Titans

Traditional Indian Sun

This sun tattoo has a very traditional Indian look and looks very bright and artistic, a design that’s worth copying.

Traditional Indian Sun

Traditional Indian Sun

Jazzy Sun

This must be one of the jazziest and brightest looking designs for a sun tattoo and will look good with funky outfits.

Jazzy Sun

Jazzy Sun

Peace For All

This lovely sun tattoo in subdued colors has a very peaceful and sublime look that makes a great design.

Peace For All

Peace For All