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.
The red energy that emanates from the center of the sun makes a great striking design for a tattoo.
The sun tattooed around the belly button in this bright and artistic manner is a great tattoo to have.
Like petals of a flower that are on fire, the bright yellow rays of the sun look very striking and attractive in this tattoo.
This beautiful sun has been tattooed for art’s sake in an unusual purple color with superb shading.
The happy and dark shades of life are represented very artistically and colorfully in this sun and moon tattoo.
This sublime sun designed in vibrant colors is the benevolent giver of light and life.
The sun and the moon look bright and striking although the tattoo is small.
The moon engulfed in the sun’s power makes a very bright and striking tattoo that is worth copying.
The sun and the moon together display power and peace together in this single vibrant looking tattoo.
A bright red smiling sun with a peacefully sleeping moon is a superb theme for a bright and attractive tattoo.
Both the sun and the moon look peaceful without any conflict in this slightly jazzy looking tattoo.
When you are looking for a sun tattoo that is simple, beautiful and striking at the same time, this one is just perfect.
This is a wonderfully intricate and artistic sun tattoo that reminds one of an Aztec sun calendar.
Happy and sad days are a part of life and are depicted very artistically in this sun and moon tattoo.
In this brightly designed tattoo, both the sun and the moon have cruel and evil looks and smiles.
With a peaceful Buddha like countenance, this sun tattoo is superlative in its shading and form that’s worth imitating.
A bright orange sun formed with very artistic curls and waves makes a very striking and modern tattoo.
The eye of the sun is watching over everyone in this lovely tattoo while the wavy sun’s rays look very trendy.
The sun and the moon with makeup is a very unusual concept in art, making this a trend setting tattoo.
This is a very radical and funky style sun tattoo, with the sun smiling evilly with cruelty in his eyes.
An orange-red orb with red flames emanating out is a very traditional and attractive design for a tattoo.
The smiling faces of the orange sun and blue moon make this a very pleasant and attractive tattoo worth imitating.
Good and evil represented by the Chinese Ying and Yang, are surrounded by the sun’s rays making a lovely tattoo.
With geometric circle and curves, this tribal sun tattoo looks superb along with the kanji letter in the center.
This bright and striking tattoo looks almost real like the sun with its flares and turbulent fiery emissions.
The Star of David drawn inside the sun is a very imaginative and creative tattoo and is really worth imitating.
Despite its simplicity the sun with its orange shades and bright design looks great as a tattoo.
Even though it is designed in just dark black bold curves and circle, this tribal sun tattoo is a brilliant piece of art.
All life forms are caught in and are dependent on the power of the sun that is designed in such a lovely tattoo.
The sun-god designed in such a vivid blue shade makes an artistic and bright tattoo that is really worth copying.
This is a beautiful tattoo of the traditional Celtic Sun God who represents health and fertility.
The joyful and sad moments of life are represented very well in this beautiful sun and moon tattoo.
This is a very unusual tattoo with the sun looking very sublime and peaceful despite the bright orange color.
Despite its simple black shading and simple design, this tattoo looks very striking.
Designed more like a mask, this sun tattoo looks oddly evil and cruel but a striking tattoo to have.
The sun and the moon appear to be at war with each other going by their expressions in this vibrant tattoo.
This sun tattoo has a very traditional Indian look and looks very bright and artistic, a design that’s worth copying.
This must be one of the jazziest and brightest looking designs for a sun tattoo and will look good with funky outfits.
This lovely sun tattoo in subdued colors has a very peaceful and sublime look that makes a great design.