My Tatau: Vaipuna Siaunu‘ua shares what her tatau (Sāmoan tattoo) means to her

My Tatau: Vaipuna Siaunu‘ua shares what her tatau (Sāmoan tattoo) means to her

What does my tatau mean to me? I think the first time I ever saw a malu [female tattoo] was back in 2007 when I went to Sāmoa and I saw my cousin’s malu. And I always wondered what was the purpose of her malu. And I started researching and also learning more about the

My Tatau: Sadat Muaiava shares what his tatau (Sāmoan tattoo) means to him

My Tatau: Sadat Muaiava shares what his tatau (Sāmoan tattoo) means to him

What does my tatau mean to me? It means tautua, which translates to service in English. Tautua to my family, tautua to my parents, tautua to my church, tautua to my villages that I visit every year. Tautua to my people and when I say people, I’m talking about my workplace. So I see my

My Tatau: Matalena Leaupepe shares what her tatau (Sāmoan tattoo) means to her

My Tatau: Matalena Leaupepe shares what her tatau (Sāmoan tattoo) means to her

What does my tatau mean to me? My tatau, for me, is a mix of things. So, first of all, getting it was more from a request from my father to get the tatau as part of receiving the taupou [chief’s daughter] title in my village, in Fasito‘o [Uta]. And so at the time, for

My Tatau: Ken Ah Kuoi shares what his tatau (Sāmoan tattoo) means to him

My Tatau: Ken Ah Kuoi shares what his tatau (Sāmoan tattoo) means to him

What does my tatau mean to me? It means family to me. It means a connection to my family, where I come from, my heritage, my parents, my extended family. Because I remember when I was young I really wanted one. And now I’ve got one and it connects me back to my roots and

My Tatau: Andy Tauafiafi shares what his tatau (Sāmoan tattoo) means to him

My Tatau: Andy Tauafiafi shares what his tatau (Sāmoan tattoo) means to him

What does my tatau mean to me? Before I received my tatau, being a New Zealand–born Sāmoan, I felt like I was a Kiwi but I knew I had roots. I never felt that I was maybe authentic in a way growing up. I knew I knew how to speak my language, and Sāmoan was

Plant Based Tattoos from Around the World

Plant Based Tattoos from Around the World

Tattoos have been important for millennia. Otzi, the ice man, whose remains were found in the Alps in 1991 had a total of 61 tattoos covering his body. These tattoos were thought to be intended for pain relief, and he lived somewhere around 5,300 years ago. This picture is a mock up of what he

Samoan tattoo (tatau) history and tools

Samoan tattoo (tatau) history and tools

Samoan tattoos… it’s been around for a long time There’s a lot of stories behind it as well The most common one that you’ll probably hear is “It’s an initiation into manhood.” Back in the old days they were given to them as… one as a coming of age tattoo, and then two is setting

Polynesian Tattoo for women o Tatuajes Polinesios para mujeres más Maoris, Kiri-Tuhi-Tatuajes Tattoo

Polynesian Tattoo for women o Tatuajes Polinesios para mujeres más Maoris, Kiri-Tuhi-Tatuajes Tattoo

Welcome to Tatuajes Tattoo Today we’ll talk about Polynesian tattoos and meanings Before we begin our video We publish videos every day so make sure to subscribe for more funny tattoos Islands Polynesian ranging from corners in Hawaii New Zealand and Easter Island. The Polynesian languages ​​are the main factor defining the region Polynesian tattoos

Samoan Tattoo for men ó tatuajes samoanos para hombres que demuestran su LIDERAZGO | Tatuajes Tattoo

Samoan Tattoo for men ó tatuajes samoanos para hombres que demuestran su LIDERAZGO | Tatuajes Tattoo

Welcome to Tatuajes Tattoo Today Tattoos discuss Samoans Before we begin our video publishing videos every day so Be sure to subscribe for more funny tattoo It is one of the sexiest tattoos for men are the tattoos island of Samoa or Samoan It comprises several islands in the Polynesian archipelago south of Pacific and