In flower symbolism, the lotus represents “a new beginning” and “estranged love”. The lotus flower has been mentioned in Bible and other religious text. It has also been portrayed in mythology and legends. Some people even say that the lotus is the flower of God. Religious tattoos sometime contain the lotus in designs, but it is rare. Many people follow the symbolic meaning of a new beginning. These people believe that the lotus symbolizes rebirth. Many of us want a new start or a new beginning. Some of us enjoy new starts. The lotus tattoo can symbolize that very thought.