Kylin is an ancient Chinese animal of all the most auspicious animals. Its appearance represents a generation of happiness. Therefore, people at that time had a hope that the Kylin would always accompany us, bringing luck and light, chasing away all the evil. This belief came to as from ancient time, when Kylin had auspicious significance and also was recognized and firmly existed among general population of people's consciousness. Kylin became a symbol of some idea, some artistic conception, a display of power, inspiring people's imagination, guiding the spirit of the ideas to fit into particular state, providing people hope and comfort and pursuit of power.
Kylin is an ancient legend of the animal. Together with turtle, dragon and phoenix, they are called "four spirits".
Kylin is the first of the four.《诗经 "Book of Songs"》, 《公羊传"RAM biography"》 and other ancient books recorded Kylin.
I made this tattoo design to show my love for traditional Chinese culture, tattoos and Steemit.
Steemit gives hope, comfort and joy, and the power to obtain knowledge. Exactly as Kylin does :)