"Heart, Mind and Spirit" Designs for Tattoos
All of the following kanji incorporate the line structure of the "Heart, Mind and Spirit" character, shown at right. If you think about it, all of the qualities listed here require a balance and unity of those elements to achieve.
To help you decide on a kanji and find the characters on which to base a design, you might like
Designing with Kanji: Japanese Character Motifs for Surface, Skin & Spirit
by Shogo Oketani and Leza Lowitz or you might like to see moreKanji For Tattoos