The lotus tattoo can be placed in a variety of different location on the body. You can find them on the back neck, back shoulders, lower back, sides and hips, arms, ankles, and legs. They come in a variety of different sizes and colors. Most lotus tattoo designs are very distinct and well designed. These tattoos capture the true beauty of the lotus tattoo. The lotus is also a symbol for "transformation". The lotus is born as a very small flower at the bottom of ponds, rises, and then it blooms into a beautiful flower.