A Yoni is one of the most primeval forms of the goddess. She represents the origin of life, the womb or “secred temple” in Hindu philosophy, the creative force of the Shakti/Devi. Behind her you can see the moon phases which represent the female fertility. In this case the antlers contribute to convey the idea of the fertile uterus, From the neolithic period and before, the female archetype is frequently associated with horns and bucraniums.
Here's another one by the master filip leu. You can find this piece and many others in the new issue of @tattoolifemagazine this piece has such a simple and yet complex layout. I love that there is no head of the dragon on the back! Just peaking sections of body and claws griping large black rocks ever so complemented by supremely executed simple chrysanthemum. #filipleu #japanesecollective #japanesetattoo #horimono #bodysuit