Kura huna. Deep knowledge. This manta tattoo joins two different crosses and styles: the Marquesan cross, representing balance and union of the elements, and a Christian cross that becomes the tail of the manta turning into spear heads (strength) while the dot between the two crosses (faith and nature) represents their importance. The surrounding korus symbolize[...] http://www.tattootribes.com/index.php?newlang=English&idinfo=7124
The design of Meyers's tattoo is color-coded to highlight the symbolism. The actual tattoo is all black. Design courtesy of Sam Meyers, Graphic by Maddie Binning.