How do Japanese People Perceive Tattoos?

How do Japanese People Perceive Tattoos? – Tattoos or ‘irezumi’ have a long and complicated history in Japan, going back several hundreds of years. Tattoos have many symbolic meanings in Japanese society and can denote where an individual ranked in society. Today, tattoos are generally perceived negatively in Japanese society.   Tattoos during the Edo … Continue reading How do Japanese People Perceive Tattoos?