Chinese Ci Shen and Paiwan Tattoos

Harmony Cardenas

Chinese term for tattooing is Ci Shen or Wen Shen, which literally implies “to puncture/pattern the body”. The art itself has been identified in China considering the fact that the Han Dynasty (206 B.C. -220 A.D.), but has been deemed “barbaric” during the ages. In truth, it is only unjust […]