Amaterasu Omikami (‘the great divinity illuminating heaven’) is the sun goddess, the most important deity of the Shinto religion and ruler of Takama no Hara (the High Celestial Plain), the domain of the kami or spirits.
Shining Heaven Amaterasu Smite
Inspiration for my next one! Love this sugar skull tattoo. Beautiful.
Photos from Elvin Yong (elvintattoo666) on Myspace