Mandalas have also been rescued by psychology. In this field they represent the totality of being. In fact, the mandala can be a guide to locate the man in his innermost core and thus integrate the different aspects of his life split.
if I ever et a tato it will be of a lotus flower.The lotus flower signifies the struggle and changes in life. The same way the lotus flower grows from something ugly but uses the light to guide it to the top and eventually becomes something beautiful.