Lotus Flower meanings
Lotus - "Journey of the consciousness from spiritual ignorance to perfection happens through rebirths and can be very painful and difficult, reincarnation involves the need to repair past mistakes at every new life and one faces the consequences of every action, thought and words. While humans are not conscious of their spiritual greatness, they believe that life is unfair and worthless, but as they evolve through cycles of death and rebirth, all the darkness is slowly removed"
In Buddhism, one of 8 Auspicious Symbols, lotus flowers mean purity of speech, mind & body rising above the waters of desire & attachment. 4 colors symbolically represent different aspects of perfection (pink, blue, red, white). Red represents the heart-its purity, original nature, compassion, passion, love & other qualities. White symbolizes spiritual perfection & complete mental purity. Pink represents the Buddha & is the supreme lotus. Blue means wisdom, knowledge & victory over the senses.
enso with lotus flower. In Zen Buddhism, an ensō (円,相 "circle"?) is a circle that is hand-drawn in one or two uninhibited brushstrokes to express a moment when the mind is free to let the body create. The ensō symbolizes absolute enlightenment, strength, elegance, the universe, and mu (the void). It is characterised by a minimalism born of Japanese aesthetics (source: Wikipedia)