virat kohli tattoos and their meanings

Virat Kohli was known by his name King Kohli. He is a captain of the Indian Cricket Team who plays for the Indian National Cricket team and for the Royal Challenger Bangalore (RCB) Indian Premier League Tournament.

Virat Kohli was born on 05th November 1988 in Delhi, India. From his childhood, he started playing cricket and was fascinated by his childhood. He has a total of 11 tattoos inked in his body. Kohli has packed his Forearm and shoulders tattoos in his left biceps and his forearms have the most inked tattoos.

List of 11 tattoos that are inked on Virat Kohli’s body, and what they mean:-

God Eye Tattoo – On his left shoulder, Kohli says “I call it the God’s eye. “That everything that’s happening is being watched and there’s someone always keeping a count of everything that you do.”


Japenese Samurai Tattoo – This one, depicting a Japanese Samurai warrior with a raised sword, is on his upper left arm. He believes that he gets his strength from this sword. It also expresses the story of a Samurai warrior’s Self Discipline, loyalty, ethical behavior.


175 Tattoo – This tattoo of his ODI cap number, 175. The right-handed batsman, who helped India win the U-19 World Cup in March.


269 Tattoo – In June 2011, Kohli made his Test debut, against the West Indies at Kingston. India won the match by 63 runs with Kohli making four off 10 balls. Kohli once said that “These numbers will always remain with me because when you look back at the charts 200 years from now, in front of these numbers, there will be my name. These will always be special numbers and hence I decided to get them.”


Mother Name Tattoo – Kohli Mother Name Saroj on Upper Left Arm.


Father Name Tattoo – His Father Name Prem on his Left Hand.


Lord Shiva Tattoo – It depicts Lord Shiva meditating on mount Kailash. He is a worshipper of Lord Shiva.

Lord Shiva Tattoo

Monastery Tattoo on Shoulder – It signifies Virat Kohli’s yearning for peace & power.

Monastery Tattoo

Scorpio Tattoo – Kohli’s zodiac sign on his upper right arm. He was born on 05th November 1988.

Scorpio Tattoo

Om Tattoo on Shoulder – ‘Om’ – letters of sacred sound and a spiritual symbol.


Tribal Tattoo – This tattoo depicts tribalism. It signifies loyalty to his tribe, the team, and of course, his fighting spirit.

Tribal Tattoo

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