I'm a fan of the Japanese concept of ikigai and finding my ikigai has been an important and rewarding journey for me and I'd like to get a very simple kanji tattoo of it but I wanted to make sure that a native reader would understand its meaning when reading it.


is ikigai (reason for being) the first thing you understand when reading this?

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    'Ikigai' is really not so much of a foreign concept as the people who like romanticize foreign words like 'nakama' would have you believe. It more or less simply means 'purpose in life'. – Aeon Akechi Nov 27 '18 at 23:12





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