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Angelina Jolie has attracted notable media attention for her physical appearance particularly her full lips and her many tattoos, being her most distinctive features.
Angelina Jolie has been named the world’s “most beautiful” or “sexiest” woman by various media outlets, including Vogue in 2002, Esquire in 2004, American FHM and British Harper’s Bazaar in 2005, People and Hello! in 2006, Empire in 2007, and Vanity Fair in 2009. Jolie’s extensive collection of tattoos has often been addressed by interviewers.
Angelina Jolie has fourteen known tattoos, among which the Latin proverb “quod me nutrit me destruit”, the Tennessee Williams quote “A prayer for the wild at heart, kept in cages,” two sak yant designs featuring a prayer of protection and a twelve-inch-by-eight-inch tiger, and six sets of geographical coordinates indicating the origins of her children. Over time, she has covered or lasered several of her tattoos, including the name of her second husband, “Billy Bob”, and the Chinese characters “eath and courage. Jolie holds a private pilot license and owns a single-engine Cirrus SR22 aircraft.
Angelina Jolie is a famous actress with a serious love for tattoos, she’s regularly featured in celebrity news magazines and websites with one of her new tattoo designs. She has at least a dozen tattoos over her body and she also has quite a lot experience with tattoo removal.
This tattoo on her left shoulder blade was, just like the tiger tattoo, done by tattoo artist Noo (aka Sompong) Kanhphaiin in a hotel in Pathum Thani, 16 miles north of Bangkok.
It is a Buddhist Pali incantation written in Khmer script, the language of Cambodia. It is there to protect her and her adopted Cambodian son Maddox from bad luck.
Here’s the translation:
May your enemies run far away from you.
If you acquire riches, may they remain yours always.
Your beauty will be that of Apsara.
Wherever you may go, many will attend, serve and protect you, surrounding you on all sides.