The bears have grown very popular tattoo art recently, due to their widespread use and rich in symbolism through history and culture. Around 500 BC, the Celts bears across Europe to represent the symbol of war. In the Old Testament, this magnificent creature was a symbol of bad influence and cruelty. In Christian symbolism, it was seen as a positive presentation of the reform. In ancient Greece and Egypt, it was believed that the Great Bear constellation Ursa Major (Big Dipper) is the incarnation of the great goddess Diana or Artemis.