Naruto is one of the most famous manga of the history. There is a bunch of characters in this awesome anime. Some of them stand out from the others like Naruto, Sasuke, Kakashi sensei, the whole Akatsuki organization, Uchiha clan or Gaara.
There is many famous items in this anime. A lot of character got their own weapon like the famous Fuma Shuriken. But, many others shinobi got another small item that is well known in the anime. This small item is a ring. Every member of the Akatsuki got their own ring and some rings are famous in the otaku’s community.
What do the rings in Naruto mean?
As we said before, a lot of Naruto’s character got a ring. The shinobi ring is king of the identity of the shinobi that is wearing it. This is why every member of the Akatsuki got a ring.
There is also many shinobi in the world of Naruto that own the ring of their original village. All villages have a very recognizable symbol. The Konoha village is known thanks to a minimalist japanese leaf, the Suna village is known thanks to an Egyptian I shape or, the Hidden Rain Village (Kiri) is known thanks to 4 straight line that represent the rain.
In theory, every shinobi have a headband where there is an engraved symbol of their village. In some cases, they lose their headband due to stealing or breaking during a fight. This is why they need a ring where there is their village symbol engraved on it.
What is Itachi's ring called?
In the manga and the anime, some shinobi left their village. Those shinobis are known as deserter. In many cases, those shinobis are very strong and want to go further to be stronger and to meet others people. This is why the Akatsuki exists as one of the strongest criminal organization of Naruto Shippuden.
The Akatsuki is the main enemy of Naruto Shippuden. In this organization, there are 16 official members in the Akatsuki, all of those members got a Naruto ring which is known as the “Akatsuki Ring”.
In the Akatsuki, all rings are different, every shinobi have a custom ring. One of the most famous Akatsuki ring is the Itachi’s ring.
Many Naruto’s fan want to know what there is on the Itachi’s ring. On the Itachi’s ring, there is the kanji “朱” engraved. This kanji means “Vermilion” which is a particular kind of red. It refers to his sharingan which is one of his strongest capacity.
What was on the Akatsuki rings?
As we said, every Akatsuki ring is different, every shinobi of the Akatsuki got their own designed ring. For example, Pain got a ring where there is the “Rei” kanji, which means “Zero”, Deidara got the “Sei” kanji on his ring, which means blue, Kuna got a ring where there is the “Haku” kanji, which means white. All those symbol have a huge meaning to every member of the akatsuki, some of them refers to their techniques, some of them refers to their story.