The Kuju-developed racer changes titles -- again. In Sanskrit, it is known by many names, like Kamala, Pundarika, Padma, Utpala, etc. In Hindu artistic tradition, different lotus colors have various shadings of spiritual significance. Need a Sibling name for Lotus?? It is a very showy lotus that is sure to be noticed. The lotus will grow slowly underwater until at last it emerges from the waterâs surface and develops beautiful leaves and blossoms. It has special meanings in the Egyptian mythology and Buddhism and it’s also a very popular tattoo. It has double blooms of white with pink tips and its leaves can get up to 10 inches high. As a result of this spiritual significance, there are many works of art that depict Buddha sitting on a lotus flower. Its scientific name is Nelumbo nuciferia. English names meaning "Lotus".