Flag of Myanmar (GIF)

The flag of Myanmar (Burmese: မြန်မာနိုင်ငံ၏ အလံတော်), also known as Burma, consists of three horizontal stripes of yellow (top), green (middle), and red (bottom), with a white five-pointed star in the middle of the red stripe. These colors hold deep symbolism: yellow represents solidarity and unity among Myanmar's diverse ethnic groups, green symbolizes justice, peace, and tranquility, and red stands for courage and determination. The white star at the center represents the hope and guidance for a bright future for the nation. The flag's design reflects Myanmar's aspirations for unity, peace, and progress, making it a powerful emblem of the country's identity and values.

Adopted:October 21, 2010
Flag image:Animated GIF (25 frames looped)
Flag emoji code:🇲🇲

The State Seal of Myanmar is a complex and symbolic emblem. In its center, it prominently features the map of Myanmar, emphasizing the nation's geographical unity. On either side of the map are sprigs of Eugenia, each containing fourteen leaves, symbolizing growth and prosperity. Flanking these elements are two artistic Myanmar lions, one facing left and the other right, representing strength and dignity. A ribbon at the base of the seal bears the name of the country in Burmese, "ပြည်ထောင်စု သမ္မတ မြန်မာနိုင်ငံတော်" (Republic of the Union of Myanmar). Above, there is a large yellow five-pointed star, signifying leadership and guidance. The remainder of the seal is adorned with traditional Myanmar floral arabesques, reflecting the nation's rich cultural heritage. This emblem beautifully encapsulates Myanmar's geographical and cultural unity, prosperity, and national pride, making it a powerful symbol of the nation's identity and values.

The Myanmar flag is waving on a flagpole rising from the globe.
Myanmar, officially known as the Republic of Myanmar, is a country and sovereign state in Southeast Asia. Its capital is Naypyidaw, and its population is approximately 54.81 million (2021). According to its land borders, it borders with Bangladesh, China, India, Laos, and Thailand.

The waving flag of Myanmar with its seal
Other major cities:Mandalay,
Official language:Burmese
Region:South-eastern Asia
Ethnic groups:68% Bamar,
9% Shan,
7% Karen,
4% Rakhine,
2% Mon,
10% others
Religions:87.9% Buddhism,
6.2% Christianity,
4.3% Islam,
1.6% Other
Nationality names:Burmese, Myanma
Area:676,578 km²
(261,228 sq mi)
Population:54.81 million (2021)
Country codes:MM, MMR (ISO 3166)
Internet Top-Level Domain:.mm
Calling code:+95

Keywords: Flag and seal of Myanmar (Burmese: မြန်မာနိုင်ငံ အလံတော် - မြန်မာနိုင်ငံ၏ နိုင်ငံတော်အထိမ်းအမှတ်တံဆိပ်), GIF

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flag_of_Myanmar
  2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/State_Seal_of_Myanmar

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