Introduction: What is the Indian National Flag and Why is it Important?
The Indian National Flag is a horizontal tricolour of deep saffron (kesaria) at the top, white in the middle and dark green at the bottom in equal proportion.
The Indian National Flag is important because it symbolizes India’s commitment to peace and non-violence. It was designed by Pingali Venkayya.
The History of the Indian National Flag
The Indian National Flag was first hoisted on the 3rd of July, 1947 at the Red Fort in Delhi. It was designed by Pingali Venkaiah, who was a member of the Constituent Assembly of India. The flag is a horizontal tricolor with three equal strips – saffron, white and green.
The colors represent different aspects of India’s culture and history:
– Saffron: Hinduism and courage
– White: Peace and truth
– Green: Islam and fertility
Indian National Flags in Different Countries
The Indian flag is a horizontal tricolour of deep saffron, white and India green. The Indian flag is the only national flag in the world to have three colours.
The Indian Flag has been officially hoisted by government officials in other countries on various occasions. Examples of countries where the Indian flag has been hoisted are:
– Trinidad and Tobago