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It comprises of a sun and a moon which had previously human faces but the images were removed when the flag was modernized in 1962.

It is being said that the national flag of Nepal anticipates, that the nation will last as long as the sun and moon is there on earth.

The blue border on the flag of Nepal signifies peace, red stands for the color of rhododendron, the national flower of Nepal. The curved moon is symbolic of the royal house and the sun represents the Rana dynasty.

Official Name: Nepal Adhirajya

Capital: Katmandu

Location: Central Himalayas Nepal has borders with India to the southeast and west and China to the north.

Area: 147,181 sq km

Official Languages: Nepali

National Flag: two triangular parts of red, with a blue border all round bearing symbols of the moon and the sun in white.

Flag Ratio: 3:4

National Anthem: Ras Triya Gaan May Glory Crown Our IIIustrious Sovereign (1924)

National symbol(s):rhododendron blossom

National color: red

National anthem:
name: "Sayaun Thunga Phool Ka" (Hundreds of Flowers)
lyrics/music: Pradeep Kumar RAI/Ambar GURUNG

Fact about Nepal flag

Designed byNA
Adopted16. December 1962
Design and ColorsCombination of two red pennons with a blue border, with a sun and crescent moon
Size Ratio3:4

Last Updated On : August 28th, 2017