Nepal was declared a federal democratic republic of Nepal on 28 December 2007. After that, the government of Nepal announced its national symbols. Here are brief descriptions of the national characters of Nepal.
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Lophophorus (Danfe)is declared the national bird of Nepal. It is famously known as Danfe in Nepal. It is also called Himalayan Monal. It is basically found in the altitudes between 2400 and 4500 meters in Nepal. It is one of the gorgeous birds with a characteristic color combination.
A new emblem was introduced on 30 December 2016. It contains a national flag, Mount Everest, green hills that represent the hilly region, yellow color that symbolizes the fertile land of terai, a joining hand of male and female as the symbol of gender equity, a map of Nepal, and the garland of Rhododendron flower.
National Flag of Nepal
The national flag of Nepal is only the flag with a triangular shape in the world. The combination makes it of two single pennons. The red color represents the country’s national flower, and the blue color represents peace. The sun and the moon represent that Nepal will remain until the sun and the moon exist. Its blue border represents peace.
Daura Surwal and Gunyo Cholo
Daura Suruwal is the national dress of Nepal. My males wear it on special occasions with the Dhaka topi. It is mostly worn by the people of rural areas. However, it is popular in urban areas too.
The national anthem of Nepal was changed after Nepal was declared the federal democratic republic of Nepal. It is written by Pradeep Kumar Rai, entitled Byakul Maila.
National Animal of Nepal
A cow is the national animal of Nepal. So, killing cows is banned in Nepal. If anyone is found will be punished under the law of the government of Nepal. Most Nepalese in the Hilly and Terai region raised cows as domestic animals for milk and other dairy products.
National Flower of Nepal
Rhododendron is the national flower of Nepal. In Nepal, it is famous by the name Lali Gurans. More than 30 different species of Rhododendron are available in Nepal. They are found at altitudes between 2000 and 4000 m. There are about 1000 plant species in the heath family there. These species are very beautiful and have bright red colour, and magnificent flowers. It is primarily found in Nepal’s hilly regions and blooms in the spring. Additionally, this flower has therapeutic uses.
Nepali is the national language of Nepal. It is the most spoken language in Nepal. It is even spoken in different parts of India and Bhutan.
The national colour of Nepal is crimson red, representing the country’s courageous people. It is an intense, bright, deep reddish-purple color.