Nepal was declared as a federal democratic republic of Nepal on December 28, 2007. After that, the government of Nepal has declared its national symbols. Here are the brief descriptions of national symbols of Nepal.

national symbols of Nepal

Bird

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Daanphe

Lophophorus is declared as the national bird of Nepal. It is famously known as Daanfe in Nepal. It is also called Himalayan Munal. It is basically found in the altitudes between 2400 and 4500 meters in Nepal.

Emblem

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National Emblem of Nepal

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 for the symbol of gender equity, a map of Nepal and the garland of Rhododendron flower.

Flag

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National flag of Nepal

The national flag of Nepal is only the flag with a triangular shape in the world. It is made by the combination of two single pennons. The red color represents the national flower of the country and the blue color represents peace. The sun and the moon represent that Nepal will remain until the sun and the moon exist.

Dress

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Daura Suruwal and Gunyo Cholo

Daura Suruwal is the national dress of Nepal. It is worn by my males in the special occasion with Dhaka topi. It is mostly worn by the people of rural areas. However, it is being popular in urban areas too.

National anthem

The national anthem of Nepal has been changed after Nepal has been declared the federal democratic republic of Nepal. It is written by Pradeep Kumar Rai, entitled Byakul Maila.

nepali national anthem lyrics

Animal

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National animal of Nepal

A cow is the national animal of Nepal. So, killing cows is banned in Nepal. If anyone found will be punished under the law of the government of Nepal. Most of the Nepalese in the Hilly and Terai region raised cow as a domestic animal for milk and other dairy products.

Flower

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Rhododendron

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 the altitude in between 2000 and 4000 m.

Language

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Nepali alphabhets

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.

Colour

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Crimson

Crimson is the national color of Nepal. It is a strong, bright, deep reddish-purple color.