The Philippines flag was adopted on June 12, 1898. It was designed by Emilio Aguinaldo. It features a white triangle on the left side. The colors are blue, red, white, and yellow.
The Philippines flag is full of symbolism. The color blue stands for truth, justice, and peace. The red represents valor and patriotism. The eight rays of the yellow sun represent the first eight provinces.
The capital city is Manila, but the largest city is Quezon City. The Philippines flag is part of a nation whose national motto is officially “For God, For People, For Nature and For Country". The national anthem or song is titled “Chosen Land”.
Some interesting facts about the Philippines:
religion: Roman Catholicism 80.8%, Islam 5.1%, Evangelical 2.9%, Iglesia ni Kristo 2.2%, other Christians 4.4%, Aglipayan 2.1%, other/unspecified 2.4%, no religion 0.1%
languages: Filipino, English
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