Pakistan “The Islamic Republic of Pakistan” is situated in South Asia. The country shares borders with India, Iran, Afghanistan, and China. It is 5th most-populous country in the world with the population of 209,970,000 people and counting. Pakistan got its independence from British imperialism in 14th August, 1947.
Pakistan has a number of official symbols which mainly includes, flag, an anthem, an emblem, national tower, national animal etc. These symbols were adopted at different stages as the country moved forward, and each symbol has its own set of rules and regulations defining their use.
The national flag was designed by Amiruddin Kidwai. It was adopted just before independence on August 11, 1947.
2. National Anthem
The national anthem (Quomi Tarana in Urdu) of Pakistan was written by Hafeez Jullandhuri, and was officially adopted after 13 August 1954.
3. State Emblem
The State Emblem was adopted in 1954 which symbolizes Pakistan’s ideological foundation.
4. National Language
5. Father of the Nation (Baba-e-Quom)
Muhammad Ali Jinnah the founder of Pakistan
6. Mother of the Nation
Fatima Jinnah, she was the younger sister of Muhammad Ali Jinnah
7. National Poet
Allama Muhammad Iqbal
8. National Mosque
Known as Faisal Masjid located in Islamabad Pakistan
9. National Flower
Jasmine the National Flower of Pakistan. The national floral symbol of Pakistan was adopted in 1961.
10. National Bird
The national bird of Pakistan is Chakur (Partridge).
11. National Animal
Markhor is the national animal of Pakistan.
12. National Tree
Cedrus Deodar is the national tree of Pakistan
13. National Fruit
Mango is the national fruit of Pakistan
14. Memorial tower
15. Nation’s Motto
Unity, Faith, Discipline.
16. National Dress
17. National Airline
Pakistan International Airline known as PIA
18. National Drink
19. National Vegetable
20. National Currency
21. National Game
National game or sport of Pakistan is Hockey
22. National Mountain
23. National Dish
24. National Crop
25. National Monument
26. National Media and Film Industry
National media and film industry is called Lollywood
27. National River
28. National Mausoleum
29. National Pass
Bab-e-Khyber or Khyber Pass
30. National Library
Located in Islamabad
31. National Museum
The National Museum of Pakistan is located in Karachi
32. National Instrument
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