Philippines Flag Colors - symbolism
    Philippines Flag Colors - meaning
     Blue stands for the willingness to sacrifice oneself for freedom, peace, truth and justice
     Red symbolizes courage and patriotism
     Golden sun with eight rays symbolizes unity, freedom, people's democracy, and sovereignty. The eight rays represent that started the 1896 Philippine Revolution against Spain - Manila, Cavite, Bulacan, Pampanga, Nueva Ecija, Tarlac, Laguna, and Batangas
     White equilateral triangle symbolizes liberty, equality and fraternity
     Three five-pointed stars stand for the three major groups of islands where the revolution started: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao
    Philippines Flag colors
    Philippines Flag Colors
    Red RGB: (206,17,38) Hex: #CE1126
    Blue RGB: (0,56,168) Hex: #0038A8
    Yellow RGB: (252,209,22) Hex: #FCD116
    White RGB: (255,255,255) Hex: #FFFFFF
    Eight-rayed golden sun represents 8 provinces
    meaning of the eight rays of the Sun on the Philippine flag
    The eight-rayed golden sun on the Philippines Flag symbolizes unity, freedom, people's democracy, and sovereignty. Each ray represents a province with significant involvement in the 1896 Philippine Revolution against Spain - Manila, Bulacan, Cavite, Pampanga, Tarlac, Laguna, Batangas, and Nueva Ecija. The symbolism given in the 1898 Proclamation declares that the sun represents the gigantic steps made by the sons of the country along the path of Progress and Civilization, and lists Bataan instead of Tarlac among the eight provinces symbolized by the sun's rays. The rays of the official eight-ray sun should have 3.75°-spacing
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