|Declared through Republic Act No. 8491 and the Philippine Constitution|
|National flower||Sampaguita (Jasminum sambac)||February 1, 1934|
|National gem||Philippine pearl (Pinctada maxima)||October 15, 1996|
|National sign language||Filipino Sign Language||October 30, 2018|
What is the most important symbol of the Philippines?
The flag is the country’s most cherished symbol. It is the nation’s emblem for freedom. It symbolizes patriotism, love of country and sense of nationhood and embodies the aspirations and sentiments of the Filipino people in their unceasing quest for independence.
What Is Raat Rani in English?
Queen of Night or our commonly known raat ki raani is a fragrant flowering bush. Commonly also known as Night blooming jasmine, night scented jessamine the cestrum nocturnum fowering bush can grow in all climates and is an evergreen flowering bush.
Who is the official national hero of the Philippines?
On December 20, 1898, Emilio Aguinaldo, President of the Philippine government, decreed December 30 of every year a day of national mourning in honor of Rizal and other victims of the revolution. Henceforth, December 30 has been celebrated as Rizal Day.