Flag & National Anthem




Flag Description:
three equal horizontal bands of green (top), white, and red; the national emblem (a stylized representation of the word Allah in the shape of a tulip, a symbol of martyrdom) in red is centered in the white band; ALLAH AKBAR (God is Great) in white Arabic script is repeated 11 times along the bottom edge of the green band and 11 times along the top edge of the red band


Flag of Islamic Republic of Iran


Source: The World Factbook


:: National Anthem:

Sorood

The official anthem of the Islamic Republic of Iran written in 1990 by Hassan Riahi.

:: English Lyrics
Sorood Persian
Upwards on the horizon rises the Eastern Sun,
The sight of the true Religion.
Bahman - the brilliance of our Faith.
Your message, O Imam, of independence and freedom
is imprinted on our souls.
O Martyrs! The time of your cries of pain rings in our ears.
Enduring, continuing, eternal,
The Islamic Republic of Iran.


:: Popular Anthem: Ey Iran
Lyrics written by Hossein Golgolab and music composed by Ruhollah Khaleghi.

Ey Iran Sorood | Midi | Ey Iran by Andy



Ey Iran by Ardavan Mofid




:: Pahlavi Era Flag

Pahlavi Era Flag

Imperial Flag


:: National Anthem:

Sorood



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