10 Lines on Flag Adoption Day

National Flag of India has huge significance in the history of India’s struggle for freedom. The flag gives the unique identity to India as an independent nation. The Flag Adoption Day is celebrated in order to pay tribute to all the martyrs who had sacrificed their life for freedom of India from British colonial rule in 1947. The tricolour flag which was adopted to represent the true meaning of patriotism also helps in spreading the message of ‘unity in diversity’ amongst the citizens of India.

Ten Lines on Flag Adoption Day

Set 1

1) The Indian national flag was adopted by the constitution of India on 22nd July 1947 since then every year 22nd July is being celebrated as Flag Adoption Day.

2) The Flag Adoption Day commemorates the adoption of tricolour as Indian National Flag,

3) The flag was adopted during the meeting of constituent assembly held on 22nd July 1947 but became the official flag of the Dominion of India on 15th August 1947.

4) The Flag Adoption Day is also celebrated to instil the patriotism and nationalistic fervour amongst youths.

5) Flag Adoption Day is celebrated by saluting the national flag during flag hoisting and paying deep respect to the Indian culture and traditions.

6) People also celebrate the Flag Adoption Day in order to pay respect to the national leaders who struggled for the freedom of India.

7) The Flag Adoption Day is celebrated by conducting various programmes and events like poetry competition, speeches, debates, essay competition etc.

8) People also honour the flag by offering flowers, singing national anthem and conducting parade at public places.

9) The Indian National Flag was originally designed by Pingali Venkayya and approved by Mahatma Gandhi in 1921.

10) The tricolour of national flag is based on the concept of Swaraj flag which was originally prepared by Mahatma Gandhi in hand weaving cotton.


Set 2

1) 22nd July 1947 was the day when the Indian National flag ‘Tirangaa’ was adopted as the National Flag of India marking the celebration of Flag Adoption Day.

2) The flag of India is horizontal tri colour of saffron at top, white in the middle and green at the bottom with blue wheel at the centre having 24 spokes.

3) The wheel on national flag represents the emblem of ‘Dharma Chakra’ of Emperor Ashoka.

4) The saffron band of tri colour flag (Tirangaa) is the symbol of strength and courage of the nation.

5) The middle white band of the flag symbolizes the peace, truth, honesty and purity.

6) The last green band is the symbol of growth and aspirations of the nation.

7) Each spoke present in the wheel chakra of the tri colour flag has different meanings.

8) Goodness, love, justice, empathy, spiritual, patience, moral values are some of the symbolic meaning of spokes in wheel or chakra of the flag.

9) The Flag Adoption Day is also celebrated across the country to spread the awareness about the Indian cultures and tradition in young generations.

10) Celebrating the Flag Adoption Day also spreads the message of peace and harmony amongst the people from different religious communities.


Set 3

1) Flag Adoption Day, celebrated on 22nd July every year, is a very important day.

2) The current form of Indian Flag was adopted on 22nd July 1947.

3) The reason behind celebrating the Flag Adoption Day is to make citizens aware of their Flag and its specifications.

4) The three colours of Indian Flag spread a sense of sacrifice, peace and prosperity among the people of the nation.

5) A variety of cultural and traditional programmes are conducted in many Schools, Colleges and other Organisations.

6) Indian Army conducts a grand parade in front of Indian National Flag as a mark of respect to the flag.

7) After hoisting the flag people salute it and then sing Indian Anthem.

8) The State governments also hoist the flag and conduct the march of armed forces.

9) The Flag Adoption Day celebrated across the whole country spreads the sense of brotherhood among the people.

10) The flag itself represents the whole nation so we should respect our flag as well.

Set 4

1) The Indian flag was designed by an Indian freedom fighter Pingali Venkayya.

2) The Indian Flag was adopted in 1947 in constituent assembly on this day.

3) Celebrating the Flag Adoption Day is very important as the Flag represents the whole nation and its independence.

4) The Flag Adoption day teaches us the lesson of respecting and protecting our flag.

5) People express love for their flag and soldiers by singing songs and performing many dramas and programmes.

6) Various poetries and patriotic songs are played over TV and Radio.

7) Hoisting the Flag and singing the National Anthem fills us with a charm and internal satisfaction.

8) The sweets are distributed among the students in many Schools and Collages.

9) The 24 spokes present in the wheel of Indian Flag are a symbol of patience, goodness, co-operation, love, respects, dedication, sacrifice etc.

10) Respecting our Flag also means praising and respecting our freedom fighters as well.


The national flag of India has played significant role in the life of every citizen by instilling the sense of pride and honour about the nation. Celebrating the Flag Adoption Day every year helps us in remembering the sacrifices made by millions of people for achieving the India’s independence from British rule. The Flag Adoption Day is celebrated across the length and breadth of the nation with the same spirit and enthusiasm by people from different cultures and traditions.

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