The courage metaphor: recent facts and history of Maldives Republic Flag
As history shows, there were many changes made regarding the national flag of Maldives mainly because of the different administrative forms and opinion of the leaders.
The flag mainly varied from red to red and green colours with crescent removal or addition. However, the most captivating facts and history of Maldives Republic Flag are related to the actual adopted flag: its significance is reach and touching.
The red colour frame surrounding the green rectangle with the vertical crescent represents the bravery of the nationís heroes to sacrifice their lives and blood for the nationís freedom. Through their courage, the green rectangle of peace and prosperity is protected from any danger.
And finally, in the middle of their every day existence and life as a nation, the white crescent, the known symbol of the Islam stands as the most precious thing to protect and keep them united as a nation.