The eight rays of the sun represent the eight provinces,Manila, Cavite,Bulacan, Nueva ecija,Tarlac, Laguna and Batangas.The 8 rays of the sun stands for the first eight provinces particularly in Luzon who revolted against the Spanish Government.
What do the 3 stars and the sun in the Philippine flag mean?
3 stars represent the to 3 Islands Luzon,Visayas and Mindanao are in one country.
What’s does the colors of the flag mean?
Blue color – Peace, Happiness, Joy, Trust and Justice. If the blue is on top Philippines is in peace Red color – War, Patriotism, and defence. It means we have to be ready for the big war.
The Philippines flag was designed by Gen. Emilio Aquinaldo and sewn by the 3 great women Marcela Marino de Agoncillo,Lorenza Agoncillo and Delfina Herbosa de Natividad in Hongkong prior to the proclamation of the Philippines Independence on June 1898. The flag was born with the passing of a great people, and the birth of a hero afterwards. It showed many battles,from Spanish conquerors to the American colonists, and the invading Japanese, but the Philippine flag kept standing and strong until now it was established with a global connection with all the countries in the whole world, every symbols and color of the Philippine flag has own meaning,like sun is the center of those stars the Philippines dream of identity and independence, and the blue simply claim the prosperous and peace of the country but without the red which mean Filipinos are ready to shade their blood and life to hold and compromises its freedom.