“The state symbols are one of the unshakeable foundations of our state, our sovereignty. They express the sacred joining form of Independence”
The constitutional Law “About the state symbols of Republic of Kazakhstan” was passed on the 4th of June, 2007. The 4th of June is celebrated as day of the state symbols in Republic of Kazakhstan every year in accordance with this law.
The state symbols are one of the integral attributes of any state which embody its identity and sovereignty. The state symbols are the State Flag, the State Emblem and the State Anthem in Republic of Kazakhstan.
The State Flag of Republic of Kazakhstan.
The State Flag of Republic of Kazakhstan is a rectangular cloth of sky-blue color with a picture of the sun with rays in the center, the flying eagle under it. There is a vertical stripe with national ornament near flagstaff. Image of the sun, its rays, eagle and national ornament are gold.
Author of the State Flag of Republic of Kazakhstan is honoured art worker of Kazakhstan Shaken Niyazbekov.
The State Emblem of Republic of Kazakhstan.
The State Emblem of Republic of Kazakhstan has form of circle and it is an image of shanyrak against sku-blue background, uyks (holds) are dispersed in the form of sun rays from shanyrak. There are images of mythical winged horses on the right and left of shanyrak. There is a volume five-point star at the top part .There is an inscription “Kazakhstan” at the lower part. The image of star, shanyrak, uyks, mythical winged horses and also inscription “Kazakhstan” are gold.
Authors of the State Emblem of Republic of Kazakhstan are the famous architects Zhandarbek Malibekov and Shot-Aman Ualikhanov.
The State Anthem of Republic of Kazakhstan
The Anthem of Kazakhstan was first known as the song “My Kazakhstan” was approved by Parliament of country on President Nursultan Nazarbaev`s initiative on the 6th of June 2006. It sounded for the first time during the ceremonial inauguration of Head of State on the 11th of January, 2006.
Composer Shamshi Kaldayakov`s music and Zhumeken Nazhimedenov and Nursultan Nazarbaev`s words.