The flag of Namibia was adopted on 21 March1990 and its main colour is got from the flag of West Africa People's Organization (SWAPO), a Liberation movement in Namibia .It was on this day South West Africa got its independence as Republic of Namibia.
The flag of Namibia has a narrow white band with a broad red streak or band in between thus diagonally separating the flag from lower raise corner to upper fly corner. The triangle close to the hoist side is blue in colour whereas the lower fly-side is green colour.There is a sharp yellow sun representing life and energy in the blue triangle which is 12 rayed and is also used to signify power and existence. According to the Hindu religion, Sun is one of the Dev or Gods among five Gods or the Panchadev .The history of the worship of the sun is connected with ancient Vedic rituals. There are five different colours used in this flag in which green is a symbol of cultivation and growth of plants ,blue stands for the sky ,rain and water.The white streak bordering the red band is a symbol of tranquility and harmony.
The sun is taken as the head of the planets and a symbol of the soul. Similarly, the moon is taken as the head of the asteroids and a symbol of the heart. The flag is formed by two triangles. In the top triangle is a 12 rayed sun which is white. The sun in the lower part has 12 triangles altogether. The sun is the heavenly symbol of fire. It is even the symbol of life because it provides the heat necessary for living beings. It soaks up the water and gives it back in the form of rain, making food production possible on earth. It stands for the primary karmic shaping that is to be pubundergone in this lifetime. We respond at the deepest level through the filter of our Sun Sign, which is a mark of the soul's developmental needs in this incarnation. Even the 12 signs of the zodiac and the 12 months are related to the movement of the sun. There are 2 triangles one on the upper hoist side and the other one in the lower fly side. Individuation is the dynamic of the triangle according to astrology and it signifies the daring personality of the people of Namibia.
The green colour of the flag signifies that the people of Namibia is supposed to be very sympathetic, steadfast and restrained. It also indicates the soothing nature of the people. The green colour symboliseslife, growth and rebirth.Green color is a Virgo shade. It is supposed to instill self-confidence and helps steady nerves. Green aids balance in all things and is a typical healing hue. Green is excellent for calming frayed nerves. Red is active, daring, passionate, and optimistic. It enhances alertness and encourages activity. Red is held to be the most intense colour, the furthest from both black and white, and it is noteworthy that those languages which only have words for three basic colours always select black, white, and red. The red colour according to astrology signifies passion, warmth, vigor, strength and vitality which are also the nature of the Namibians. Red being related to fire and blood it is considered to be symbol of heat. It is even believed that red is the first color used by human beings. Blue is idealistic, rational, honest, and tranquil. The blue colour is also considered more sociable. The colour blue and its importance was derived from the skin colour of Lord Krishna, who is revered as the divine flute player. The special energy of the second Moon was considered 'blue' or divine by Indian religious scholars and priests. Blue symbolizes knowledge, wisdom, honesty, tranquility, and peace. Blue is a symbol of cold for it is related to sky and deep sea. The white colour is precise, critical, and sincere and in the Namibians flag it is used as the symbol of purity.
Numerology is any of many systems, traditions or beliefs in a mystical or esoteric relationship between numbers and physical objects or living things. According to numerologists, each number possesses a certain power that exists in the occult connection between the relations of things and the principles in nature which they express. In numerology the sun which is 1 in number signifies the leadership skills, goal-oriented, strong will power, and courageous, unconventional, inventive and creative skills of the people of Namibia. The 2 triangles of the flag in numerology denote the gentle, subtle, cooperative and loving nature of people. The three points in the triangle and the 3 number of stripes in numerology denotes the trinity, friendly, very positive and optimistic, inspirational, motivating, enthusiastic and uplifting nature of the people. According to numerology Namibia is denoted by the number 4 which signifies the people as practical, detail-oriented, organized, orderly, systematic, methodical, precise, reliable, punctual, dependable, honest, and trustworthy, without artifice.