Welcome to Japan
Country Coverage
Government
Government
Political Parties
Key Social Issues
Brand
Identity
Tourism Locations
Interesting Facts
Corporates , FAs
Corporates
Media
Funding Agencies
NGO Brands
NGO Brands
Agriculture
Blood Banks
Cancer
Child Health
Children
Climate Change
Disability
Education
Energy
Environment
GLBT
Health
HIV
Housing
Livelihood
Nutrition
Rural Development
Senior Citizens
Skill Development
Tribals
Urban Development
Water
Women
Youth

Nisshoki
(The rising sun flag. Also known as Hinomaru)

RATIO and POSITION
height : width = 2 : 3
the rising sun at the center of the flags
diameter : three-fifths of the flags' height

COLORING
base : white
the rising sun : deep red

Japan : National Anthem
Kimigayo wa
Chiyo ni yachiyo ni
Sazare-ishi no
Iwao to narite
Koke no musu made

English translation
May your reign
Continue for a thousand, eight thousand generations,
Until the pebbles
Grow into boulders
Lush with moss

Download Instrumental MP3 File (2.6MB)
Played by Japan Ground Self-Defense Force (Ministry of Defense)

Poetic English translation by Basil Hall Chamberlain
Thousands of years of happy reign be thine;
Rule on, my lord, until what are pebbles now
By ages united to mighty rocks shall grow
Whose venerable sides the moss doth line.

Capital
Tokyo

Kenkoku Kinen no Hi (Empire Day)
11 February

Population
126,476,461
See latest population

Police
Police

Helplines
Police   110
Ambulance / Fire -  119
Coast guard - 118
Tollfree Airline - 800-525-3663

Bordering countries
No Bordering Countries

Maritime boundaries

Our salute
Soldiers, Police, Below the poverty line people who live with humanity, Social workers, NGO Founders, Hospital staff, Health care workers, Chemists, Medicines, Trees, Forests, Medicinal plants, Rivers , Extinct animals, Homes, Climate, People working in crematorium
Global coverage
All countries
Government
Political parties
Social , Health, Climate issues
Brand
Identity
Tourism locations
Interesting facts
Corporates, FAs, NGO Brands
Corporates
Media
Funding agencies
NGO Brands
NGO Founders
Corporate Foundations
FAs by celebrities ?
FAs by philanthropists ?
FAs countrywise
All countries
Corporates, FAs, NGO Brands
Corporates
Media
Funding agencies
NGO Brands
NGO Founders
 
Corporate Foundations
FAs by celebrities
FAs by philanthropist
Greats
Nobel Laureates
Great People
Olympic Winners
Corporates
CSR of Fortune 500
CSR of Forbes 2000
CSR of S & P 500
CSR of Corporate Knights
Patent organisations
Stock exchanges
Business papers
Corporate News
Research annoucement
Webcasts
Seminars
Conferences
Workshops
Training programmes
Knowledge Bank : All need it.
Scientists
Discoveries
Greats all should know
Olympics gold medalists
Magsaysay Awardees
World Heritage sites
Rivers
Ashoka Fellows
Nobel's will (Not to be sponsored)
Knowledge
MBA Colleges
Medical Colleges
Law Colleges
Social Work Colleges
Catering colleges