Symbols, awards, holidays
At present, the use of the State Flag and the Coat of Arms of the Republic of Tatarstan as well as playing of the State Anthem of the Republic of Tatarstan are regulated by the Law about state symbols of the Republic of Tatarstan.
The National Flag of the Republic of Tatarstan
The national Flag of the Republic of Tatarstan represents rectangle cloth with horizontal strips of green, white and red colours. The white strip makes 1/15 width a flag and is located between equal in width the strips of green and red colours. A green strip is above.
The relation of width of a flag to its length - 1:2.
The author of The National Flag of the Republic of Tatarstan is T.G. Khaziakhmetov.
The State Emblem of the Republic of Tatarstan
The State Emblem of the Republic of Tatarstan represents the image of a winged leopard with a round shield on one side, with the raised right forepaw on a background of a disk of the sun placed in a frame from the Tatar national ornament in which basis an inscription "Tatarstan", wings consist of seven feathers, the socket on a shield consists of eight petals.
In colour depiction of the State Emblem of the Republic of Tatarstan the sun is red, the leopard, his wings and the socket on a board are white, the frame is green, the shield, the ornament on the frame and the inscription "Tatarstan" are golden.
The authors of the State Emblem of the Republic of Tatarstan are N.G. Khanzafarov (idea), and R.Z. Fakhrutdinov (performance).
The National Anthem of the Republic of Tatarstan
The music was written by Rustem Yakhin. Lyrics by Ramazan Baitimerov, translation into Russian by Filipp Piraev.