Banner o Bhutan
The naitional banner o Bhutan is ane o the naitional seembols o the Himalayan Kinrick o Bhutan. The banner is based upon the tradition o the Drukpa Lineage o Tibetan Buddhism an features Druk, the Thunder Dragon o Bhutanese meethology. The basic design o the banner bi Mayum Choying Wangmo Dorji dates tae 1947. A version wis displayed in 1949 at the signin o the Indo-Bhutan Treaty. A seicont version wis introduced in 1956 for the visit o Druk Gyalpo Jigme Dorji Wangchuk tae eastren Bhutan; it wis based upon photos o its 1949 predecessor an featured a white Druk in place o the green oreeginal.
The Bhutanese subsequently redesigned their banner tae match the measurements o the banner o Indie, which they believed fluttered better than their awn. Ither modifications such as chyngin the red backgrund color tae orange led tae the current naitional banner, in uise syne 1969. The Naitional Assembly o Bhutan codified a code o conduct in 1972 tae formalize the banner's design establish protocol regardin acceptable banner sizes an conditions for flyin the banner.