Last modified: 2002-02-23 by phil nelson
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by Jaume Ollé
by Alvin Helms
The flag is said to have been in use during 1875-1879 Ryukyu Dynasty.
The blue, red and yellow whirl stands for beauty,humanity and tenderness which they believe are three goodness and white colour symbolizes pride of purity.
This is an historic flag in Okinawa.
Nozomi Kariyasu, 27 October 1999