The flag of Pakistan was officially adopted on August 14, 1947.
The symbolic flag of Pakistan uses white to represent non-Muslims within the country; green and white combined represent peace and economic success; the white crescent represents future progress, and the star is symbolic of knowledge.
Larger Pakistan flag
Pakistan Coat of Arms:
The national emblem of Pakistan was adopted in 1954. It features the green color of the flag, and the star and crescent symbols of Islam.
A shield is depicted in the center of the emblem featuring the four major crops of Pakistan: cotton, jute, tea and wheat.
Surrounding the shield is a floral wreath of Poet's Jasmine representing the Mughal heritage. Below the wreath is a scroll reading, "Iman, Ittehad, Nazm" ("Faith, Unity, Discipline").