Quick Answer: When should we hoist the national flag?

The flag hoisting ceremony on Independence Day takes place at the Red Fort in New Delhi followed by the PM’s address to the nation. Republic Day, on the other hand, is celebrated at Rajpath in the national capital followed by parades, tableau of the states, artillery display, etc and President’s address to the nation.

When should we hoist Indian flag?

It shall be flown from sunrise to sunset irrespective of weather conditions. The flag may be flown on such a building at night also, but this should be only on very special occasions. The National flag shall always be hoisted briskly and lowered slowly and ceremoniously.

What time should I hoist my flag?

Flag hoisting time

The flag hoisting event is set to take place at 8 am on Wednesday. The parade usually begins at 9 am and ends around 11.30 am.

On what occasions is the national flag hoisted?

Across the nation, the national flag is hoisted to commemorate the Independence Day (‘Azaadi Diwas’). However, on this occasion, it is equally relevant to note the basic difference between ‘hoisting’ the flag on Independence Day (August 15) and ‘unfurling’ the tri-colour on Republic Day (January 26).

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What is the rules of flag hoisting?

3.7 The Flag shall always be hoisted briskly and lowered slowly and ceremoniously. When the hoisting and the lowering of the Flag is accompanied by appropriate bugle calls, the hoisting and lowering should be simultaneous with the bugle calls.

Can we hoist Indian flag on 14th August?

Indian Flag Code – What is allowed

Any member of the public, private organisation or educational institution can display the flag on all days — ceremonial or otherwise — by maintaining its dignity and honour. Educational institutions can hoist the Tricolour to inspire respect.

Can I hoist flag at home?

The Indian flag code was modified on 26th January 2002 which finally allowed citizens of India to hoist the Indian flag over their homes, offices and factories on any day of the year. Section 2 of the new code accepts the right of all private citizens to fly the flag on their premises.

What is the time of 26 Jan parade?

Republic Day Parade 2022: Time

Following this, there is the marching of several regiments of the Army, Navy, and Air Force, along with their bands from the Rashtrapati Bhawan along the Rajpath, to India Gate and finally to Red Fort. The parade will begin at 10 AM.

Who hoist the flag on 26 January?

The unfurling of the national flag by the President of India is a big moment of the Republic Day celebrations on January 26. While on Independence Day, the Prime Minister hoists the tricolour, on January 26, it’s unfurled by the President.

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Who will hoist flag on 2021?

73rd Republic Day

The celebrations will kick off with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the National War Memorial in Delhi and hoisting the national flag at Rajpath.

At what events do we see the national flag of South Africa?

Freedom Day, 27 April is a ceremonial Day and the national flag should be flown to mark the occasion, whether or not it is normally flown. Apart from Freedom Day, the National Flag may be flown on special occasions on instructions from the Presidency.

Can national flag be hoisted at night?

Indian citizens can now fly the National Flag even at night.

This is subject to the condition that the flagpole is really tall and the flag itself well-illuminated.

What is the difference between flag hoisting on 15th Aug and 26th Jan?

Speaking of Independence and Republic Days, did you know that the Indian flag is ‘hoisted’ on Independence Day on August 15, and ‘unfurled’ on Republic Day on January 26? The difference is that on Independence Day, the flag is tied to the bottom of the flag pole and is ‘hoisted’ to the top.