There are five triangles on the flag of Bahrain that form a serrated line. Each of these triangles represents one of the five pillars of Islam.
The Bahrain flag is very similar to the flag of Qatar and the red in the flag is said to be the traditional colour for flags in the Arabian states. The white on the left side is converged with the red and the five points represent the five pillars of Islam. xx
There are five white points on the flag of Bahrain. They symbolize the five pillars of Islam.
When the Bahrain flag was first introduced in 1820, it was designed as plain red. To distinguish it from other flags, a white vertical strip was added to the flag.In 1932, the white stripe was altered to a serrated edge, which originally consisted of 28 white points, then between 1972 and 2002 consisted of eight points.Since the adoption of a new flag in 2002, there have been five points on the flag, which represent the Five Pillars of Islam.
The oldest known flags of Bahrain were plain red. In 1820, Bahrain signed a treaty with the United Kingdom, and a white stripe was added to the flag to indicate the truce. In 1932, a serrated edge was added to distinguish the flag of Bahrain from those of its neighbors. The flag originally had twenty-eight white points, but this was reduced to eight in 1972. In 2002 the number of triangles was again reduced to five, so that each of the points could stand for one of the Five Pillars of Islam.
The colours of the Bahrain flag are red and white. The red, is the traditional colour of teh Arab states in the Gulf of Persia. The five white stripes on the flag represent the five pillars of Islam.
To represent the five continents
Bahrain's flag has two colors, red and white. White color covers 32.5 percent of the flag and red color covers 67.5 percent. The two colors are separated by a serrated line that has five triangles. These five triangles symbolize five pillars of Islam and white color was added to the flag after a truce between Bahrain and UK in 1820. Before that the flag had only one color.
The small star with five points is part of the constellation of the Southern Cross, which is visible only in the southern hemisphere to just north of the equator.
These represent the five pillars of Islam 1. there is only one God 2. pray five times a day 3. fast during Ramadan 4. pilgrimage to Mecca 5. charity as stipulated in the Qu'ran
The five continents.
The Olympic flag, which is used at the Olympic Games, shows five differently colored interlinked circles. The five rings represent the five continents of the world.