Brunei National Anthem

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Anthem History

Music by: Haji Awang Besar Sagap


Lyric by: Yura Halim

Adopted in 1951

Anthem Lyrics

Allah Peliharakan Sultan



Ya Allah lanjutkanlah Usia


Kebawah Duli Yang Maha Mulia


Adil berdaulat menaungi nusa


Memimpin rakyat kekal bahagia


Hidup sentosa Negara dan Sultan


Ilahi selamatkan Brunei Darussalam

Anthem Lyrics English

God Bless His Majesty



God Bless His Majesty


With A Long Life


Justly And Nobly Rule The Kingdom


And Lead Our People Happily Forever


Peacefully Be, The Kingdom and Sultan


Lord, Save Brunei, The Abode of Peace

Brunei Flag

Brunei Flag

Flag History The colors are those of the flags of the pricipal signatories to the agreement between Brunei and the United Kingdom: yellow - the sultan, Pengiran Bendahara - white and Pengiran Pemancha - black. The mast and pedestal represent the three levels of governement and the four feathers symbolize justice, tranquillity, peace and prosperity. THe hands represent that the government preservs and promotes the welfare of the citizens. The crescent symbolizes Islam, the state religion.
Flag Date of Adoption 29 September 1959
Flag Symbolism yellow with two diagonal bands of white (top, almost double width) and black starting from the upper hoist side; the national emblem in red is superimposed at the center; the emblem includes a swallow-tailed flag on top of a winged column within an upturned crescent above a scroll and flanked by two upraised hands. The state motto is written in Arabic script means “ Always render service by God's guidance.” The name of the state appears on the ribbon.

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