Rajasthan State Symbols:
Rajasthan State Government have revealed these State symbols to be used in acceptable places and acceptable occasions to represent the state.
Following are the State Symbols of Rajasthan:
State Animal of Rajasthan (Livestock)
Camel is the official state Animal of Rajasthan.
- Camel was declared as State Animal is 19 September, 2014
- With this Rajasthan has two State Animals, Camel was declared as State Animal in Livestock Category.
State Animal of Rajasthan (Wildlife)
Chinkara is the official state Animal of Rajasthan.
- Chinkara was declared as State Animal in 1981
State Bird of Rajasthan
Godawan or Great Indian Bustard is the official state bird of Rajasthan.
- Godawan was declared as State bird in 1981.
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State Flower of Rajasthan
Rohida (Tecomella undulata) is the official state Flower of Rajasthan
- In 1983, Rohida was declared as the State Flower of Rajasthan.
- It is found mainly in Thar Desert, it is also known as Marwar Teak.
- Khejri was declared as State tree in 1981.
- It is also known as Kalp tree Shami, Janti (शमी, जांटी) in Rajasthan,
- Its flower is called minjhar (मींझर) and fruit is called Sangiri (सांगरी).
- Basketball was declared as State game in 1948.
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