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Indian States Symbols

India is huge and diverst country. India has 28 states and 8 union territories, for a total of 36 entities. India has national symbols like – National Flag , National Anthem , National Song , State Emblem , National Bird , National Animal , National Flower. Similarly various Indian states have their own identities and their own state symbols.

Each Indian state has its unique set of official symbols which represent the cultural heritage, identiy and history of respective state.

This section of static gk is very important section part of competitive exams like IAS, SSC, RRB, CPO, KVS, NVS, RPSC, TNSC, MPPSC, UPSC, Railways, Banking and so many other states and central government job entrance exams.

Here we compiled the list of States and their symbols. You can download pdf file of this article.

List of States and UT their Symbols

Andhra Pradesh

Title Symbol
State emblemEmblem of Andhra Pradesh
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State songMaa Telugu Thalliki
(To Our Mother Telugu)
State animalBlackbuck
State birdRose-ringed parakeet
State fishSnakehead Murrel
State flowerCommon jasmine
State fruitMango
State treeNeem

Arunachal Pradesh

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Arunachal Pradesh
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State animalMithun
State birdHornbill
State fishGolden Mahseer
State flowerfoxtail orchid
State treeHollong

Assam

TitleSymbol
State emblemUses the National Emblem of India
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State songO Mur Apunar Desh
(O My Endearing Country)
State animalIndian rhinoceros
State birdWhite-winged duck
State flowerFoxtail orchid
State treeHollong

Bihar

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Bihar
State songMere Bharat Ke Kanth Haar
(The Garland of My India)
State animalGaur (Mithun)
State birdHouse Sparrow
State fishWalking catfish
State flowerKachnar
State treePeepal tree
State fruitMango

Chattisgarh

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Chhattisgarh
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State songArpa Pairi Ke Dhar
(The Streams of Arpa and Pairi)
State animalWild buffalo
State birdHill myna
State flowerRhynchostylis gigantea
State treeSal

Goa

Title Symbol
State emblemEmblem of Goa
State mottoSarve bhadraṇi pasyantu ma kascidduḥkhamapnuyat
(May everyone see goodness, may none suffer any pain)
State animalGaur
State birdRuby Throated Yellow Bulbul
State fishGrey mullet/Shevtto in Konkani
State flowerJasmine
State heritage treeCoconut palm
State treeMatti Terminalia crenulata

Gujarat

TitleSymbol
State emblemUses the National Emblem of India
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State songJai Jai Garavi Gujarat
(Victory to Proud Gujarat!)
State animalAsiatic Lion
State birdGreater Flamingo
State flowerMarigold
State tree

Haryana

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Haryana
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State animalBlackbuck (kala hiran)
State birdBlack francolin
State fishOrangefin labeo
State flowerLotus
State treePeepal

Himachal Pradesh

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Himachal Pradesh
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State animalSnow leopard
State birdWestern tragopan
State fishGolden Mahseer
State flowerPink rhododendron
State treeDeodar cedar

Jharkhand

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Jharkhand
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State animalAsian elephant
State birdAsian koel
State flowerPalash
State treeSal

Karnataka

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Karnataka
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State songJaya Bharata Jananiya Tanujate
(Victory to you Mother Karnataka,
The Daughter of Mother India!)
State animalAsian elephant
State birdIndian roller
State butterflySouthern birdwing
State fishCarnatic carp
State flowerLotus
State treeSandalwood

Kerala

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Kerala
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State animalIndian elephant
State birdGreat hornbill
State fishGreen chromide
State flowerKanikonna
State fruitJackfruit
State treeCoconut tree

Madhya Pradesh

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Madhya Pradesh
State mottoSatyameva Jayate (Truth alone triumphs)
State songMera Madhya Pradesh (My Madhya Pradesh)
State animalBarasingha
State birdIndian paradise flycatcher
State fishMahsheer
State flowerMadonna lily
State treeBanyan tree

Maharashtra

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Maharashtra
State mottoPratipaccandralekheva vardhiṣṇurvisva vandita maharaṣṭrasya rajyasya mudra bhadraya rajate
(The glory of this seal of the Government of Maharashtra will grow like the first day moon. It will be worshipped by the world and will shine only for the well being of its people.)
State animalIndian giant squirrel
State birdYellow-footed green pigeon
State butterflyBlue Mormon
State fishRohu
State flowerPride of India/Jarul
State treeMango Tree

Manipur

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Manipur
State mottoKanglasha
(The Dragon Lord)
State songSana Leibak Manipur
(Manipur, Land of Gold)
State animalSangai
State birdNongin
State fishPengba
State flowerSiroi lily
State treeUningthou

Meghalaya

TitleSymbol
State emblemUses the National Emblem of India
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State animalClouded leopard
State birdHill myna
State flowerLady’s Slipper Orchid
State treeGamhar

Mizoram

TitleSymbol
State emblemUses the National Emblem of India
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State animalHimalayan serow
State birdMrs. Hume’s pheasant
State fishBurmese kingfish
State flowerRed Vanda
State treeIndian rose chestnut

Nagaland

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Nagaland
State mottoUnity
State animalMithun
State birdBlyth’s tragopan
State fishChocolate mahseer
State flowerTree rhododendron
State treeAlder

Odisha

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Odisha
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State songBande Utkala Janani
(I Adore Thee, O Mother Utkala!)
State animalSambar deer
State birdIndian roller
State fishMahanadi mahseer
State flowerAshoka tree
State treeSacred fig

Punjab

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Punjab
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State animalBlackbuck
State aquatic animalIndus River dolphin
State birdBaaz
State flowerGladiolus
State treeSheesham

Rajasthan

TitleSymbol
State emblemUses the National Emblem of India
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State animalChinkara
State birdIndian bustard
State flowerRohida
State heritage animalDromedary camel
State plantCactus
State treeKhejri

Sikkim

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Sikkim
State mottoKham sum wangdu
(Conqueror of the three worlds)
State animalRed panda
State birdBlood pheasant
State FishCopper Mahseer / Katley
State flowerNoble dendrobium
State treeRhododendron

Tamilnadu

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Tamil Nadu
State mottoVaymaiye vellum
(Truth alone triumphs)
Carries a similar meaning to the National Motto of India.
State songTamil Thai Valthu
(Invocation to Tamil Mother)
State animalNilgiri tahr
State birdEmerald dove
State butterflyTamil yeoman
State flowerGloriosa lily
State fruitJackfruit
State treePalm tree

Telangana

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Telangana
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State songJaya Jaya He Telangana
(Victory to Mother Telangana!)
State animalSpotted deer
State birdIndian roller
State fishSnakehead Murrel
State flowerTangidi Puvvu
State fruitMango
State treeJammi Chettu

Tripura

TitleSymbol
State emblemUses the National Emblem of India
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State animalPhayre’s leaf monkey
State birdGreen imperial pigeon
State fishPabda
State flowerIndian rose chestnut
State fruitQueen pineapple
State treeAgarwood

Uttar Pradesh

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Uttar Pradesh
State motto
State animalBarasingha
State birdSarus crane
State fishChital
State flowerPalash
State treeAshoka

Uttrakhand

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Uttarakhand
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State songUttarakhand Devabhumi Matribhumi
(Uttarakhand, Land of the Gods, O Motherland!)
State animalAlpine musk deer
State birdHimalayan monal
State fishGolden mahseer
State butterflyCommon peacock
State flowerBrahma Kamal
State treeBurans

West Bengal

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of West Bengal
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State animalFishing cat
State birdWhite-throated kingfisher
State fishIlish
State flowerNight-flowering jasmine
State treeChatim tree

Union Territories

Andaman and Nicobar Islands

TitleSymbol
State emblemUses National Emblem of India
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State animalDugong sea cow
State birdAndaman wood pigeon
State flowerAndaman Pyinma
State treeAndaman Redwood

Chandigarh

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Chandigarh
State motto
State animalIndian grey mongoose
State birdIndian grey hornbill
State flowerDhak flower
State treeMango tree

Dadra and Nagar Haveli & Daman and Diu

TitleSymbol
State emblemUses the National Emblem of India
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State animalNot designated
State birdNot designated
State flowerNot designated
State treeNot designated

Delhi

TitleSymbol
State emblemUses the National Emblem of India
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State animalNilgai
State birdHouse sparrow
State flowerAlfalfa
State treeFlamboyant

Jammu and Kashmir

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Jammu and Kashmir
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State animalKashmir stag
State birdKalij pheasant
State fishGolden Mahseer
State flowerCommon rhododendron
State treeChinar

Ladakh

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Ladakh
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State animalSnow leopard
State birdBlack-necked crane
State flowerTo be determined
State treeTo be determined

Lakshadweep

TitleSymbol
State emblemEmblem of Lakshadweep
State motto
State animalButterfly fish
State birdBrown noddy
State flowerNeelakurinji
State treeBread fruit

Puducherry

TitleSymbol
State emblemUses the National Emblem of India
State mottoSatyameva Jayate
(Truth alone triumphs)
State songTamil Thai Valthu
(Invocation to Tamil Mother)
State animalIndian palm squirrel
State birdKoel
State flowerCannonball
State treeBael fruit tree

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