New Stamp Booklet – The Flag Of Jainism – By India Post
The flag of Jainism was first mentioned in a holy text dating 5th century (citation needed). It has five colours: Orange or Red, Yellow, White, Green and Black or dark blue.
It is also believed that the complexion of all the 24 Tirthankaras was of one of thes 5 colours. For instance, Chandraprabha and Pushpadanta were white, Munisuvrata and Neminatha were blue or dark colour, Padmaprabha and Vasupujya were red. Suparshvanatha and Parsva were green, while the remaining were golden or yellowish.
Year Of Issue:- July, 2016