Emblem of Nagaland
Seal of Nagaland.svg
ArmigerThe Government of Nagaland
BlazonMithun bison proper

The Emblem of Nagaland is the official seal of the government of the Indian state of Nagaland.[1][2] It was designed by local artist Merimvü Doulo and was officially adopted in August 2005.[3]


The emblem of Nagaland is a circular seal depicting a Mithun bison standing on a green hilly landscape, surrounded by the motto "Unity" and the words "Government of Nagaland".[4][5]

Government banner

The Government of Nagaland can be represented by a banner displaying the emblem of the state on a white field.[6][7][8]

See also


  1. ^ "Home: Government of Nagaland : Official Portal". www.nagaland.gov.in. Archived from the original on 15 October 2018. Retrieved 14 October 2018.
  2. ^ "Emblem or Seal of the Government of Nagaland, India Editorial Image - Image of seal, india: 139997655".
  3. ^ "Basic Facts on Nagaland State Logo or Emblem". 12 November 2019.
  4. ^ "New state logo in Nagaland from Aug 15". 29 June 2005.
  5. ^ Dholabhai, Nishit (28 June 2005). "Kohima set to stamp out Ashoka". www.telegraphindia.com.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  6. ^ "The road not taken". The Statesman. 5 August 2019. Retrieved 23 June 2021.
  7. ^ "State Inauguration Day in Nagaland in 2021".
  8. ^ "Indian states since 1947".