his is the national symbols page. this is what the phillipines flag looks like. the three start represents the three main regions. They are the called luzon, visayas, and mindanao. the eight primary rays of the golden sun in the flag represents the country's first group of provinces that started the 1896 phillipine revolution against spain. the white triangle stands for equality and fraternity. the blue band stands for peace and justice. the red band stands for courage. the national anthem is called lupang hinirang. the national bird is the phillipine eagle. the national animal is a carabou. the national fish is bangus.