The flag of Cusco has 7 horizontal stripes with all the colors of the rainbow: red, orange, yellow, green, indigo, blue and purple. This makes many tourists confuse this flag with LGTBIQ+ community flag which represents the fight of the lesbians, gays, transexuals, bisexuals, intersexuals and a long etc.
What is the rainbow flag used for?
The rainbow flag is a symbol of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) and queer pride and LGBT social movements. Also known as the gay pride flag or LGBT pride flag, the colors reflect the diversity of the LGBT community and the “spectrum” of human sexuality and gender.
What country’s flag has a rainbow in its seal?
Flag of Armenia
|Designed by||Stepan Malkhasyants|
|Variant flag of Armenia|
|Design||A horizontal tricolour of red, blue, and orange defaced with the Presidential seal at its centre.|
Did Incas have a flag?
So the Incas didn’t even have the custom of representing a nation or social group with a flag. About this, the most important historian in Peru, Maria Rostworowski, emphatically affirmed that this flag didn’t exist then and was never used by the Incas.
Who uses a rainbow flag?
The flag is used predominantly at gay pride events and in gay villages worldwide in various forms including banners, clothing and jewelry. Since the 1990s, its symbolism has been transferred to represent the extended “LGBT” (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) community.