The State Emblem is an emblem of the state, city, property or origin which is painted on flags, coins, presses, state and different official documents.
National Anthem of Russia is actually an adoption of the Anthem of Soviet Union (the identical music however totally different lyrics). It has been established formally at 2000 by the invoice of Vladimir Putin and approval of State Duma of Russian Federation (Senate). Music was created by Alexander Alexandrov in 1939, lyrics – by Sergey Mikhalkov (the same poet who wrote lyrics of the Anthem of Soviet Union) in 2000.
In 1699, Russia’s first Emperor, Peter I (dominated 1682-1725) established the chivalric order of St.Andrew the First-Called, the patron saint of Russia. Almost immediately, the depictions of the regalia of the order (the cross and the collar) appeared as components of Russian state imagery. From the 19th century onwards, the chain of the order of St. Andrew formally became a obligatory factor of The large coat of arms of the Russian Empire . On the pinnacle of the workers, carried by the herald of the Order, the cross of St. Andrew is depicted in the centre of the Russian state emblem, the double-headed eagle.
Russian national emblem is Double-Headed Eagle. Actually, this image is very common – you’ll be able to meet it in the historical past of various countries. The oldest can be found at Hittite Empire (twentieth century BC). Then Double-Headed Eagle has been used on flags and banners of various nice Empires (Seljuk Empire, Holy Roman Empire and and many others.). After breaking of Roman Empire this emblem became a symbol of monarchy’s energy at Byzantine Empire (Palaiologos Dynasty).
After political marriage (1472) of Russian Tzar Ivan III to Sophia Palaiolognia (a niece of the last Byzantine emperor Constantine XI Palaiologos) Double-Headed Eagle has turn out to be an emblem of Russian Tzars as effectively. During the whole interval of existence of Russian Empire it was a symbol that Emperor is having authority over each secular and religious issues. Also it reveals the unity of the Asian and European components of Russia – one of an eagle’s head is seeking to the West, the opposite to the East, but generally they are united.