A vertical triband of red, blue, and red (hoist to fly). Centred on the hoist-side red band, the Soyombo symbol in yellow.
The Soyombo symbol used by the Mongolian government is a special character from the Soyombo alphabet and derived from the Sanskrit 'svayambhu' meaning 'self-created'. In the context of national imagery, it is a symbol of freedom and independence. There are two variations of the symbol in the Soyombo alphabet. They are used to mark the start and end of text,