Kingdom of Indradhanush
Motto: Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam
The world is one family.
and largest city
|Religion||No official state religion|
|Chandrachur I (current)|
• Privy Council President
• Chief Justice of Indradhanush
|Monarch of Indradhanush|
• Speaker of Parliament
|Legislature||Parliament of Indradhanush|
• Independence of Indradhanush
|13 February 2021|
• Name change to Kingdom of Indradhanush
|30 July 2021 |
|0.1 km2 (0.039 sq mi)|
• Water (%)
• 2021 census
|Currency||Indian rupee (INR ₹ [b])|
|Time zone||UTC+05:30 (IST) |
DST was not observed
|Drives on the||left|
The Kingdom of Indradhanush (in-dra-dha-nush (Listen) (help·info)) lit. Rainbow (Hindi: इंद्रधनुष राज्य , Bengali: ইন্দ্রধনুষ রাজ্য ), more commonly known as simply Indradhanush or informally Rainbow[c], is a sovereign state[d], called a micronation by external observers, consisting of multiple non-contiguous pieces of land, with its mainland located within Bengaluru, India. It was founded on 13 February 2021. The Kingdom's form of government is an absolute monarchy, defined by the Constitution of Indradhanush. It was solely based on a monarchy as it is the most common government system within micronationalism. The mainland consists of one city—the capital and most populous Chandril City. There is 1 Overseas Territory- Hibernia. It also has a Special Administrative Region called Wisea.
The locality in which Indradhanush is located (Kudlu) first emerged when Jyothi Labs set up a factory for their famous brand, Ujala. The factory was eventually demolished due to environmental concerns. The construction of the factory led to the creation of various pharmacies and clinics. Due to Kudlu having various empty plots, BBMP decided to set up a waste management factory, known as KCDC. Zee Learn Ltd later set up a Mount Litera Zee School. Eventually, Kudlu became more and more residential. The residents started to protest about the stench from the KCDC Compost plant. Various outdoor activities have been suspended in the Mount Litera Zee School, Kudlu due to it. .
The name "Indradhanush" was derived from the Hindi word Indradhanush meaning rainbow. The name was proposed on 11 February 2020, by Chandrachur Basu.
- 13 February 2021 - 30 July 2021 - State of Indradhanush
- 30 July 2021 - present day - Kingdom of Indradhanush
Indradhanush can though be written as the conjoined words of "Indra" and "Dhanush". Indra, referring to the ancient Vedic deity in Hinduism. He is the king of Svarga (Heaven) and the Devas (gods). He is associated with lightning, thunder, storms, rains, river flows and war. Indra's mythology and powers are similar to other Indo-European deities such as Jupiter, Perun, Perkunas, Zalmoxis, Taranis, Zeus, and Thor, suggesting a common origin in Proto-Indo-European mythology. and Dhanush meaning Bow in Hindi. So Indradhanush means Indra's bow.
The unofficial microcode of the Kingdom of Indradhanush is IH. KOI and COI are also used sometimes.
The State of Indradhanush
The State of Indradhanush declared independence on 13 February 2021.
The Indradhanushian history can be divided based on the ruling of the Kings of Indradhanush, which are as follows:-
- Chandrachur I
- Aircraft I
- Chandrachur II
The coronation of Chandrachur Basu happened on 13 February 2021. It was a solemn ceremony due to the COVID-19 pandemic. He decided to adopt his surname as his regnal name. The full style of him after his coronation is:-
"His Majesty Basu I, of the State of Indradhanush, Sovereign of Chandril City, Carreville and Gadinagar, Defender of the Constitution and all faiths, Sovereign of the Privy Council, Supreme Commander of the Army, Navy and Airforce of Indradhanush, Sovereign and Grand Master of Order of Chandrachur I"
After the coronation, Basu I went to work. He immediately started to construct Indradhanush and its government. Under his reign, Hibernia was annexed. The diplomatic sphere was expanded. On one fine Sunday, the server of Indradhanush was raided. He couldn't do anything since his laptop was on charge at that time. He dealt with it the next day. He later said that this was the result of his karma and Newton's 3rd Law of Motion. He applied for the GUM for observership and the CA for membership.
He abdicated on 24th February 2021, after ruling for just 11 days due to his failure of admitting Indradhanush into the GUM due to his past actions. He declared that fellow Privy Council, Aircraft[e], be the next king.
Aircraft[f], became the King of Indradhanush on the same day.
The announcement was the first and only declaration by His Majesty Aircraft, he announced,
Indradhanush is no longer a nation situated within Asia. It is now a nation with a global presence.
— His Majesty Aircraft I on the #announcements channel in Indradhanush, 25 February 2021
This was a major change from the isolationist domestic and foreign policy that the country was following.
Coup d'état by Basu
On 26 February 2021, Chandrachur Basu did a coup d'état on HM Aircraft I and crowned himself King of Indradhanush.
After the Coup'd'etat
Chandrachur Basu was impressed with the announcement that Aircraft made. He was forced to agree and changed the foreign policy of Indradhanush.
This era was the prosperous or the golden era of Indradhanush. Under this, major reforms were done by Chandrachur I such as the merger of Wisea into Indradhanush, annexation of Hibernia, creation of the orders, decorations, and medals of Indradhanush etc. He appointed Zarel Smith as Prime Minister. He also applied for the Micronational Assembly and proposed the MID Act.
Chandrachur I, decided to take a break as he had exams within a few days. He decided he needed a regent for a temporary basis. So, in the night, he appointed Michal Nowacki, as King of Indradhanush by taking the following announcement:-
I declare His Excellency Nowacki as King of Indradhanush till further notice.
— His Majesty Chandrachur I on the #announcements channel in Indradhanush
Dark Ages or the Regency Era
The Dark Ages or the Regency Era began right after the Nowacki Crisis. Chandrachur Basu decided to propose an impeachment motion against himself in the Privy Council of Indradhanush. The vote went like this:-
It was eventually decided to appoint John Lakes as the next king. The first thing he did was dissolve the nation. The reason he gave was that he was more involved in his own nation, the Republic of Floriland.
- Note: This section will remain cursory until the era draws to a close.
On 30 July 2021, Chandrachur Basu decided to revive the country. He finished his coronation ceremony in the country of NoboBangla. He then passed a royal decree which appointed Nafiz Morshalin, replacing Zarel Smith as the Prime Minister of Indradhanush. He resigned after 4 days becoming the shortest-term serving PM. He suggested that his brother serve as Prime Minister. Chandrachur Basu agreed and hence, Nabin Mutakin is now the current Prime Minister of Indradhanush.
His Majesty Chandrachur I then passed a royal decree on 11 August 2021, highlighting the goals of the nation. He then passed a huge royal decree on 16 August 2021, containing 20 points. It is the longest royal decree ever passed in Indradhanush. On 7 September 2021, Chandrachur Basu passed a royal decree introducing the concept of ambassadors to the country. Indradhanush became an observer in the Cupertino Alliance on 10 September 2021. On 11 September 2021, in a surprise announcement, His Majesty Chandrachur Basu changed the Prime Minister to Wisest. On 16 September 2021, he completed 200 days of his reign as Monarch of Indradhanush.
|Administrative Regions of Indradhanush|
|Flag||Name||Shortcode||Shortname||Capital||Macronational Location||Population||Languages spoken||Representative|
|Chandril City||CCY||Chandril||Chandril City||India||3||Hindi, Bengali, English||Chandrachur I|
|Hibernia||HIB||Hibernia||Honardi||Ireland||2||English, Irish||Sam Rens|
|Wisea||WSA||Wisea||Wisea City||Canada||3||English, French||John Lakes|
Climate of Indradhanush
Chandril City, is located in the city of Bangalore and hence has a tropical savanna climate (Köppen climate classification Aw) with distinct wet and dry seasons. Due to its high elevation due to the Nandi Hills, Chandril City usually enjoys a more moderate climate throughout the year, although occasional heat waves can make summer somewhat uncomfortable. The coolest month is January with an average low temperature of 15.1 °C (59.2 °F) and the hottest month is April with an average high temperature of 35 °C (95 °F). The highest temperature ever recorded in Bangalore is 39.2 °C (103 °F) (recorded on 24 April 2016) as there was a strong El Niño in 2016. There were also unofficial records of 41 °C (106 °F) on that day. The lowest ever recorded is 7.8 °C (46 °F) in January 1884. Winter temperatures rarely drop below 14 °C (57 °F), and summer temperatures seldom exceed 36 °C (97 °F). Chandril City receives rainfall from both the northeast and the southwest monsoons as well as from cyclones that attack the Tamil Nadu coast, for example Cyclone Gaja. The wettest months are September, October and August, in that order. The summer heat is moderated by fairly frequent thunderstorms, which occasionally cause power outages and local flooding. Most of the rainfall occurs during late afternoon/evening or night and rain before noon is infrequent. November 2015 (290.4 mm) was recorded as one of the wettest months in Bangalore with heavy rains causing severe flooding in some areas, and closure of a number of organisations for over a couple of days. The heaviest rainfall recorded in a 24-hour period is 179 millimetres (7 in) recorded on 1 October 1997.
|Climate data for Chandril City|
|Record high °C (°F)||32.8
|Average high °C (°F)||27.9
|Average low °C (°F)||15.8
|Record low °C (°F)||7.8
|Average Rainfall mm (inches)||1.9
|Average relative humidity (%)||41||32||29||35||47||62||65||67||64||65||61||53||52|
|Average rainy days||0.2||0.4||1.1||3.1||6.7||6.2||7.2||9.9||9.8||8.3||3.8||1.4||58.1|
|Source no. 1: IMD|
|Source no. 2: NOAA (sun: 1971–1990)|
The climate of Hibernia is mild, humid and changeable with abundant rainfall and a lack of temperature extremes. Hibernia's climate is defined as a temperate oceanic climate, or Cfb on the Köppen climate classification system, a classification it shares with most of northwest Europe. It receives generally warm summers and cool winters.
As Hibernia is downwind of a large ocean, it is considerably milder in winter than other locations at the same latitude, for example Newfoundland in Canada or Sakhalin in Russia. The Atlantic overturning circulation, which includes ocean currents such as the North Atlantic Current and Gulf Stream, releases additional heat over the Atlantic, which is then carried by the prevailing winds towards Ireland, giving Ireland a milder climate than other temperate oceanic climates at similar latitudes, for example Seattle in the United States.
January and February are the coldest months of the year, and mean daily air temperatures fall between 5 and 8 °C (41.0 and 46.4 °F) during these months. July and August are the warmest, with mean daily temperatures of 14 to 16 °C (57.2 to 60.8 °F), whilst mean daily maximums in July and August vary from 17 to 18 °C (62.6 to 64.4 °F) near the coast, to 19 to 20 °C (66.2 to 68.0 °F) inland. The sunniest months are May and June, with an average of five to seven hours sunshine per day. Though extreme weather events in Ireland are comparatively rare when compared with other countries in the European continent, they do occur. Atlantic depressions, occurring mainly in the months of December, January and February, can occasionally bring winds of up to 160 km/h or 99 mph to Western coastal counties, with the winter of 2013/14 being the stormiest on record. During the summer months, and particularly around late July/early August, thunderstorms can develop.
|Climate data for Hibernia|
|Record high °C (°F)||17.5
|Average high °C (°F)||8.1
|Daily mean °C (°F)||5.3
|Average low °C (°F)||2.4
|Record low °C (°F)||-15.6
|Average Precipitation mm (inches)||62.6
|Average relative humidity (%)||80.6||75.7||71.0||68.3||68.0||68.3||69.0||69.3||71.5||75.1||80.3||83.1||73.3|
|Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm)||12||10||11||10||11||10||10||11||10||11||11||12||129|
|Average snowy days||4.6||4.2||2.8||1.2||0.2||0.0||0.0||0.0||0.0||0.0||0.8||2.9||16.6|
|Source no. 1: Met Éireann|
|Source no. 2: European Climate Assessment & Dataset|
|Climate chart (explanation)|
Wisea is located in the city of Toronto which has a hot summer humid continental climate (Köppen: Dfa), until the 20th century on the threshold of a warm summer humid continental climate (Dfb) but still found in the metropolitan region, with warm, humid summers and cold winters. According to the classification applied by Natural Resources Canada, the city of Toronto is in plant hardiness zone 7a, with some suburbs & nearby towns having lower zone ratings.
The city experiences four distinct seasons, with considerable variance in length. As a result of the rapid passage of weather systems (such as high- and low-pressure systems), the weather is variable from day to day in all seasons. Owing to urbanization and its proximity to water, Toronto has a fairly low diurnal temperature range. The denser urbanscape makes for warmer nights year round; the average nighttime temperature is about 3.0 °C (5.40 °F) warmer in the city than in rural areas in all months. However, it can be noticeably cooler on many spring and early summer afternoons under the influence of a lake breeze, since Lake Ontario is cool relative to the air during these seasons. These lake breezes mostly occur in summer, bringing relief on hot days. Other low-scale maritime effects on the climate include lake-effect snow, fog, and delaying of spring- and fall-like conditions, known as seasonal lag.
Winters are cold with frequent snow. During the winter months, temperatures are usually below 0 °C (32 °F). Toronto winters sometimes feature cold snaps when maximum temperatures remain below −10 °C (14 °F), often made to feel colder by wind chill. Occasionally, they can drop below −25 °C (−13 °F). Snowstorms, sometimes mixed with ice and rain, can disrupt work and travel schedules, while accumulating snow can fall anytime from November until mid-April. However, mild stretches also occur in most winters, melting accumulated snow. The summer months are characterized by very warm temperatures. Daytime temperatures are usually above 20 °C (68 °F), and often rise above 30 °C (86 °F). However, they can occasionally surpass 35 °C (95 °F) accompanied by high humidity. Spring and autumn are transitional seasons with generally mild or cool temperatures with alternating dry and wet periods. Daytime temperatures average around 10 to 12 °C (50 to 54 °F) during these seasons.
Precipitation is fairly evenly distributed throughout the year, but summer is usually the wettest season, the bulk falling during thunderstorms. The average yearly precipitation is about 831 mm (32.7 in), with an average annual snowfall of about 1,220 mm (48 in). Toronto experiences an average of 2,066 sunshine hours or 45% of daylight hours, varying between a low of 28% in December to 60% in July.
Government and military
The Kingdom of Indradhanush is an absolute monarchy. As the nation follows the Westminster model of Parliamentary democracy despite the executive under the monarch playing a largely significant role in the decision making process, there exists the three pillars of democracy - executive, legislature and judiciary as written in the Constitution of Indradhanush.
The monarch is the executive head of state and is also considered as a co-head of government especially considering their role in the government and the matters related to the cabinet.
The Prime Minister of Indradhanush is the head of government of Indradhanush who serves as the principal representative of the monarch to the government's business. The prime minister is actually the leader of the party in majority or coalition in the Parliament of Indradhanush to which the members are elected through a direct election. The prime minister leads an union council of ministers, which comprises of the union cabinet and the other ministers and serves as a body of collective responsibility. The monarch appoints the prime minister upon being pleased that the individual to be appointed as the prime minister commands a simple majority of his people in terms of the members in the parliament. The prime minister can be removed through a vote of no-confidence motion in the parliament.
The Privy Council of Indradhanush or His/ Her Majesty's Privy Council is a formal body of advisers to the monarch of Indradhanush and its membership comprises of the senior royalties, senior politicians from the government and the opposition, chiefs of defence bodies, senior diplomats and influential figures within the nation. The institution's main function is to provide a non-binding advice to the monarch in their exercising of powers and duties of the Throne or on any matter which may be brought by the monarch to their attention. The members of the council are referred to as Privy Councillors of the monarch.
The legislature of Indradhanush is a unicameral body referred to as the Parliament of Indradhanush. The parliament is the sole law making institution within the nation and is comprised of the citizens of the nation. The membership of the parliament is based on proportional representation and the constituencies are the 3 territories of Indradhanush, that is Wisea, Hibernia and Chandril City. The main purpose of the legislature is to formulate laws, budgets, bills, etc. for the progress and well-being of the people and the nation. The prime minister is the chief representative of the monarch and the government in the house of the legislature and is the leader of the house, and is chosen amongst the citizens by the Monarch.
The monarch is the executive head of state and is also considered as a co-head of government especially considering their role in the government and the matters related to the cabinet. The current monarch of Indradhanush is Chandrachur I. The Prime Minister of Indradhanush is the head of government of Indradhanush who serves as the principal representative of the monarch to the government's business. The prime minister is actually the leader of the party in majority or coalition in the Parliament of Indradhanush to which the members are elected through a direct election. The prime minister leads an union council of ministers, which comprises of the union cabinet and the other ministers and serves as a body of collective responsibility. The monarch appoints the prime minister upon being pleased that the individual to be appointed as the prime minister commands a simple majority of his people in terms of the members in the parliament. The prime minister can be removed through a vote of no-confidence motion in the parliament.
Indradhanush has a one tier unitary independent judiciary comprising of the Supreme Court of Indradhanush, headed by the Chief Justice of Indradhanush. The Chief Justice is appointed by the Monarch. The supreme court has original jurisdiction over cases involving fundamental rights and over disputes between people and the government. It has the power to strike down the laws which contravene the constitution, and invalidate any government action it deems unconstitutional. The current Chief Justice of Indradhanush is John Lakes.
The Kingdom of Indradhanush has established and maintains diplomatic relations with many other micronations from all over the world. All matters related to diplomacy are administered by the Office of the Chief Diplomat and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The State distinguish two types of diplomatic relations, formal, which are obtained via treaty, and informal, specified by documents of common micronational organizations.
The Kingdom tries to keep its foreign policy as neutral as possible, and solve conflicts and disputes diplomatically. The nations is a signatory of the Wrythe Convention as well as other conventions and strictly adheres to its terms and conditions while maintaining diplomatic relations.
Members of the Government
HM Chandrachur I, Founder and Monarch of Indradhanush Wisest, 1st Duke of Swivelter, Current Prime Minister of Indradhanush Esty Carpentieri, Speaker of Parliament
This list consists of all such occasions that are celebrated in the Kingdom of Indradhanush.
|Date||Name of the event||Description|
|1 January||New Year's Day||The first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar.|
|26 January||Indian Republic Day||Holiday commemorating the establishment of the Republic of India in 1950.|
|8 March||International Women's Day||International Women's Day is a global holiday celebrated annually on March 8 to commemorate women's cultural, political, and socioeconomic achievements. It is also a focal point in the women's rights movement, bringing attention to issues such as gender equality, reproductive rights, and violence against women.|
|29 March||Holi||Holi is a popular ancient Hindu festival, also known as the "festival of spring", the "festival of colours", and the "festival of love". The festival signifies the triumph of good over evil.|
|2 April||Good Friday||Christian holiday commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus and his death at Calvary.|
|4 April||Easter||festival and holiday commemorating the resurrection of Jesus from the dead.|
|15 April||Bangla Noboborsho||The first day of the year on the Bengali calendar.|
|1 May||International May Day||Honors the contributions that workers have made to the country's strength, prosperity, and well-being.|
|19 May (2021, varies by year)||Buddha Purnima||Buddhist religious festival celebrated commemorating the birth of the Prince Siddhartha Gautama, later known as the Gautama Buddha, the founder of Buddhism.|
|24 May (2021, varies by year)||Eid al-Fitr||Religious Festival celebrated by Muslims worldwide that marks the end of the holy month-long dawn-to-sunset fasting of Ramadan
It is also called the Festival of Breaking the Fast.
|31 July (2021, varies by year)||Eid ul-Zuha||Religious festival celebrated by Muslims to honour the willingness of Ibrahim to sacrifice his son Ismael as an act of obedience to God's command.
It is called the Feast of the Sacrifice.
|15 August||Indian Independence Day||Holiday celebrated to commemorate India's becoming an independent nation after 200 years of Imperial British rule.|
|11-15 October (2021, varies by year)||Durga Puja||Annual Hindu festival originating in the Indian subcontinent which reveres and pays homage to the Hindu goddess, Durga.|
|5 November (2021, varies by year)||Diwali||Generally a 5 day-long Hindu religious festival celebrating to mark the spiritual "victory of light over darkness, good over evil, and knowledge over ignorance".
It is called as the Festival of Lights
|19 November (2021, varies by year)||Guru Nanak Gurpurab||Festival celebrates the birth of the first Sikh guru, Guru Nanak.|
|25 December||Christmas||Annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ.|
The culture of the Kingdom of Indradhanush has a strong influence from the culture of India in Chandril City, Canada in Wisea and Ireland in Hibernia. Indradhanush had always played an important role in promoting the three countries' rich culture, traditions, and heritage.
Education in Indradhanush
The education of Indradhanush is monopolized by the Chandril French School. Its motto is to provide French to many students for free.
Cuisine in Indradhanush
The cuisine in Indradhanush consists of a variety of regional and traditional cuisines native to the Indian subcontinent. Most of the cuisines consist of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. The cuisine is also highly influenced by Bengali cuisines. Some ingredients commonly found in the dishes include: rice, wheat, ginger, green chillies and spices.
Some of the most famous dishes in Indradhanush are as follows:
- Aloo gobi (vegetarian)
- Aloo matar (vegetarian)
- Bhatura (vegetarian)
- Biryani (both veg and non-veg)
- Butter chicken (non-vegetarian)
- Chapati (vegetarian)
- Dal (vegetarian)
- Dosa (vegetarian)
- Dum Aloo (vegetarian)
- Idli (vegetarian)
- Khichidi (vegetarian)
- Machher Jhol (non-vegetarian)
- Naan (vegetarian)
- Paneer Masala (vegetarian)
- Paratha (vegetarian)
- Sambar (vegetarian)
- Tandoori (non-vegetarian)
Apart from main course dishes, it has a wide range of street foods, including chaat, panipuri, samosa, kachori, etc. and a wide range of deserts and sweets including dahi, halwa, rasgullas, jalebi. Foreign cuisines also have a wide range of influence on the food in Chandril City. Chinese-origin dishes like Chowmein, momos, noodles; Italian-origin pasta, pizza; hamburger, hot dog, pancake, etc. are widely liked by the people..
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- The original composition is made by Sahil Chowdhury. This version is sung by Calcutta Youth Choir.
- It was considered the de facto currency, because all of the economic activities of the nation can be done easily through it.
- In reference to its translation of the name and difficulty in pronouncing it in English
- The Kingdom of Indradhanush is considered a de facto part of the Republic of India, Republic of Ireland and Canada.
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