logo looks familiar. Where's it from?
The symbol originated with the Indians of Zia Pueblo in ancient times. It's design reflects their tribal philosophy, with its wealth of pantheistic spiritualism teaching the basic harmony of all things in the universe.
The flag of New Mexico was designed with their historical background in mind. It shows the ancient Zia Sun Symbol in red on a field of Spanish yellow. The symbol's proportions are fixed by legislative act.
Story of Zia
did you get the name Zia?
The Zia pueblo
in NM is situated in the steep mountains slopes and canyons of the
Sierra Nacimiento Mountains. The gently sloping flood plain of the
Jemez River, and the large Pajarito and Jemez Plateaus establish the
setting for the Zia Indian Reservation.
More Information: 135
Capitol Square Dr. • Zia
Pueblo, NM 87053 • 505-867-3304