|India has Lotus as her national flower. Lotus has importance in the Indian history that is why it was a national flower. The Lotus symbolizes spirituality, fruitfulness, wealth, knowledge and illumination. The lotus grows in murky water but increases the beauty of that water. It is sacred flower for the religious India. Lotus is of high importance for Indians since it symbolizes purity of heart and mind. Lotus is also considered as a symbol of brotherhood. Lotus is also known by the name of water lily. Lotus looks very beautiful when it open up its leaves in the morning on the pond’s surface.