The Pyramid of Patriotism: Explaining patriotism through Maslow’s diagram

Maslow’s hierarchy of needs, what is it?

What is it to do with patriotism?

The pyramid of patriotism


  1. Visual — Flag, Emblem
  2. Verbal — National Anthem, Poems, Pledges

Land and Culture

Shared values and principles

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Protecting the country by joining the forces, maintaining law and order to avoid conflicts, and protecting the country from exploitation is an essential bridge for further growth and prosperity.
  2. Doing business transforms citizens’ lives, creating jobs that help citizens participate in society’s development and their self-development.
  3. Governing and participating in the state’s welfare through civil services and politics refers to policy-making and executing them for the betterment of the nation.

Selfless leadership




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Mohammad Owaiz Shaik

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