Monthly Archives: September 2010

Agra Philately Bureau:Hats Off to Pranay!

By Anurag Vajpeyi Philatelic bureau of Agra is in good hands. I happened to visit the bureau recently during my Agra visit. It was a pleasant experience indeed. For me this philatelic bureau was a fresh breather as I have … Continue reading

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Meghdoot:A Post Card With Difference

By Anurag Vajpeyi Wrinting Post -Card is almost 250 years old in India. Small postcards of East India company were popular in even 18th centuary.Post cards are still being used by millions for communication. India as a country enjoys the … Continue reading

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Special Covers Released On Kanpur Temples

Ashwani Dubey from Gorakhpur reports that India Post has released two new \”special covers\”. These special covers are on Shri Radha Krishna Temple(popularly known as J.K.Temple) at Kanpur and Ancient Brick Temple Bhitar Gaon Kanpur. This ancient temple is of Gupta period.

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New Stamp & Special Cover on Brihadeshwarar Temple

   India Post today released the Rs.5.00 stamp on Brihadeshwarar Temple along with a lovely Special Cover. Mr.Aswini Dubey send the lovely pics to share with all readers of phila-mirror.

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Lata\’s Birthday:India Post Keeps Legacy Alive

Lata Mangeshkar, who  turns 80 today says,\” I  feel God has sent me to earth to sing. I started singing when I was five…\”. \”Phila-Mirror\” wishes a happy birthday to the melody queen of India. \”I want that future generations of … Continue reading

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A Lovely Special Cover

 Raman Kumar Mandal  has shared this lovely special cover released recently.

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Write For Phila-Mirror Phila-Mirror: The Indian Philately Journal Invites All Philatelists and Enthusiasts to write and get published ! You may be having tons of ideas and information that you may wish to publish here. You may also be interested in … Continue reading

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Write Here

Write For Phila-Mirror Phila-Mirror: The Indian Philately Journal Invites All Philatelists and Enthusiasts to Write and Get Published ! You may be having tons of ideas and information that you may wish to publish here. You may also be interested in … Continue reading

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Beauty of Special Covers

There is a glorious place of “Special Covers” in philately.  Thousands of philatelist\’s in India collect special covers. “Special Covers” have greatly enriched thematic collections.India Post (Department of Posts) releases “first- day- covers” in large quantity. Special covers issued by … Continue reading

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