Monthly Archives: January 2011

International Philatelic Exhibitions in India(2):INDIA 1980

By Sreejesh Krishnan Third India International Philatelic Exhibition (INDIA 80) was held in ‘Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, from 25th January 1980 to 3rd February 1980.  The Posts and Telegraphs Department (now India Post) has issued a set of 10 Commemorating … Continue reading

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Special Cover-50 Year\’s of Gujrat

By-Vijay Modi

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Special cover-Vettath Mathai

By-Sreejesh Krishnan Kerala Postal Circle, Ernakulam released a Special cover on  01-10-2010 to commemorate Adv. Vettath J. Mathai, B.A. B.L., ( Member of Legislative council of Cochin state 1934 – 45) the First Indian who defeated a European before Independence … Continue reading

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JAINISM Philatelist\’s Meeting on 15th Feb. 2011 at Delhi

A meeting of the Philatelists collecting JAINISM and allied theme is organized on Tuesday 15th Feb. 2011 at 4 P.M. at the INDIPEX-2011 exhibition venue at Delhi. Philatelists are requested to attend the same. Those who are planning to attend … Continue reading

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Papua New Guinea Stamps on Monitor Lizards

The PNG Post has issued a series of stamps and souvenir sheets dedicated to the huge and wild creatures inhabiting the country – Monitor lizards. Monitor lizards (Genus Varanus) are the predators and scavengers of the lizard world, different sized species … Continue reading

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New definitive stamps of Canada

Canada Post released 4 definitve stamps this year features the following four animalyoungsters:Arctic Hare leverets, (“P”-Domestic) as the babies are known, are born with their eyes wide open in late spring or early summer. Covered with grey-brown fur, when they … Continue reading

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Spain released stamp on Oceanography

Spain post issued a stamp on 20th Jan.2011, reflecting the importance and concern of society in Oceanography, the science devoted to the study of the seas, its phenomena, the marine flora and fauna, and to biodiversity – number of plant and animal … Continue reading

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Permanent Pictorial Cancellation of Keral (3)

By-Sreejesh Krishnan

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Stamps on Jewelry

Bosnia and Herzegovina released 2 stamps in a set on 24th Jan.2011t. Jewelry in Bosnia and Herzegovina in the nineteenth and first half of the twentieth century, combines and preserves the elements of the oldest Culture – ancient Balkan, Herzegovina, West … Continue reading

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FDC-Krishnadevaraya

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