Monthly Archives: April 2011

Stamp on Umrao Kanwar Ji \”Archna\” Released

India Post today released a commemorative stamp on Umrao Kanwar ji \”Archna\” at Ajmer Rajasthan.MOS for IT Mr. Sachin Pilot released the stamp.On this occasion a philatelic exhibition on stamps related to Jainism was also organized.

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Stamp Booklet on Umrao Kanwar Ji Maharaj Saa \”Archna\”

A private stamp booklet has also released at Ajmer today by Jainism Philately Group (JPG) on Umrao Kanwar Ji Maharaj Saa \”Archna\”. Booklet is designed by Sanjeev Jain.

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Special Cover:Umrao Kanwar Ji Maharaj Saa \”Archna\”

By Dr.Pradip Jain A Special Cover was also released on Umrao Kanwar ji Maharaj Saa \”Archna\” from Kishangarh,Rajasthan in 2008.

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Falkland :Stamp on Royal Wedding

The Falkland Islands Post Office released a special stamp to commemorate the wedding of Prince William to Kate Middleton.The stamp developed from a concept prepared by a Falkland Islander in a traditional style depicts portraits of both William and Catherine … Continue reading

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Canada:Stamp on Year of Forests

Canada Post has released  stamp on year of the forest on 21st April 2011. Stamp is about diversity and intrinsic value of Canada’s forests. showing the marvel of life found in the forest floor and the other depicting the sheer … Continue reading

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Sweedon:Stamps on Year of the Forests

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Denmark:Stamps on Camping

Denmark released 2 stamps on camping life on 23rd March 2011.The stamps in the ‘Camping Life’ series in the values DKK 6.00 and DKK 8.00 are the result of a competition among students at the Danish Design School. Thirty-five students … Continue reading

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Stamp Released on University of Iceland

The University of Iceland celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. Iceland Post is issuing a stamp to mark this event. The University of Iceland was founded in 1911, uniting three former Icelandic schools of Theology, Medicine and Law. In addition … Continue reading

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Today is International Dance Day

By Sreejesh Krishnan International Dance Day (World Dance Day) has been celebrated on April 29 through promotion by the International Dance Council  . The date was suggested by Pyotr Gusev  to commemorate the birthday of Jean -Georges Noverre.Among the goals of the … Continue reading

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100 Years of Airmail:Cancellation on Invitation Letter

By Anil Kr Pujara

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