Special Cover on Jainism Released at Patna

\"\"By Anil Kr Pujara

Bihar Philatelic Society with the approval of CPMG  Bihar issued a special cover on 27th April 2012  at Patna to commemorate the auspicious event of consecration of idols of Jain Saint Shri Dada JinDutta Suri, Ghantakaran Mahaveer, Shri Shanti Vijay Suri Ji,Bhomiaji,Maa Saraswati, Maa Ambika, Nav-Pad, Nakoda Bhairon Ji, and Bhairon Ji at DadaBadi Jain Temple at Begum Pur, Patna. The cover is serial as 11 of 2012. There appears to be some confusion as regards the serial no of the cover . The details of the covers released from Bihar circle in 2012 are as under-

 01.  28.01.2012:ASI  Patna Circle

02.  08.02.2012:150 yrs of JamalPur Locomotive WorkShop

03.  04.02.2012:Gaya Stamp Fest 2012

Stamp Expo 2012(4 Special Covers)

04.  10.02.2012:Folk Paintings of Bihar

05   11.02.2012:AryaBhatt

06   12.02.2012:Sher Shah Suri

07   13.02.2012:Save Girl Save Earth

08    29.02.2012:Gramin DAK MAHOTSAVA  -Narenderpur-Siwan (issued without number)

09   02.03.2012:Nalanda Stamp Fair 2012,Bihar Shrif Siwan (issued without number)

Muzaffarpur Philatelic Exhibition (2 Special Covers)

10   13.03.2012:Muzaffarpur Philatelic Exhibition—2012 Siwan (issued without number)

11   14.03.2012: Siwan (issued without number)

12   27.04.2012:Shri Dadabadi Pratishtha

In this back ground, there appears to be some confusion reg sr no of this Special Cover which is otherwise well designed, bears relevant stamp n bears beautiful n connected cancellation.

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2 Responses to Special Cover on Jainism Released at Patna

  1. R.K.MISHRA says:

    Muzaffarpur Philatelic Exhibition (2 Special Covers)
    ONE OF THE COVER ‘S DETAILS OVER LEAF WERE NOT FURNISHED
    IN HINDI, AS PER RAJBHASA ADHINIYAM.

  2. Again a beautiful addition in JAINISM thematic collection as well as in Indian Architecture theme.

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