Monthly Archives: September 2012

Norway Issued Stamp on Indian Actress Hema Malini

The Bollywood Festival Norway, undertook a supreme task this year to honour Indian Cinema celebrating its 100 years.The festival itself reached a landmark on its completion of 10th Anniversary this year. When the arrival of the legend Hema Malini with troupe to … Continue reading

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South Georgia Issued Stamps on Blue Whales

The blue whale is the largest mammal, possibly the largest animal, to ever inhabit the earth. Blue whales in the Southern Hemisphere reach lengths of 27-30 m, but their Northern Hemisphere counterparts are smaller, on average 23 to 24.5 m. … Continue reading

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Australia :New Stamp on 50 Years of Bathurst Race

To celebrate this year’s Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 milestone, Australia Post has released a stamp issue featuring four domestic base-rate (60c) stamps. The stamps include images of Peter Brock’s Torana, Will Davison’s Ford V8 Supercar and Russell Ingall’s Holden V8 … Continue reading

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EUROPA 2012 Stamps:Luxembourg

Issue Date: 15.05.2012 Designer: Linda Bos Printer: Offset lithograhy by Cartor Security Print S.A., L Size: 34 x 34 mm Values: 0.60, 0.85

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Philatelic Observations on FDC

By R.K.Mishra Motilal Nehru (06.05.1861-06.02.1931) Born at Allahabad. Educated at Allahabad and Cambridge University. He was a lawyer, an activist of the Indian National Movement and an important leader of the Indian National Congress, who also served as the Congress … Continue reading

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Floral Guernsey\’s 20th Anniversary Stamp Issue

A set of stamps, featuring a specially bred daffodil, will mark the 20th anniversary of Floral Guernsey.Horticulturist Rae Beckwith created the daffodil as part of the celebrations.The group, which organises floral and environmental events, was the inspiration for the collection … Continue reading

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Ukraine :Stamp on 1800 Years of Sudak Town

On 20.09.2012 postage stamp  \”Sudak. 1800 years\” was issued. Size of the stamp – 52х25 mm. Comb perforation – 13 3/4:14 1/4. Face value of the stamp – 2,00 UAH. Number of stamps per sheet – 12 (3х4). Printing run of the stamp – 150 000. Artist of the stamp – … Continue reading

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USPS:New Forever Stamps

US Postal Service issued new forever stamps under Earthscape title. A stamp under this series is about Utah\’s Monument Valley.It will be represented on a sheet of 15 new postage stamps. The stamps depict America\’s diverse landscapes on photos taken from … Continue reading

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Medical Philately:Stamps on Endocrinology

By Dr.Pradeep Jain

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USPS:New Forever Stamp on Barge Fleeting

The United States Postal Service will release a series of Forever Stamps entitled “Earthscapes,” one which features an aerial view of Kirby Corporation’s Apollo and Enterprise Marine Services. LLC’s Taurus commercial tow boats positioning themselves against liquid tank barges in … Continue reading

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