Monthly Archives: February 2013

Special Cover on Amrita Shergil

By Sreejesh Krishnan Department of Posts, Delhi Circle issued a Special Cover on 31-01-2013 on the Occasion of Birth Centenary Celebration of Amrita Shergil. \’Three Girls \’ by Amrita Shergil:Three girls was painted in 1935 by Amrita Sher-Gil..  It was the … Continue reading

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Special Cover Lions Club Gwalior

By R.K.Gupta India Post issued a special cover on 22nd January 2013 on Lions Club Gwalior.The cover is to spread message of Save Girl-Say no to the abortion.

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New Russian Stamps on Wild Goats and Rams

Russia post issued new fauna stamps on 30th January 2013 dedicated to wild goats and rams found in the Russian territory. The stamps depict the argali (Ovis ammon), the wild goat (Capra aegagrus), the West Caucasian tur (Capra caucasica), and … Continue reading

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New US Stamps on Lighthouses

The Point Judith Lighthouse is one of five lighthouses that will be available on “forever” postage stamps this year.New England Coastal Lighthouses features five lighthouses – Portland Head, Cape Elizabeth, Maine; Portsmouth Harbor, New Castle, New Hampshire; Point Judith, Narragansett, … Continue reading

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Monaco Released Stamp on International Bouquet Competition 2013

The International Bouquet Competition never fails to amaze its many visitors with the quality of the floral designs in competition. Organised by the Garden Club de Monaco and chaired by H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover, the 46th competition will take … Continue reading

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INPEX 2013 Special Cover\’s and Stamp Booklets

By Anil Kr Pujara Five Special covers and four stamp booklets were released during INPEX 2013 Mumbai.A Tribute to the Father of the Nation, This Special Cover was released on 23rd February 2013, the 3rd day of INPEX 2013 at Mumbai. For the … Continue reading

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Lithuania: Stamp on Laser Waves

Lithuania Post released a postage stamp on 23rd February 2013 under  Science Achievements series . The stamp is dedicated to the laser industry, informed LETA/ELTA Lithuania\’s Post. The stamp designed by the artist Evelina Paukstyte features laser waves. The stamp will be … Continue reading

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Australia Released Stamps on Top Dogs

Australia issued a set of stamps on 19th February  2013 featuring popular small dog breeds. Around 12 million Australians, comprising 63 per cent of households own a pet and 38 per cent of these households have at least one dog.The Miniature … Continue reading

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Aland Issued Stamp on 50 Year’s of Aland Art Museum

The 50th anniversary of the Aland Art Museum in 2013 is marked with the current stamp issue by Aland Post. The stamp motif was chosen through a public vote between seven pre-selected works of art from the museum collection. Voters … Continue reading

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5th Kumbh Mela Special Cover Released on Magh Poornima

By Anil Kr Pujara India Post has released 5th special cover on Kumbh Mela 2013 on the occasion of Magh Poornima on 25th February from Allahabad. This is 5th in the series. There are plans to issue total 6 Special … Continue reading

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