Monthly Archives: April 2013

India Post will Issue Stamp on Hari Singh Nalwa Today

India Post is today issuing a commemorative postage stamp on Hari Singh Nalwa.Hari Singh Nalwa was the Commander-in-chief at the most turbulent North West Frontier of Ranjit Singh\’s kingdom. He took the frontier of the Sarkar Khalsaji to the very … Continue reading

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France Issued Stamp on Apprentis d’Auteuil

France has issued a stamp honoring the founding of the Apprentis d’Auteuil, located in the Chateau des Vaux (Eure-et-Loir region), offering each year to about 800 young people in difficulty an overall support in education and schooling to reconnect them … Continue reading

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Isle of Man:Tribute To Robin Gibb CBE

Described as one of the best white soul voices ever, Robin Gibb is one of the Isle of Man’s most famous citizens. Although worldly known as a member of the Bee Gees along with his two brothers, Robin also carved an … Continue reading

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New Europa Stamps 2013 :Belgium

Belgium post issued a set of two stamps featuring postal vehicles as a part of Europa 2013 series. The sheet depicts the daily routine of the postal van.The Europa issue (also known as Europa – CEPT until 1992) is an … Continue reading

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Special Cover Released on Golden Jubilee of Mohan Lal Sukhadia University Udaipur

By Rajkumar Vyas Asst Prof. MLS University Udaipur Mohan Lal Sukhadia University Udaipur Rajasthan is celebrating its Golden Jubilee year in 2013.To commemorate the occasion Union Minister Dr.CP Joshi released a special cover at Udaipur on 15th April 2013.

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VADOPHILEX :Special Cover Released on Sayajirao Gaekwad

A special cover to mark the 38th year celebrations of Baroda Philatelic Society and the 151st birth anniversary year of Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III was released on 27th April 2013.The cover was released at an exhibition \’Stampmania\’s Vadophilex\’ that was … Continue reading

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Jersey :New Stamps on Grand National Winner Corbiere

A Grand National winning horse named after a famous Jersey landmark has appeared on a new set of stamps.Corbiere won the Grand National in 1983 by three-quarters of a length.The horse, named after the Jersey lighthouse, was jockeyed by Ben … Continue reading

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Papua New Guinea:Stamps on Pioneer Art

Sculptures by Gickmai Kundun Originally hailing from Chimbu Province, Gickmai came to Port Moresby in the early 1970’s and enrolled at the National Arts School (later changed to Creative Arts Faculty), now known as School of Humanity, UPNG. He was trained … Continue reading

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New US Stamp Featuring O’Keeffe Painting in series “Modern Art in America”

USPS has issued a stamp under Modern Art in America series on the Georgia O’Keeffe painting entitled “Black Mesa Landscape. A treasure of the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, the stamp was released on 19th April 2013.   The Modern Art in America, … Continue reading

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New Special Cover Released from Dehradun

By Anil KrPujara An annual fete-Spring Festival has become synonymous with Dehradoon. This year it was two days festival organized at Raj Bhawan on 23-24.03.2013. This year the image of Berberis(Berberis asiatica) has been used on the Special cover. Berberis … Continue reading

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