Monthly Archives: January 2014

RAIPEX-2014 at Raipur from Today

By Dr.Pradeep Jain Chhattisgarh Circle of India Post is going to organize a division level philatelic exhibition in Raipur from 31st Jan to 2nd Feb2014 at Town hall Raipur. This will be organized along with Philatelic council of Raipur & Chhattisgarh philatelic … Continue reading

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Philatelic Delight for Chennai

Think of a platform where Zodiac signs, butterflies and Sachin Tendulkar came together. If you haven’t left your letter-writing skills behind you, then you would have known the answer – which, of course, is the Indian Postage Stamp.The two-day District … Continue reading

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Serbia Issued Stamp on Launch Of EU Accession Talks

A special postage stamp edition will be issued to mark the beginning of EU accession talks on 21st January 2014. In cooperation with the Office for European Integration. and Serbia’s negotiating team in the EU accession talks, public enterprise Post … Continue reading

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Slovakia Issued Stamps on Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games

To commemorate the Olympics Pofis post issued a postage stamp designed by one of the most celebrated Slovak artists and the author of Slovak postage stamps – Igor Piacka.Athletes, sport officers, diplomats, journalists, and fans are meeting in 2014, in … Continue reading

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BelarusReleased Stamps on Icon Painting

Belarus issued the souvenir sheet “Belarus Saints. Triptych icon, 21st century” from the series “Belarus icon painting”.The triptych icon “Belarus Saints” is disposed in the icon-case of the lower chapel in honour of the Beheading of St. John the Baptist … Continue reading

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INDIA POST Issued Stamp on International Year of Crystallography

India Post has issued a commemorative postage stamp on 30 January 2014 to commemorate the International Year of Crystallography.The United Nations has declared that 2014 will be the official International Year of Crystallography. The initiative had been proposed by the … Continue reading

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Gandhi:Our Hero

By Vijay Kumar Jain Whenever an Indian think of the most revered person-only one name strikes \’Mahatma Gandhi\’.In the same manner which personality is most sought after among the philatelists-answer is same as above. Regards to YUGPURUSH MAHATMA GANDHI on … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Greenland

Greenlandic Songs I An entirely new series of Greenlandic stamps starts in 2014. Camilla Nielsen has painted two beautiful and characteristic landscapes inspired by regional Greenlandic songs. Sepac The Sepac-stamp from POST Greenland depicts a photo taken by photographer John … Continue reading

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Kolkata is Still Calcutta in RMS

By Deepak Dube Though it may have been formally renamed as \’Kolkata\’ long back, Kolkata continues to be Calcutta, so far as its RMS is concerned. And that, as late as up to 03rd Jan.2014.

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New Swedish Stamps

Umeå-Riga, Capitals of Culture 2014  Bildmuseet in Umeå is a part of Umeå University and a center for contemporary art. Photography, architecture and design are also showcased in the exhibitions, as well as history. The new museum, which was inaugurated in 2012, was designed … Continue reading

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