Gandhi My Hero:Philatelic Exhibition

\"rajkotBy Khushal Patel

Rajkot ; Gujarat:,  AT Atmiya Group of institute, Shri.M & N Virani Science college Central \"gandhihall  , RAJKOT    “GANDHI MY HERO” PHILATELIC EXHIBITION On Mahatma Gandhi,   organized by Gandhian Study Center , MNVSC , Gujarati Tv & Rajkot Philatelic society under the age of India Post Philatelic Bureau, Rajkot,  The Exhibition  was inaugurated 0n 28th January 2014  by Shri. Hon’ble Chaiman of Yogidham  &  Hon’ble SSP – Shri. M.R.Trevadi was a Chief Guest   .  In his Wel come speech Mr.Madhav  said that Postage stamps are not a “small pieces of paper they can tell a story or particular topic.     Stamp being cultural ambassadors. He told that the main object of the exhibition is to create awareness amongst Local  peoples , their families & particularly Youth of the college, towards the Philately with  MAIN OBJECTIVE IS TO PROMOTE PHILATELY.

The inauguration ceremony was witnessed by well attended audience, including invitees, and more prominently the college students from the various schools/ colleges. While welcoming the guest stated the importance of philatelic exhibitions.  Sr.Cordinator of Gandhian Study center  was also addressed the gathering. He felt proud that for organizing such exhibition.   After the formal inauguration the Chief Guest along with other dignitaries visited the Exhibition hall and shown keen interest in some exhibits. There are more than 50  frames of exhibits are in display , mostly on Gandhi Theme  along with the display of  42 original magazines like Navjivan in gujarati & english ,  Young India , Harijan in gujarati & english etc… .

On 30th,   After  shradhanjali to Mahatma Gandhi followed by release of a Special Cover & special cancellation  on the occasion of GANDHI NIRVAN DIN , RAJKOT PHILATELIC SOCIETY  & GUJARATI TV  is bringing out a special COVER  on Gandhi Ji to commemorate the event. The Sp.Cover  unique as it is printed on \”Khadi\”, the special processed  HANDSPUN COTTON MATERIAL that Gandhi Ji  held as the symbol of self determination and self reliance, were released .

 Closing ceremony was held on 30th evening “The success is judged on the basis of how many visitors take the advantage of such philatelic exhibition & we were happy that large numbers of visitors spent hours and enjoyed the exhibition.”-said Mr.Haresh Raval  in his vote of thanks speech.  All concerned members & staff worked hard to make this event a memorable one .

The Presentation Pack

The Special Cover   available during the exhibition at the venue, as a Presentation Pack   contain a special cover + set of picture post card  & + +, and a maximum of 10 Cover  can be ordered by a single person. Orders for this special Cover can be placed by writing directly to Mr MADHV JASAPARA on 0r +91 099 24 13 03 38 or ordering them online . Outstation orders will be sent by Speed post for which necessary charges will apply.

Special 10% discount  for  the members of [1] RAJKOT PHILATELIC SOCIETY ,[2] The members of INDIAN PHILATELISTS\’ FORUM., [3]  The members of Gujarat Philatelic Association

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