Monthly Archives: August 2014

Old Combination First Day Covers and  Cancellations (1)

By  Sudhir Jain. In 1970\”s and 80\’s, I was fond of combination First Day Cancellation on related First Day / Special Cover. I will exhibit some such combination covers here in some issues.In the first post, I am exhibiting here … Continue reading

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UNPA:Cultivating Hope Stamp Issue

U.N. Post Office has issued a new series of stamps under the name “Cultivating Hope” on 21st August 2014. The stamps commemorate the International Year of Family Farming.The United Nations has declared 2014 International Year of Family Farming (IYFF) to … Continue reading

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New Greek Stamps on The Aegean Regatta

Greece is issuing a new commemorative series of stamps and philatelic products marking the Rota International Offshore Sailing Aegean Regatta which opens its sails on a magical trip to the Dodecanese archipelago from 16 to 23 August 2014.Aegean Greek Post … Continue reading

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Israel :New Stamps on 50 Years of the Iconic Musical “Fiddler on the Roof”

Israel will issue a set of three commemorative stamps on 9th September 2014 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of “Fiddler on the Roof”.The stamps are extra special since they are based on delightful drawings by the Israeli Chaim Topol, actor, singer, … Continue reading

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Special Cover Released on Ganeshotsav Mandal Mumbai

By Zoya Mendonca special cover released on 29 August 2014 to commemorate \”81st year of Lalbaugcha Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav Mandal\” from Mumbai gpo-400001.

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Jainism Philately Group Meeting at Khajuraho

By Sudhir Jain

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Stamp Release Function at Bangalore

By Jagannath Mani On behalf of India Post, I cordially invite you and the Philatelists for the Indian Musicians Commemorative Stamp release function on organized on 03.09.2014 at Karnataka Sangeetha Nrithya Academy, Bangalore.After Lunch session, there will be brief discussion … Continue reading

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Italy Issued Stamp on Scouting Organization AGESCI

Italy has issued a stamp with a theme: “Association of Italian Catholic Guides and Scouts”. This stamp was released on the 7th of August in honor of the 40th anniversary of its founding.The Associazione Guide e Scouts Cattolici Italiani is a Catholic Scouting and Guiding association in Italy. … Continue reading

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Japan:New Snoopy Stamps

Japan  issued these snoopy stamps on 19th August 2014 depict a famous fictional character that is very popular in this country – Snoopy.Snoopy began his life in the strip as a fairly ordinary dog, but eventually evolved into perhaps the … Continue reading

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Armenian Architecture Stamp Issue

Armenia issued two new stamps from the series “History of Armenian architecture”. The stamps that were released consists o two items “Nicholas Marr 150th Anniversary” and “Toramanian 150th anniversary”. These stamps were released on the 13th of August 2014 .

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