Singapore: Myths and legends Stamp Issue

\"singaporeSingapore will issue 8 stamps depicting the scenes from its famous myths and legends on 3rd October 2014.Singapore has more than its fair share of myths and legends, including the origin of Singapore’s “Lion City” nickname, the tragic story of Radin Mas, and the inspiring tale of Badang that is related to the Singapore Stone. Many myths and legends of Singapore are shared with Malaysia. Many of these are taught and told to young school children at the age of 8 in class, so that these stories were not to die from over-Westernization.

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