Monthly Archives: October 2014

Indira Priyadarshini

By-Anil Kr.Pujara and Dr. Predeep Jain Today is martyrdom day of Indira Gandhi,Iron lady who is fondly known as Priyadarshini,the name which was given to her by Rabindra Nath Tagore. India Post paid the befitting tribute by issuing  these stamps … Continue reading

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An Unique Booklet: Bapu and Priyadarshini

By Hiren M Zaveri A private booklet has been prepared  on \”BAPU and  PRIYADARSHINI\” with Date and Place Cancellation by Anurag Vajpeyi and Anil Kr Pujara. Definitive stamps of Bapu are cancelled with Permanent Pictorial Cancellation of Birth Day of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from USPS 

W.Va. Grist Mill The U.S. Postal Service released a new Priority Mail stamp feature the Glade Creek Grist Mill at Babcock State Park in Fayette County. A regional spokesman said the idea was selected from more than 1,000 submissions to … Continue reading

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New Zealand  Issued Stamps on The Battle of the Five Armies

New Zealand Post issued a special set of commemorative stamps showing the fates of the nation’s heroes as they fight for their lives and the future of Middle-earth. The issue was released and put into circulation on the 12th of November. … Continue reading

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Philately Exhibition on Theme \”Karnataka\”

By Jagannath Mani On behalf of India Post Karnataka Circle and Karnataka Philately Society ,  I cordially invite you for the philately exhibition on the theme \”Karnataka\” organized at \’Vismaya\’ Hall of MG Road Metro Station. The inauguration ceremony commences at 11.00 A.M. I … Continue reading

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Denmark-Iceland Joint Stamp Issue on Manuscripts

A strongbox at the Department of Nordic Research at the University of Copenhagen contains manuscripts from the Arnamag- næan Manuscript Collection which was established by the Icelandic philologist and historian Árni Magnússon (1663-1730). Icelandic sagas and Skaldic poems, historical tales … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Denmark

Stamp Art “It is a dance floor for the hand as it moves across the paper. This is how Blank space for greetings provides a framework for potentially thousands of stories.”This is what the Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson has to … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp Booklet on Flowers

India Post is selling a stamp booklet on flowers. It contains stamps on various flowers issued by India Post.This booklet is available at snapdeal.com at price of 1500Rs.According to sources this booklet is not available at any philatelic bureau and … Continue reading

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UNPA Endangered Species 2014 Stamp Issue

On 23 October 2014, the United Nations Postal Administration (UNPA) issued a set of 12 stamps depicting endangered species. These will be the twenty-second set of stamps in UNPA’s multi-year series on Endangered Species. The series was launched in 1993 … Continue reading

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Gibraltar Issued Stamp on 350th Anniversary  of Royal Marines

In this 350th Anniversary year of the formation of the Royal Marines, it is appropriate that Gibraltar should issue a stamp to commemorate the close connections and shared history between the City and the Corps.Originally formed by Charles II on … Continue reading

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