Monthly Archives: November 2014

Autographed Special Cover on Kumbh Mela

By Zoyamendoca Special cover released on Magh Purnima, Kumbh Mela autographed by Puri seer Jagadguru Shankaracharya Nishchalanand Saraswati.

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New Stamps from Estonia

Estonian Art Museum The work of the painter Herbert Lukk (1892-1919) is not very numerous, but it speaks to us about an exceptional and bold artist who has made a major contribution to colour. Episodes from his short life are … Continue reading

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Special Cover’s and Pictorial Cancellation :Assampex – 2014

Special Covers Assam Tourism 100 years of Gurudwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha  Guwahati, Centenary Celebration of MCME School, Guwahati Platinum Jubilee year of Handique Girl\’s College Guwahati GLP Social Circle, Guwahati Pictorial Cancellations

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Malta Issued Stamps on WW1 Centenary

MaltaPost has issued a set of 3 stamps on 7th November 2014 depicting military hospitals that were instrumental in saving the lives of tens of thousands of sick and wounded that were brought to and cared for in Malta during … Continue reading

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Germany Issued Stamp on Julius von Mayer

Germany has issued a stamp on 3rd November 2014 to commemorate  200th birthday of Julius von Mayer. Julius Robert von Mayer was a German physician and physicist and one of the founders of thermodynamics. He is best known for enunciating … Continue reading

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Vanuatu Issued Stamps on Extreme Sports

Vanuatu Post issued a set of 4 stamps on 29 October 2014 on “Extreme in Vanuatu” – that is – ‘extreme sports’ in which tourists participate when vacationing in Vanuatu. Kiteboarding is a surface water sport combining aspects of wakeboarding, … Continue reading

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India Post Album: Blowup on the paintings of Amrita Sher Gil

Price 300 Rs Available at Snapdeal

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Australia Issued Stamps to Honour Nation\’s Defenders

A new stamp issue from Australia Post honours the contribution made by Australian Defence Forces over the past century.The four domestic base rate (70c) stamps were designed by Tim Hancock of the Melbourne-based design studio XSD. The stamp designs are based … Continue reading

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Macau: Magic Square Stamps

Postage goes meta as new Chinese stamps celebrate an ancient number pattern by themselves appearing in a patternAccording to Chinese legend a turtle like the one above crept out of the Yellow River about 4000 years ago. It looks like … Continue reading

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Icelandic Art V Stamp Issue

From 1915 to 1930, the population of Reykjavik doubled, going from 14.000 to 28.000. For the most part this was due to the migration of people from the country to Iceland’s capital city. At the same time the per capita … Continue reading

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