Monthly Archives: June 2015

Medical Philately:Lord Lister

By Dr.Pradeep Jain

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Poland Issued Stamp on Blood Donation

Blood Donor Day observed every  year on 14 June.The theme for year 2015 campaign is “Thank you for saving my life“. It focuses on thanking blood donors who save lives every day through their blood donations and strongly encourages more … Continue reading

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HongKong Issued Stamps on World Heritage Site Honghe Hani Rice Terraces

The stamps featuring Honghe’s magnificent terraced landscape and its distinctive Hani culture. Added to the World Heritage List in 2013, the cultural landscape of the Honghe Hani Rice Terraces covers 16,603 hectares of land in Southern Yunnan.It is marked by the … Continue reading

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Luxembourg :Personalities 2015 Stamp Issue

Claus Cito (1882-1965) who created the “Monument du Souvenir” commonly known as “’Gëlle Fra”, studied art at the School of Applied Arts and at the Art Academy in Stuttgart where he acquired in-depth knowledge. Enthralled by the Social Realism of Constantin … Continue reading

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Medical Philately:Joseph Leopold

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New Stamps from Israel

Jewish Bridal Jewellery Jewish bridal jewellery stamps are from the collection of the Israel Museum’s Wing for Jewish Art and Life.The stamps features Bridal Head Ornament, Wedding ring and Bridal jewellery which reflects the rich Israeli culture and their values. … Continue reading

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Croatian Issued Second Series of Undersea World Stamps

Croatia has issued its second series of the Croatian Undersea World stamps on 15th June 2015  featuring various sea creatures. The stamps features Neptune’s lace, Long-snouted seahorse, Violescent sea-whip and Cylinder Anemone.

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Medical Philately:Autism

By Dr.Pradeep Jain

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New Swiss Stamps

200th Anniversary of  Geneva, Neuchâtel and Valais in the Swiss Confederation Issue Date: 07.05.2015 Designer: Tessa Gerster, Lausanne Printer: Cartor Security Printing, La Loupe (F) Process: Offset  Colours: 4 Colours Size: Stamps: 33×28 mm Sheetlet: 192×95 mm (2 rows of 3 stamps) Swiss Sponsorship for Mountain … Continue reading

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Portugal Issued Stamp on Santiago Pilgrimage

Santiago de Compostela is one of the main places of Christian pilgrimage and its importance in terms of the history of Christianity is underpinned by ancient traditions that the Apostle James (the Greater) was buried in the place where today … Continue reading

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