Monthly Archives: July 2016

India Post Issued Picture Postcards on Orchids

By Suresh Rao Karnataka postal circle on 23-07-2016 released a set of 12 Picture Postcards on Orchids.Price 60 Rs.

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New German Stamps on Fish and Farm Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice  Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Fishes in Germany Germany will issue a set of 3 stamps on fishes on 4th August 2016.  The stamp 70 + 30  is featuring a Atlantic herring(Clupea … Continue reading

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Armenia Issued Souvenir Sheet on Rio 2016 Olympic Games

The Souvenir Sheet  features Rio de Janeiro’s famous Copacabana Beach.This 3-mile beach will be the site of beach volleyball at the Games. However, the sheet from Armenia depicts four other athletes drawn in the sand: two wrestlers, a weightlifter and … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamps on Tadoba Andhari National Park

India Post has issued a set of two stamps alongwith miniature sheet (25 Rs) on Tadoba Andhari National Park on 29th July 2016.The stamps depicts beautiful pictures of tigers.Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve, located in the Chandrapur district of Maharashtra is the … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

Fish of the Mediterranean On the stamp, the hills of Marseille in the background, and silhouettes of the characteristic Notre-Dame-de-la-Garde, the tower of Saint-Jean and Old Major; in the foreground red and white sea fans surround a school of typical … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Postcards on Olympic Events

By Suresh Rao India Post has released a set of 12 picture postcards on Olympic events.This set (Price 60 Rs.) is available at epostoffice and Post Shopee of India Post , Karnataka Circle.This pack contains 12 picture postcards depicting 12 … Continue reading

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UNPA:Sports for Peace Stamp Issue

The United Nations Postal Administration and IOC launched a set of six  stamps on 25th July 2016 to commemorate Rio 2016 Olympic Games.Theme of these stamps is sport for peace.

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IOM Issued Stamps on 40th B’Day of Aardman

The Isle of Man Post Office has designed a set of stamps celebrating the 40th birthday of animation studio Aardman .The likes of Wallace and Gromit, Sean the Sheep and Morph have all been captured for the eight piece set of … Continue reading

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Germany Issued Pictorial Cancellation on Sheep

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie This cancellation will be released on 27th August 2016 in 71706 MARKGRÖNINGEN.The postmark is featuring a sheep.

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India Post Issued Special Cancellation on Dr.APJ Abdul Kalam

India Post has released a special cancellation of Dr. A.P.J.Abdul Kalam on his first death anniversary.

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