Monthly Archives: December 2016

India Post Issued Stamps on Legendary Singers of India

India Post has issued a set of 10 stamps and one Miniature sheet  on Legendary Singers of India .Denomination of each stamp is 5 Rs. Stamps depicts  singers 1.Shamshad Begum 2. Geeta Dutt 3. Hemant Kumar 4.Mukesh 5.Kishor Kumar 6. … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Papua New Guinea

Pig Nosed Turtle Fly River Turtles are large nearly exclusively aquatic freshwater exotics vaguely similar to a North American softshell but thicker and bulkier with a shorter, broader snout and more ‘flipper-like’ limbs. They are also known as ‘pig-nosed turtles,’ … Continue reading

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Special Cover Released on Jain Saint Mahopadhyay Kshamakalyan Ji Maharaj

By  Sudhir Jain A special cover has been issued at Bikaner on 28th Dec. 2016 to commemorate bi-centenary of death of Jain saint Mahopadhyay Kshamakalyan Ji Maharaj. Special cover depicts Jain Saint performing mantra energisation of Vasakshep. This special cover … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

The Feathers of Scripture The pen is a small piece of metal whose shape allows to retain a few drops of ink, adapted to a penholder, it allows writing by forming full and thin lines or drawing.The steel feather appeared … Continue reading

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India Post Released Stamp on Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay

India Post has released a commemorative postage stamp on Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay on 29th December 2016 .Earlier India Post issued a commemorative stamp on Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay in 1978 and a definitive stamp in 2016.He was born on Monday September 25, … Continue reading

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Qatar Issued Stamps in Solidarity with Aleppo

Qatar Postal Service has issued special stamps in solidarity with the Syrian city of Aleppo on 26th December 2016. The stamps aim to reflect the suffering of the city’s people from destruction and hunger.A statement released by Q-Post said that … Continue reading

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Poland Issued Postcard on 150 Years of Tram communication

Denomination: 2,00 PLN print run: 10.000 pcs printing technique: offset card size: 148 x 105 mm release date: 11th December 2016 author: Agata Tobolczyk

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Singapore-Pakistan Joint Stamp Issue

The stamps depicts National Flowers of both the countries Orchid and Jasmine.

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India Post will Issue Stamps and Calendar on Splendour of India Theme

India Post will start  New Year with a mega stamp issue of 12 stamps on theme Splendour India.Each stamp will be of denomination of 25 Rs.Sheetlet and a calander will also be issued on 1st January 2017.

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New Stamps from France

Marie Laurencin Marie Laurencin ( 1883 – 1956) was a French Painter and Engraver. Issue Date: 18.11.2016 Designer: Illustration Marie Laurencin et Angélique Andrillon Process: Héliogravure Size: 143 x 105 mm Values: 3.20€ 350 years of the French Academy in Rome : Villa Medici The … Continue reading

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