Monthly Archives: June 2017

Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps:Sri Lanka

By Anil Kr Pujara Sanchi Stupa UN declared this year as International year of Vesak.To commemorate this Sri Lanka has issued a special stamp set  of 20 stamps.Each stamp depicts a picture of Buddhist site.Sanchi Stupa of India depicted on … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Netherlands

150 Years of Red Cross in the Netherlands The stamp pays attention to the 150th anniversary of the Red Cross in the Netherlands. On July 19, 1867 signed King William III at the Loo Palace Royal Decree No. 60. The first … Continue reading

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BIRDPEX 8

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie and member of AIJP BIRDPEX  8 will be held from May 19th 2018 to May 21th 2018 in Bad  Mondorf – Luxembourg as part of the philatelic exhibition EXPHIMO … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Srimad Rajchandraji

By Sudhir Jain India Post has released a commemorative postage stamp on Shrimad Rajchandra ji on 29th June 2017 .He was a  poet, philosopher,  scholar and reformer. Born nearMorbi , he was prodigy and claimed to have recollection of his past lives at … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

Coupe de France 1917 – 2017 The Coupe de France is not its age. Yet it is a hundred years old. Founded in 1917 to honor the memory of Charles Simon, founder of the French Interfederal Committee, ancestor of the … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamps on BHU

MOS Commutation Mr. Manoj Sinha released a setenent stamp on Bananas Hindu University at ‘Swatantrata Bhavan'(BHU campus) on 28.6.2017. Mr.Y.P. CPMG UP Circle ,  Mr.S.K. Rai,DPS Varanasi circle and Mr. Grish Chand Tripathi Vice Chancellor BHU were also present on the … Continue reading

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New Stamps and Postmarks from Korea

By Wolfgang Beyer Postmark:Nature in DMZ(2ND) Issue Date : 5th June 2017 MUJU World Taekwondo Championship Issue Date : 16th June  2017 Modern Korean Figures(Novelists) Issue Date: 27th June 2017

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Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps:Fiji

Indian Immigrants to Fiji On 14th May  1879, the Leonidas, a ship carrying the first group of indentured servants from Calcutta, dropped anchor near Fiji.After the British Empire annexed Fiji in 1874, the new governor banned the exploitation of native workers, particularly on … Continue reading

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New German Postmark on Stamps on Stamps

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie The pictorial postmark is featuring two stamps (the stamp featuring the Inverted Jenny from USA and the first canadian stamp from 1849 featuring a american beaver). The … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Latvia

My Family Issue Date: 16.05.2017 XIX Century Historical Ships Issue Date: 16.05.2017

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