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Special Cover: Kumbabishekam at Temple of Lord Shiva

Issue Date :6 February 2017,Tiruvannamalai , Tamilnadu

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New Stamps from Spain

Graphic Humour: Quino This stamp sheet is dedicated to the genius Joaquín Salvador Lavado Tejón, better known as Quino.This new issue, includes a series of illustrations of different characters of Mafalda, his most international work. Manolito, Felipe or Libertad, along … Continue reading

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Pictorial Postmark:Adi Yogi

This postmark was released on 24th February 2017 during Maha Shivratri function from Ishana Vihar post office, Coimbatore.

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New Stamps from Norway

Bicentenary of National Archives The National Archives is celebrating 200 years of gathering national treasures that show us how life in Norway has been. In addition to the Central Office in Oslo, the National Archives also includes eight regional state … Continue reading

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New Special Cover’s from Haryana

Folk Dance of Haryana Date of Release:25 March 2017,Rohtak Tilyar Lake Tilyar Lake is situated 42 Kms from Delhi Border / 55 Kms from Peeragarhi Chowk Delhi , Tilyar Lake is located in Rohtak District of Haryana, Tilyar Lake is … Continue reading

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Poland:Pictorial Postmark on Owl

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie This postmark will be released on 9th June 2017  in Police 1 (Poland).The postmark is featuring a Long-eared owl(Asio otus).

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South Africa Issued Stamps on Bee eaters

The South African Post Office released a set of five stamps celebrating bee-eaters on 18th May 2017. The photographs of the bee-eaters were taken by Chris van Rooyen. Bee-eaters are some of Southern Africa’s most beautiful and interesting birds. The … Continue reading

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USPS will Released Forever Stamps on  Sports Balls

The United States Postal Service will soon release new Sport   ball stamps.Football, baseball, basketball, soccer, tennis, volleyball and kickball will join golf in the series. While the new releases may look like ordinary stamps, the cool thing about them is … Continue reading

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Special Cover Released on Biddatanda Hockey Namme 2017

By Suresh Rao The Biddatanda Family, a pre-eminent clan of Kodavas is based at Napoklu( Nalnad) from time immemorial. It is said that the Biddatanda Chieftains ruled parts of Kodagu at a time now lost to recorded history. The Biddatanda … Continue reading

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New postmark on fish from Poland

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie The postmark will be issued on 19th June 2017 at KOSZALIN 9 (Poland). The postmark is featuring a Northern Pike(Esox lucius)

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