Author Archives: PhilaMirror

India Post Launches New Philately Related Products (1)

India Post has recently put some new products for sale on epostoffice.These products are having images of stamps.Bird Feeder:1500 Rs.,Napkin holder 900 Rs and cup holders 900 Rs.

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Jersey Issued Stamps on Durrell and Darwin : 25 Years of the Darwin Initiative

Durrell, Jersey’s famous Wildlife Conservation Trust and Zoo, was established by naturalist and author, Gerald Durrell OBE in 1959. During the course of its conservation programme, Durrell has partnered with the Darwin Initiative – a United Kingdom Government grants scheme … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Bosnia and Herzegovina

200th Anniversary of the Draisine Bicycle History records various examples of vehicles that are powered by human strength so the discovery of bicycle cannot be tied to the name of a particular inventor. The German baron Karl von Drais is … Continue reading

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What is Aerophilately?

Aerophilately is the branch of philately   that specializes in the study of airmail.Philatelists have observed the development of  mail transport by air from its beginning, and all aspects of airmail service have been extensively studied and documented by specialists. The scope … Continue reading

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New Stamps from French Southern and Antarctic Lands

Places at the End of the World Issue Date: 09.03.2017 Designer: Gravier Nelly Process: Offset Size: 210 x 105 mm Values: 7,50€ Tuna Seiner Fishing Issue Date: 02.01.2017 Designer: Nadia Charles  : Offset Taille-douce Size: 110 x 88 mm Values: 1,24€ Arctic Tern from Tromelin Island Issue Date: 02.01.2017 Designer: Claude Andréotto … Continue reading

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Medical Philately:Discovery of Anticoagulant Wrfarin

By Dr.Pradeep Jain  

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Romania – UNPA Joint Stamp Issue on Endangered species

The four species presented are included in the CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) area of protection. The Eastern Imperial Eagle (Aquila heliaca), illustrated on the stamp with the face value of Lei 2.20, is a large species of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Spain

Star Wars In 1977, filmmaker George Lucas began one of the most famous and shocking film sagas in film history.Star Wars, or what is the same, La Guerra de las Galaxias as it is known in Spain, was initially formed … Continue reading

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PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION ON THE OCCASSION OF INDEPENDENCE DAY 2017

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Hungary Issued Stamps on 150 Years of Stamp Issuance

Magyar Posta is commemorating the 150th anniversary of the issue of the first Hungarian postage stamp by issuing a special miniature sheet. Thirty-nine thousand copies of the miniature sheet designed by the graphic artist Attila Elekes were produced by the banknote … Continue reading

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