Category Archives: Asian Philately

New Special Covers Released from Kolkata

By Suresh Rao The Friends of Tribals Society The Friends of Tribals Society (FTS), or Vanbandhu Parishad, is a volunteer organization formed in 1989 with the goal of improving literacy and health among the Adivasi, rural tribal people in India. The … Continue reading

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Stamps Released on Ramayana

India Post has issued a set of 11 stamps( 10 stamps 5 Rs each and one 15 Rs.) one miniature sheet(65 Rs) and a sheetlet (65 Rs) on Ramayana on 22nd September 2017.Prime Minister Narendra Modi released the stamps(Price 65 … Continue reading

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Special Cover Released on Kannada University, Hampi

By Suresh Rao Kannada University was established with a big dream to research, document and preserve the identity of Kannada. Materializing its set aims and goals, the University has completed 25 years. This special cover is released on 12.09.2017 to commemorate the … Continue reading

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India –Canada Joint Stamp Issue

A set of two commemorative postage stamps  and a miniature sheet  issued jointly by the Government of India and Canada on the theme of Indian festival Diwali on 21st September 2017. Stamp denomination 25 Rs and 5 Rs.Ms 30 Rs. … Continue reading

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New Special Covers on Forts from Pune

Rohida Fort Date of Release:14 July 2017,Pune Purandar Fort Date of Release:4May 2017,Pune Rajgarh Fort Date of Release:30 June 2017,Pune

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Israel: Festivals Stamp Issue

This years’ Festival stamps focus on three evening customs: the recitation of Selicot prayers in the evenings before Yom Kippur; on the eve after the end of Yom Kippur the building of the Sukkah (temporary structure to remind us of the … Continue reading

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New Special Covers from Bhubaneswar

22nd Asian Athletics Championship Date of Release:5 July 2017 Eye Donation Date of Release:1 July 2017

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India Post Issued Stamps on Vulnerable Birds

By Anil Kr Pujara India Post has issued a set of three stamps on vulnerable birds on 18th September 2017.Miniature sheet of the issue has also been issued(Price 15 Rs.).

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New Special Covers

International Day of Yoga Date of Release:21 June 2017,Chennai Gujrat Gaurav Diwas Date of Release:1 May  2017,Ahmedabad

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First Day Used FDC:India Belarus Joint Issue

By Anil Kr Pujara  

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