Category Archives: Asian Philately

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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Special Covers:Environment Day

By Suresh Rao Environment Day Special covers of the following places attached. Visakhapatnam  – Green Colour Cancellation,2. Chennai,3. Kolkata

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Special Cover Released on World Milk Day

By Suresh Rao Shivamogga, Davanagere & Chitradurga District Co-Operative Milk Union Ltd. is one of the leading milk unions among the 14 district milk unions of Karnataka, is an ISO 22000-2005 Certified Organisation, registered on 25-11-1987. The union is committed to … Continue reading

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New Indian Stamps

By Anil Kr Pujara 50 Years of Passport Act The stamp was released on 23rd June 2017 by Minister of External Affairs Mrs.Sushma Swaraj and MOS Communication Mr.Manoj Sinha.Stamp depicts two types of passports. 250 Years of Survey of India … Continue reading

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Coffee Presentation Pack

India Post released a beautiful scanted stamp on coffee this year.A pack of this issue was also booked by epostoffice which is now reaching at homes who booked this pack. Cost of the pack was 1000 Rs.After a long time … Continue reading

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Champaran Indigo Boomed into Freedom Struggle

By Ganesh Prasad Chowdhary It was freedom war fought without any weapon under the leadership of Mahatma Gandhi. Freedom was won without opening of gun fired. Many ideology played pivotal role in the long battle of independence movement, The armed … Continue reading

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Philippines Issued Stamps on Independence Day

In observance of Philippine Independence Day on 12th June the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost)releases 4 of the prominent and historic landmarks visited during Independence Day celebrations.These are the Jose Rizal National Monument in Rizal Park, Manila; Barasoain Church in Malolos, … Continue reading

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Registered Cover:100 Years of Sabarmati Ashram (17.6.1917 – 17.6.2017)

By M Gulrez Registered covers from Sabarmati Ashram (Gandhi Ashram) on the occasion of centenary of the Satyaghra Ashram. Mahatma Gandhi established an Ashram on 17 June 1917 at Ahamadabad. There are two cancellation on cover, first one is mail … Continue reading

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