Category Archives: Asian Philately

 UAE  Issued Stamps on International Day of Happiness

Emirates Post Group has issued a set of eight new commemorative stamps to celebrate the International Day of Happiness.The new stamps feature the sun, the UAE flag, a smiling face, family and friends, the sea, the date palm tree, clouds, … Continue reading

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Means of Transport Through Ages Stamp Issue

India Post has released its mega stamp issue on means of transport on 25th March 2017. This includes  20 stamps,six sheetlets and four miniature sheets. The stamps  were released at Heritage Transport Museum at Tawdoo near Delhi. The series of … Continue reading

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Special Cover Released on International Day of Forests​

By Suresh Rao International Day of Forests is celebrated worldwide on 21st March in order to increase the public awareness among communities about the values, significance and contributions of the forests to balance the life cycle on the earth. Cover … Continue reading

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New Special Covers from Davangere (2)

Ta Ra Su Date of Release:20 January 2017,Davangere Karnataka Channagiri  Clock Tower Date of Release:20 January 2017,Davangere Karnataka Molkalmuru Handloom Sarees Date of Release:21 January 2017,Davangere Karnataka Padmashree Chindodi Leela Date of Release:21 January 2017,Davangere Karnataka 75 Years of Dharmpravartha … Continue reading

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Singapore Issued Stamps on National Service

A new set of stamps that commemorates 50 years of national service (NS) here released on 14th March 2017. The NS50 stamp set celebrates key milestones of NS since its introduction in 1967.They include the passing of the NS Bill … Continue reading

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China Issued Stamps on Seasons

China has issued a set of four stamps titled Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter, priced at 5.4 yuan (78 US cents), on 20th March 2017.Designed by established artist Feng Yuan, each stamp portrays a landscape and speaks to a philosophy … Continue reading

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New Special Covers from Davangere (1)

Tula Bhavan Date of Release:21 January 2017,Davangere Karnataka Harihareshwara Temple Date of Release:21 January 2017,Davangere Karnataka Davangere Post Office Date of Release:19 January 2017,Davangere Karnataka Bheemappa Nayaka Date of Release:21 January 2017,Davangere Karnataka B.N. Shantaram Date of Release:20 January 2017,Davangere … Continue reading

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First Wild Life Animal on Indian Stamps

Rhino is the first wildlife animal depicted on Indian stamp on 1st October 1962. The Indian rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis) is the largest of the three Asian rhino species , and has a single horn which can grow to approximately 60 centimetres in … Continue reading

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New Special Covers

50 Years of Indian Forest Service Forestry in Andman and Nicobar Islads Date of Release-February 2017,Port Blair First T20 Match in UP Date of Release-26 January  2017,Kanpur

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Special Cover: Golden Jubilee of South Central Railway

February 2017,Kochi

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