Category Archives: Asian Philately

Meghdoot Postcard: The Ramanathaswamy Temple Corridor Rameswaram

The Ramanathaswamy temple is renowned for its magnificent corridors and massive sculptured pillars. The third corridor of Ramanathaswamy temple is the longest one in the world.

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Special Cover Issued on lakkundi Utsav

By Sudhir Jain On the occasion of Lakkundi Utsav, a special cover and special cancellation has been issued at Lakkundi (DIstrict Gadag, Karnataka) on 27th January 2018. Historical Lakkundi Brahma Jinalaya  Jain Mandir is printed on the special cover and … Continue reading

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Special Cover Released on Fanindra Dev Institution Jalpaiguri

By Mohd.Munnavar A special cover was released on Centenary of Fanindra Dev Institution Jalpaiguri on 5th February 2018 at Jalpaiguri.India Post official Sabyasachi Barman informed that the cover was cancelled with My Stamp.

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Special Cover Released on Anand Bhawan,Allahabad

By Rahul Gannguli A Special Cover was released on 6th February 2018 on The Heritiage Buildings of Allahabad – Anand Bhawan The cover was released by Chief Guest for the occasion Dr.Ravi Kiron, Director Anand Bhawan, Mr. M.U.Abdali, Postmaster General, Mr.S.K.Rai, Director … Continue reading

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CHAMPEX 2018: Special Cover Released on Budhha Theme

By Raman Kumar Mandal Two days philatelic exhibition CHAMPEX 2018 concluded on 4th February 2018 at Motihari,Bihar.A special cover released on Budhha theme on concluding day.The cover depicts Kesaria Stupa.

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Meghdoot Postcards:MGR Centenary Year

Issue Year 2017

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New Stamps Released on Year of Dog

Kyrgyzstan The stamp represents a Dog on the background of the starry sky and the constellation of Canis Major. Date of Issue: 30 January 2018 Slovenia Date of Issue: 26 January 2018 Bhutan Isle of Man Date of Issue: 8 February 2018 Kazakhstan Date … Continue reading

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Meghdoot Postcard: Shore Temple

Shore Temple is a standing testimonial to the regal heritage of India.  Built in the 7th century, Shore Temple depicts the royal taste of Pallava dynasty. During the reign of Rajasimha, the temple saw its construction when Pallava art was … Continue reading

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Magh Mela Commemorative Covers Created by Sangam Philatelic Club

Covers Cancelled from  Magh Mela Temporary Post Office By M.Gulrez Month of January also known as Magh as per Hindi calendar brings only to the city of Allahabad in the whole of India – a unique Hindu perva- the Magh … Continue reading

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Meghdoot Postcard :Hallmark

The BIS hallmark is a  hallmarking system for gold   as well as silver jewellery  sold in India certifying the purity of the metal. It certifies that the piece of jewellery conforms to a set of standards laid by the Bureau of Indian Standards … Continue reading

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