Category Archives: Education

Philatelic Institutions in India (2): Baroda Philatelic Society

Baroda Philatelic Society was established on 27th April, 1975, with 17 founder members. It is one of the oldest Society in the state of Gujarat. Baroda Philatelic Society is dedicated to the cause of philately and all its Executives are … Continue reading

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Philatelic Institutions in India (1) The Philatelic Society of India

Founded on 6th March 1897 1897-1907 :The foundations of philately in India were laid by a few enthusiastic British philatelilsts then serving in various capacities in India. In January 1897 a band of British Philatelists headed by Mr.(later Sir) Charles … Continue reading

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Kolkata Artist’s Paintings Stamp Their Authority in Germany

German postal service Deutsche Post AG has issued two postage stamps featuring paintings by an artist from Kolkata. Sudip Chatterjee, who passed out of the Indian College of Art & Draftsmanship in 1986 after graduating in science from University of … Continue reading

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HAPPY COLLECTING

Wish you a very happy New Year 2018.Every year is special for stamp collectors.They collect something new something special. Every year enriches our collection with thematic stamp issues.We hope that 2018 will also give new dimensions to your collection. Important … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamps on Stepwells of India

India Post has issued a set of 16 stamps on step wells of India on 29th December 2017.Denomination of 8 stamps is 15 Rs and another 8 stamps is 15 Rs. each.Each sheetlet costs 160 Rs. it is issued in form of 4 … Continue reading

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India Post:Book on Indian Cuisine

India Post has released a recipe book.It contains details about Indian cuisine.The book priced  595Rs. contains recipes of Indian taste based on  24 stamps issued on Indian cuisine this year.The book is available at epostoffice.gov.in

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India Post Issued Stamp and Sheetlet on Submarine Arm of Indian Navy

India Post has issued a commemorative postage stamp on 50 Years of Submarine Arm of Indian Navy on 7th December 2017. The submarine arm of the Indian Navy is in its 50th year of existence. From a small force of Foxtrot … Continue reading

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Postage Stamps of Hyderabad

By Sunil Mungara The Nizam government had set a rare record not only in printing its own currency and minting coins, but also managing its own post offices. It was the only princely state in the British empire to print its … Continue reading

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Hindi Day :Postal Stationary

By Sudhir Jain Hindi Divas (Day) is celebrated on 14 September because on this day in 1949, the Constituent Assembly of India had adopted Hindi written in Devnagri   script as the official language of the Republic of India  . But this didn’t … Continue reading

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