Category Archives: Philatelists

Special Cover Released on Birth Centenary of Mrs. Indira Gandhi

By Rahul Ganguli On the occasion of the Birth Centenary of Late Smt. Indira Gandhi, on 19th November 2017 a Special Cover and a Special Cancellation was released from the Head Post Office, Allahabad . The proponent to the special cover and … Continue reading

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Private Commemorative Covers and Picture Postcard Released on Birth Centenary of Mrs.Indira Gandhi

By M.Gulrez Sangam Philatelic Club of Allahabad has released a set of three Private Commemorative Covers and Picture Postcard to commemorate the Birth Centenary of Mrs.. Indira Gandhi on 19.11.2017. These covers are designed by Ashok Mittal, president Sangam Philatelic Club … Continue reading

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Monthly meeting of Central India Philatelic Society

By SudhirJain Monthly meeting of Central India Philatelic Society organized on 1st Oct. 2017 at Satna (M. P.). It was Decided in the meeting that a Philatelic & Numismatic Exhibition will be organized  in the month of November 2017.Secretary Sudhir Jain displayed … Continue reading

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Senior Philatelist Hemant Bafna Passed away

By Sudhir Jain Shri Hemant Bafna President Jainism Philately Group, Pune Chapter died on 11th Sept. 2017 night at Pune. He was very senior Philatelist and organized many solo Philatelic Exhibitions at different places. Born on 4th april 1952, Mr. Bafna … Continue reading

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Collecting Gandhi Souvenirs is his Passion

By Arpita Raj Jayaprakash Sarda, 45, started stocking stamps since he was 10. By 1997, his collection included stamps issued by India Post since 1947.It was then that a roadside stamp dealer in the Fort area of Mumbai introduced him … Continue reading

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Special Covers Released on 120th Foundation Day of Philatelic Society of India

10601st Meeting of PSI 120th Foundation Day of PSI A Young Philatelist Date of Release:4 March 2017,Mumbai

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Article about Wolfgang Beyer

German website about philately http://www.bdph.de acknowledged senior philatelist and active writer for philamirror Mr. Wolfgang Beyer.We are publishing original article in German and its English translation.This article was published on 28th March 2017. Kooperation mit Indien:Philatelisten finden eine gemeinsame Sprache … Continue reading

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Octogenarian Artist who Weaves Magic out of Postal Stamps

By Tamara Mathias​ Meet the 82-year-old woman who has spent over 40 years painstakingly creating beautiful artwork from discarded Indian postage stamps and her son who passionately preserves philately. Deepa Melkote speaks at the lightening pace of a woman on a … Continue reading

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Display of 400 Stamps on Mother Teresa

Inspired by Mother Teresa, a Vellore-based philatelist started to collect stamps issued in honour of her in 1997. Today, C. Tamilvanan has to his credit a collection of 400 stamps and first day covers issued by 100 countries in honour … Continue reading

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