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India Post Issued Stamp on Sri Hangal Kumarswamiji

India Post has issued a commemorative postage stamp on Sri Hangal Kumarswamiji on 19th May 2017.There existed a math (monastery) in Dharwad called Navakalyana-math. It was established by its founder Guru-Siddha Prabhudevaru. Guru-Siddha Prabhu devaru had left his physical body in … Continue reading

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India Post Issued 3 Stamps and MS on Centenary of Champaran Satyagrah

India Post has released a set of 3 stamps( 5 Rs.,10 Rs. And 25 Rs.) and a MS (40 Rs.) on the occasion of centenary of Champaran Satyagrah on 13th May 2017.A hundred years ago, on a day very much … Continue reading

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Philippines Issued Stamps on Silver Medalists of Olympic Games

Philippine issued special postage stamps honoring sporting icons and Philippine Olympic Silver Medalists’ Anthony Villanueva, Mansueto “Onyok” Velasco Jr., and Hidilyn Diaz on 23rd April 2017. Boxer Anthony Villanueva won the country’s first silver medal at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Olympics.Villanueva … Continue reading

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New Pictorial Postmarks of Korea and Czech Republic

Korea will Issue Postmark on Whale By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie This postmark will be issued on 26th May 2017 in Busan.It is featuring two killer whales(Orcinus orca). Czech Republic will Issue … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Israel

Memorial Day 2017 The graphic design of the Memorial Day stamps has been expressed over the years symbolically and through monuments. This year our Memorial Stamp depicts the National Memorial Hall. Jerusalem is also the focus for this year’s Memorial … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Israel

The Passover Haggadah The Passover Haggadah, the book about the Exodus from Egypt, which is read on the festival eve, comes in many different forms. This stamp set highlights Haggadahs that represent three Zionist values: security, alyiah and settlement.over the … Continue reading

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Longest Stamps in the World

Thailand Post has released a set of five of the longest stamps in the world on 1st April 2017, each of which depicts a photo of the late HM King Rama IX while he was working in the fields.The stamp … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamps on Telugu Saints and Poets

India Post has released a set of three stamps on poets and saints of Andhra Pradesh  on 26th April 2017. Atukuri Molla (1440–1530) was a  Telugu poet who authored the Telugu-language Ramayana  . Identified by her caste, she was popularly known as … Continue reading

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Singapore is Issuing Stamps on Kingfishers

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector  Group ArGe Zoologie The stamps will be released on 26th April 2017. 1st local: Black-capped Kingfisher (Halcyon pileata),70 cent: Blue -Eared Kingfisher (Alcedo meninting) ,90 cent: Black Backed Kingfisher(Ceyx erithaca),$ … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Korea

By Wolfgang Beyer Korea National Park Service Issue Date: 29th May 2017  Love, Happy The stamps are based on Postage Stamp Design Contest. Issue  Date: 2nd May 2017 Stamps : Love by Lee soojeong, Love by Jeong seohan, Happy by … Continue reading

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