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First in India:Tree

First tree on Indian stamps is Bodhi Tree.The tree printed on 2 stamps released on 24th May 1956 on the occasion of 2500 Years of Buddha. The Bodhi Tree also known as Bo and Peepal .It was a large and very old sacred fig   … Continue reading

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Temples of India on Foreign Stamps:Maha Bodhi Temple

By Kamal Jain and Abishek Jalan Guinea-Bissau, a West African country issued stamp on Maha Bodhi Temple in background and Bhai Jeevan Singh in the front.The Mahabodhi Temple (“Great Awakening Temple”) is a Buddhist Temple in Bodh Gaya, the location … Continue reading

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