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Special Cover:Philatelic Seminar Jaipur

India Post Rajasthan circle has issued a special cover on 28th February 2016 on the occasion of Philatelic seminar at Jaipur.The cover is showing postage stamps of princely states of Rajputana.The cancellation:Stamp Collection Preserves Heritage.

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Some Old Relevant Place First Day Covers (2)

By Sudhir Jain Here is FDC of stamp issued on 61st Birth Anniversary of great revolutionary Sardar Bhagat Singh. This stamp was issued on 19th October 1968 and release function was organised at village Hussainiwala in Punjab,where Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru were cremated on March 23, … Continue reading

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Picture Postcard:Jagjit Singh

By Anil Kr Pujara

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Picture Postcards:Jagjit Singh

By Anil Kr Pujara

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Philately Day: Cancellations from 68 Bureaus (2)

By Anil Kr Pujara I am reproducing the images of Cancelled First Day covers of Philately Day  Souvenir Sheet 2013 cancelled from Shimla n Chandigarh. The cancellation size from these two bureaus is different from that of earlier images n … Continue reading

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Private Cover on PM Narendra Modi

Senior Philatelist of Surat Gujrat Hiren M Zaveri prepared a private cover on the day of swearing in ceremony of Primr Minister Narendra Modi.

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Armenia Issued Stamps on  Legendary Soviet Intelligent Agents

Armenia’s national postal operator HayPost has issued a series of stamps (40,000 copies) dedicated to a legendary Soviet intelligence agent Gevork Vartanyan.  Vartanyan was born to Armenian parents. His father was a Soviet intelligence agent as well who was sent … Continue reading

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Business Reply Envelope

By Anurag Business reply envelopes are mostly used by private companies in India.Some Government departments also used these envelopes for their different uses. Here is an envelope of All India Radio which was used in 1969.Various types of cancellations like … Continue reading

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Story of Postage Stamp,Envelope and Post Card

By R.K.Mishra 1. One Anna stamp issued on 09.051866 by East India CO. Can-Type A Diamond of 49 dots, measure 22x19mm 2. Half Anna, Queen Victoria issued on 01.08.1866.Cancellation-8c, a square framing a number and has three diminishing lines Half … Continue reading

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How philately will survive?

By Vijay Kumar Jain Here are three special covers on NMCC dated 08 January 2014 obtained from Nagercoil.It is apparent from the images that all the covers are defective. (1)On first cover the stamp is not cancelled and Hindi cancellation is unclear. … Continue reading

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