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India Post Issued Stamp on Patna High Court

The President of India, Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the Centenary Year Celebrations of Patna High Court on 18th April 2015 at Patna. He released a commemorative postage stamp on this occasion. Speaking on the occasion, the President said that when the foundation-stone … Continue reading

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India-France Joint Stamp Issue

India Post  issued a joint stamp and miniature sheet with France on 10th April 2015.The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi and the President of France, Mr. Francois Hollande released the stamps commemorating 50 years of Indo-French Space Cooperation, in Paris. … Continue reading

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Autographed FDC: Pt.Srinivas Joshi

By Vijay Kumar Jain First Day Cover on Kirana gharana vocalist Bharat Ratna Pt.Bhimsen Joshi autographed by his son Pt.Srinivas Joshi. Srinivas ji himself is an expert vocalist just like his father.

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With Love from Anupam Kher…

By Vijay Kumar Jain FDC on ‘100 years of Indian Cinema’ bearing cancelled stamps of Mehmood & Utpal Dutt autographed by international actor Anupam Kher. Anupam Kher holds the record of winning five Filmfare trophies for his comic roles in … Continue reading

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Happy Republic Day

By Dr.Pradeep Jain

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President of India Released Postage Stamp on Anagarika Dharmapala

The President of India, Pranab Mukherjee released a commemorative postage stamp on Anagarika Dharmapala at Rashtrapati Bhavan on 25th October  2014.Speaking on the occasion, the President said release of the commemorative postage stamp on Anagarika Dharmapala will contribute towards further … Continue reading

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Some Old Relavant Place Cancelled First Day Covers (4)

By Sudhir Jain. First Day Cover of the stamp on the President\”s Body Guard issued on 30th September 1973. First Day Cancellation is from Rastrapati Bhawan, New Delhi. This stamp was issued to commemorate Bicentenary of President\’s Bodyguards. This stamp … Continue reading

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Some Old Relavant Place Cancelled First Day Covers (3)

By Sudhir Jain First Day Cover of the stamp on Cochin Synagogue issued on 15th December 1968. First Day Cancellation is from Cochin. This stamp was issued to commemorate 400th Anniversary of famous Cochin Synagogue. It is named as Paradesi Synagogue. … Continue reading

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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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Old Relevant Place Cancelled First Day Covers (1)

By Sudhir Jain I am exhibiting a FDC issued on 13th April 1969 on 50th Anniversary of Jalianwala Bagh Massacre. The Jallianwala Bagh massacre was a seminal event in the British rule of India. On 13 April 1919, a crowd of non-violent protesters, along with … Continue reading

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