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New Stamps from Kyrgyzstan

Historical and Cultural Ties between Kyrgyzstan and China :Li Bai This miniature sheet comprises two postage stamps. China and Kyrgyzstan are neighboring countries, with friendly relations. Mutual understanding and support have developed between them. China was one of the first countries … Continue reading

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Philatelic Pleasure

By Anil Kr Pujara In society every living being strives for happiness n Pleasure. Everyone tries to find solace in one thing or the other. I find maximum pleasure in seeing my collection of stamps/ fdcs/ coins n paper currency. … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Year of the Horse:Malaysia

The stamps produced are from original paintings depicting Polo Sport, Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur (DBKL) Mounted Unit, Mounted Ceremonial Squadron and the Polis Diraja Malaysia (PDRM) Mounted Unit. Meanwhile, Pos Malaysia in a statement said the horse stamp collection would … Continue reading

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Vietnam Issued Stamps on Year of the Horse 2014

Greeting the New Year 2014 the Vietnamese Ministry of Information and Communications issues the stampset “Year of the Horse” with 2 values of 2,000 dong and 10,500 dong. Image of horses appeared early in the East-West culture. Horses are one of the animals … Continue reading

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Royal Mail will Issue Stamps on Working Horses

Date of Issue: 04 February 2014 Reason and inspiration for Stamp Issue:Our relationship with horses began around 6,000 years ago. Over the years horses have carried men into war, transported people and goods over huge distances and been a source … Continue reading

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VADOPHILEX :Special Cover Released on Sayajirao Gaekwad

A special cover to mark the 38th year celebrations of Baroda Philatelic Society and the 151st birth anniversary year of Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III was released on 27th April 2013.The cover was released at an exhibition \’Stampmania\’s Vadophilex\’ that was … Continue reading

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French Polynesia:New Stamps on Tortoises and Horses

French Polynesia has issued two  stamps on the tortoises of the Papeari Botanical Garden and the horses from the Marquesas.The two tortoises of the Botanical Garden in Papeari are among the biggest living tortoises. Each weighs around 200 kg, is … Continue reading

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Maxim Cards of Australia

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Slovakia Issued Stamp on Battle of Rozhanovce

Slovakia Post has issued a stamp on 700th anniversary of the Battle of Rozhanovce.The Battle of Rozhanovce was fought between King Charles I of Hungary and the family of Palatine Amades Aba on June 15, 1312, on the Rozgony (today … Continue reading

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Communal Harmony in Indian Stamps

By R.K.Mishra

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