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India Post Issued Stamp on The Old Seminary, Kottayam

The President Mr.Pranab Mukharjee today released a postage stamp on the old seminary kottayam at New Delhi.The Old Seminary, Marthoma Seminary and Vadavathoor Seminary proclaim Syrian and Roman Christian traditions. It is located in the district of Kottayam in Kerala.The … Continue reading

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Old Combination First Day Covers and Cancellations (2)

By Sudhir Jain A combination cover on MOON. First Day Cover of 19-11-1969 Man on the Moon stamp with combination stamp and First Day Cancellation of MOON stamp of Indian Masks Series issued on 15-04-1974.

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India Post Released Two Commemorative Stamps Today

G B Pant Hospital Delhi The Foundation stone of Govind Ballabh Pant Hospital was laid in October 1961 and was commissioned by the then Prime Minister late Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru on 30th April 1964. From a very humble beginning with … Continue reading

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Special Type of FDCs

By R.K.Mishra Centenary Series – Personality stamp series. On 16.10.72 100th centenary Series of four stamps. A typical cancellation was 100 used. On 27.09.73 Personality Stamp Series of three stamps released. O3.7.74 issued with 3 stamps. On15.7.1974 F.D.Cover issued Indian … Continue reading

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Philatelic Observations on FDC

By R.K.Mishra Motilal Nehru (06.05.1861-06.02.1931) Born at Allahabad. Educated at Allahabad and Cambridge University. He was a lawyer, an activist of the Indian National Movement and an important leader of the Indian National Congress, who also served as the Congress … Continue reading

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FDC of IT College:India Post Presented 3 Varieties

By M.Gulrez India Post issued a stamp¬†along with¬†First Day Cover on IT College Lucknow.As per the departments well known working style FDC of IT College was printed without mentioning a line \”First Day Cover/Pratham Diwas Avran\”.After few days of releasing … Continue reading

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