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A Report on 6th KPS 40th Year Celebration and KPS -RPSL Joint Meeting

By Suresh Rao Karnataka Philatelic Society, Bengaluru 40th anniversary celebrations and a joint meeting with Royal Philatelic Society of London was held on 6th December 2015 at Meghdoot Hall, GPO, Bengaluru.Karnataka Philatelic Society (KPS) was founded in 1975 in Bangalore by late … Continue reading

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A Teacher with a Passion for Stamp Collection

Thiruvananthapuram : Enter the High School block of the St Mary’s Higher Secondary School, Pattom, and one will find a variety  of postage stamps and coin exhibits arranged neatly in three of the classrooms. Inside one of the classrooms, a group … Continue reading

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JPG Meet Volunteers Honored

By Sudhir Jain We had arranged a function at satnaSon 14th Oct. 2014 to honour the members of Central India Philatelic Society (CIPS) who had helped us in organizing Jainism Philately Group (JPG) Khajuraho Meet. Renowned Philatelist and Numismatic writer … Continue reading

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IFPNA Honored Philatelists

By A.V Jeyachandran,Secretary IFPNA Indo French Philatelic &  Numismatic Association ( IFPNA )Organized a philatelic and numismatic exhibition at Pudducherry from 20th to 22nd June 2014.On this occasion  Chief Guest Thiru P.Rajavelu Hon\’ble Minister for Welfare and Tourism Govt. of Pondicherry honoured … Continue reading

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Apathy towards Indian Philatelists

By Anil Kr Pujara India Post released 2 commemorative stamps on 30th April . Both the issues have got traffic lights at 4th stamps. There are big number of collectors who collect block of 4. More precisely there is big … Continue reading

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Reliving History with a Passion for Stamps

By Mrudu Naik Muscat: Philatelist Raman Shah is a passionate collector. Despite having a collection of over 50,000 carefully preserved stamps, he is never satisfied. At 75, he likes adding not only to his stamp albums but also to his impressive … Continue reading

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This Philatelist does Covers

By Revati Bhat in Indian Express A Bangalorean philatelist holds the rare distinction of owning cancelled postal covers dating back to 1864 and spanning 60 years of pre-Independence India.H M Ananda Murthy has been collecting cancelled covers whose combined worth is estimated … Continue reading

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Five Special Cover’s will be Released during INPEX 2013

By Sreejesh Krishnan Five days National Philatelic Exhibition INPEX 2013 will begin in Mumbai from today.The exhibition is being organized by The Philatelic Society Of India.5 Special covers and 4 stamp booklets will be released during the event. Special Cover\’s:1.The … Continue reading

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Watch DD Loksabha for Sankha Samanta\’s Stamp Art

DD Loksabha will telecast a special programme on works of India’s leading stamp designer Sankha Samanta on 11th Nov Sunday 5.30 pm( repeat telecast).This proramme Surkhiyon se Pare will highlight  profile of Mr Samanta as well as his art and … Continue reading

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Prominent Philatelists of India (4):Dr. Pradeep Jain

 Interviewed by Abishek Jalan Another jewel in the collection, Philatelists of India is Dr. Pradeep Jain, a fervent philatelist from Balod in Chhattisgarh. He was born in Jodhpur, Rajasthan but schooling was done in Balod, completed his MBBS and M.D. … Continue reading

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