Tag Archives: Indian Philately

Special Cover:Say No to Tobaco

By Suresh Rao A Special Postal cover on the theme of ‘Say No to Tobacco’ was released by Shri Rajendra Kumar, Postmaster General, South Karnataka Region at Bengaluru GPO today afternoon. Dr.P.L.Nataraj, Director, Health and Family welfare, Govt. of Karnataka … Continue reading

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Foreign Personalities on Indian Stamps: Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt was the first foreigner appeared on any Indian stamp on 10th December 1963 when postal department issued a  commemorative postage stamp on  Universal declaration of human rights. Anna Eleanor Roosevelt was the longest-serving First Lady throughout her husband President … Continue reading

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Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps: UNPA

International Day of Yoga On 21 June 2017, UNPA issued a new special event sheet to commemorate the International Day of Yoga. (Price $14.95)The United Nations proclaimed 21 June as the International Day of Yoga to raise awareness worldwide of … Continue reading

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Remembering YSR Reddy on his Birth Anniversary

Yeduguri Sandinti Rajasekhara Reddy (8 July 1949 – 2 September 2009), popularly known as YSR, was a two-time Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh   serving from 2004 to 2009. Reddy was elected to the 9th,10th,11th and 12th Lok Sabha from the Kadappa constituency … Continue reading

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Belarus-India Joint Stamp Issue will be released in October

To commemorate 25th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations between India and Belarus a joint issue of stamps will be released in October this year. Belarus has released the image of stamp and souvenir sheet onits official website. The stamp sheet consists 6 … Continue reading

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New Philatelic Books

India Post published three books on thematic philately. Romance of Rail Price, 1000 Rs. 2.Poetry in Stones, Price 1000 Rs. The Majestic Himalayas through India Postage Stamp Price,1100 Rs.

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Special Cover Released on 100 Years of Sabarmati Ashram

By M Gulrez Prime minister Shri Narendra Modi released a special cover on ‘100 years of SABARMATI Ashram’ from Sabarmati Ashram, Ahamadabad on 29th June 2017 .

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Special Cover  Released on Introduction of GST 

By Suresh Rao The introduction of Goods and Services Tax (GST) is a very significant step in the field of indirect tax reforms in India. By amalgamating a large number of Central and State taxes into a single tax, it … Continue reading

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 Special Cover Released on 135 years Birth Anniversary  of Shantalingappa Patil Nimbal

By Suresh Rao Shantalingappa Patil Nimbal is the first artist of Hyderabad Karnataka region to complete his education at Sir J J School of Art, Mumbai. He is well known for his Portrait Paintings. His Paintings can be found in … Continue reading

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More Special Covers on World Environment Day

By Ankit Agarwal

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