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Two Cancellations on Same Stamp Issue from Same Philatelic Bureau

By Sudhir Jain Two FDCs of Acharya Gyansagar Ji Stamp issued on 10.09.2013 both having first day cancellation of Agartala(Tripura) GPO but in different designs. How it is possible?

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Indian Dog Breeds on Stamps

Four commemorative postage stamps were issued on 9th January 2005 by India Post for four breeds i.e. Himalayan Sheep Dog, Rampur Hound, Mudhol Hound (Face value Rs. 5.00 each) and Rajapalayam (Face value Rs. 15.00) Himalayan Sheep Dog: The Himalayan Sheepdog, … Continue reading

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India Post: Collectors Packs 2017

MS Pack 2017 (1250.00 Rs.) ,Stamp Year Pack 2017 with fullsheet issue (960.00Rs.), Stamp YearPack (3200 Rs),Sheetlet Year Pack(9500 Rs).These packs are available at epostoffice.gov.in

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India Post will Issue Stamp on DRDO

India Post is issuing a commemorative postage stamp on Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) soon.Earlier two stamps were released o DRDO in 1999 and 2000. Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) works under Department of Defence Research and Development of Ministry … Continue reading

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Stamps on Coconut

Coconut is a popular theme for stamp collectors across the world.India Post has released a set of 2 stamps on coconut research on 8th January 2018. Earlier a stamp on Diamond Jubilee of Coconut Research was released on  27 December … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamps on 100 Years of Coconut Ressearch

India Post has released a set of two stamps alongwith a miniature sheet(Price 20 Rs.) on 100 Years of Coconut Research in India on 8th January 2018. The humble coconut has been in existence for over 3,000 years, but it … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Justice Mehr Chand Mahajan

India Post has released a commemorative postage stamp on Justice Mehr Chand Mahajan on 31st December 2017.Mehr Chand Mahajan (1889– 1967) was the third Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of India  . Prior to that he was the Prime Minister … Continue reading

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India Post is Clearing Backlog,Issued  Hand Fans and India-Papua New Guinea Joint Issue

India Post is clearing its backlog of 2017  in hurry.Over burdening the pockets of philatelists another mega issue of Indian hand fans  was released on 30th December 2017.It will cost a lot not in hundreds but thousands of ruppes a … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamps on Stepwells of India

India Post has issued a set of 16 stamps on step wells of India on 29th December 2017.Denomination of 8 stamps is 15 Rs and another 8 stamps is 15 Rs. each.Each sheetlet costs 160 Rs. it is issued in form of 4 … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Dr Shivajirao Ganesh Patwardhan

India Post has issued a commemorative postage on Dr Shivajirao Ganesh Patwardhan on 28th December 2017.Dr.Patwardhan devoted his life for leprocy patients.  Dr Shivajirao Ganesh Patwardhan (28 Dec. 1892-7 May 1986)  was influenced by the teachings of Swami Vivekananda. During … Continue reading

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