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Philatelic Institutions in India(3): South India Philatelists’ Association

South India Philatelists’ Association popularly known as “SIPA” is a non – profit body, with its main objectives to promote philately, create an awareness of the hobby among people from all walks of life and do further research in philately. … Continue reading

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Book on Letters: Dhai Akhar

India Post has released abook Dhai Akhar.The book contains childrens letters to Mahatma Gandhi.Price of the book is 100 Rs and it is available at Philatelic Bureaues.The letteres were written during a competition organized in 2017.Letters by prize winnwe students … Continue reading

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Champaran Indigo Boomed into Freedom Struggle

By Ganesh Prasad Chowdhary It was freedom war fought without any weapon under the leadership of Mahatma Gandhi. Freedom was won without opening of gun fired. Many ideology played pivotal role in the long battle of independence movement, The armed … Continue reading

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India Post will Issue Stamps on 25 Personalities

India Post  will issue commemorative stamps of 25 great personalities, including former president APJ Abdul Kalam, Union Communications and IT Minister said  at Patna. Prasad said the postal department would soon issue commemorative stamps of former president APJ Abdul Kalam, who … Continue reading

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India Post Released Stamp Book on  Mahatma Gandhi

The book contains 7 original stamps/MS : 125 Yrs of Mahatma Gandhi- 02.10.1994 India-South Africa Cooperation -02.10.1995 50th Death Anniversary- 30.01.1998 Man of the Millennium- 02.10.2001 75th Anniversary of Dandi March (Salt Satyagrah)- 05.04.2005 Satyagrah- 02.10.2007 100 Years of Mahatma … Continue reading

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Sri Lankan Stamp to Commemorate Ho Chi Minh

Sri Lanka issued a stamp commemorating Ho Chi Minh, a revolutionary communist leader who led the Việt Minh independence movement from 1941 onward, establishing the communist-ruled Democratic Republic of Vietnam in 1945 and defeating the French Union in 1954 at … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on 75 Years of Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan

India Post has released a commemorative postage stamp on Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan Today.Backed by a vision and a few words of encouragement from Mahatma Gandhi, KM Munshi set up the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan in 1938. It’s been seventy-five years since … Continue reading

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A Stamp of History

By K. Jeshi Retired postmaster N. Hariharan shares his treasured collection of rare stamps and first day covers on Mahatma Gandhi Mahatma Gandhi (1869- 1948) and Kasturba Gandhi (1869 – 1944) were the first Indian power couple to be depicted … Continue reading

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Se-Tenant Stamps of India (1992-1995)

By Dr. Pradeep Jain 7 senant stamps were released from 1992 to 1995 in India on various themes. 1.Bridges (1992)                           2. Diamond Jubilee of IAF (1992) 3.Satyajit … Continue reading

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