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Postal Department still Celebrating Republic Day

By  Sudhir Jain I have received this envelope bearing seal of Bhawani Shankar Road Post Office Mumbai (Pincode 400028)  with a slogan franking “HEARTIEST GREETINGS FOR REPUBLIC DAY”.

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Special Covers Released on 120th Foundation Day of Philatelic Society of India

10601st Meeting of PSI 120th Foundation Day of PSI A Young Philatelist Date of Release:4 March 2017,Mumbai

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Collection of Stamps on Indira Gandhi

Compiled by Ganesh Prasad Chowdhary Stamp collecting is a creative hobby and gives a lot of happiness and satisfaction. We learn from the hobby about countries that issued the stamps, its people, its scenery, its famous persons man or woman, … Continue reading

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India: First Stamps on Educational Institutions

India issued a set of three stamps on centenary of Bombay University,Calcutta University and Madras University.These stamps were released on 31st December 1957.Price of stamps was 10 paise each.These are the first stamps issued on Indian educational institutions.

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New Postmarks on Birds and Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie South Korea:Postmark on Bird of Prey The postmark will be released on 20th  April  2017  the postmark will be available in Geomundo(Korea).The postmark is featuring a bird … Continue reading

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Article about Wolfgang Beyer

German website about philately http://www.bdph.de acknowledged senior philatelist and active writer for philamirror Mr. Wolfgang Beyer.We are publishing original article in German and its English translation.This article was published on 28th March 2017. Kooperation mit Indien:Philatelisten finden eine gemeinsame Sprache … Continue reading

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Gibraltar Issued Stamps on Queen’s Sapphire Jubilee issued 

The set of six stamps and miniature sheet combines photos of the coronation with intricate patterns, multiple layers of graphics, and sapphire tones.The stamps are the work of local graphics designer, Stephen Perera, who said he was honoured to produce … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Spain

Reopening of the Teatro Real It is a folding block sheet, in which we can see the stage and the armchair room and, as the main protagonist, in the center of the scene, the imposing building that houses the Madrid … Continue reading

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Croatian Ethnographic Heritage 2017 Stamp Issue

Podravina – Koprivnički Ivanec:Podravina is a geographical and historic Croatian region located in the lowlands and bounded by the river Drava, the hills of Bilogora and the extension of the Kalnik Mountain. Ethnologically, Podravina is known for its specific folklore (music … Continue reading

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Picture Postcards on Meghalaya

India Post and Meghalaya Government jointly issued picture postcards.The postcards are showing rich natural and cultural heritage of  Meghalaya.

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