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New Stamps,Postal Card and Postmarks from Korea

By Wolfgang Beyer 30th Anniversary of the Opening of the Independence Hall of Korea Stamps:Independance Hall and Independence Statue Postal Card: The 102nd World Congress of Esperanto Tourism Postmarks:Tourism Cheongpyung Lake,Dobongsan Seoninbong,Heonreung,Imjingak,Odusan Unification Observation platform

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What is Aerophilately?

Aerophilately is the branch of philately   that specializes in the study of airmail.Philatelists have observed the development of  mail transport by air from its beginning, and all aspects of airmail service have been extensively studied and documented by specialists. The scope … Continue reading

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First flight Cover

First flight cover, also known by the acronym FFC, is mail that has been carried on an inaugural flight   of an airline, route, or aircraft, normally postmarked with the date of the flight often of the arrival destination proving it was … Continue reading

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Special Covers and Postmarks on Birds and Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Germany This postmark will be released on 31st August 2017 at 06502 THALE together with a Special cover. The postmark and the Special cover are featuring a … Continue reading

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New German Postmark on Stamps on Stamps

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie The pictorial postmark is featuring two stamps (the stamp featuring the Inverted Jenny from USA and the first canadian stamp from 1849 featuring a american beaver). The … Continue reading

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Registered Cover:100 Years of Sabarmati Ashram (17.6.1917 – 17.6.2017)

By M Gulrez Registered covers from Sabarmati Ashram (Gandhi Ashram) on the occasion of centenary of the Satyaghra Ashram. Mahatma Gandhi established an Ashram on 17 June 1917 at Ahamadabad. There are two cancellation on cover, first one is mail … Continue reading

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GST Rates Revised for 66 Items :Relief for Philately

There have been countless recommendations from states and industries to reduce the rates on certain items. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that the rates were revised because the main idea behind GST rates was to maintain the rates as close … Continue reading

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New Postmarks on Animals from South  Korea

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie. Both the postmarks will be issued on 15th June 2017 .First is featuring an angler and a trout  and second is featuring a group of sheep.

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Japan  will Issue Stamps on Super Mario

Super Mario themed postage stamps. Mario, Luigi, Peach, Toad and Yoshi are featured in the set. The stamps are a mix of standard key art with some mail themed pieces. Toad as a postman? It’s too cute! (Calling the custom … Continue reading

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Pictorial Postmark:Adi Yogi

This postmark was released on 24th February 2017 during Maha Shivratri function from Ishana Vihar post office, Coimbatore.

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