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Vatican stamps mark Pope Benedict’s birthday, Fatima apparitions

Vatican City has issued a stamp sheet on 16th April 2017 on the occasion of Birth day of  Pope Benedict.Designed by the artist Daniela Longo, the sheet features a drawing of Pope Francis and Pope Benedict embracing, while the actual … Continue reading

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Vatican Issued Stamp on Pope

The Vatican has released stamps of the Pope in panes of four.A Spanish Raul Berzosa artist was commissioned to paint the picture of the Pope which was presented to the Pope ahead of his birthday.Born into a family of Italian … Continue reading

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New Joint Stamp Issues

Azerbaijan-Belarus Space for IT Technologies Date of Release: 3 December  2015 Kazakhstan – United Arab Emirates The Stamps depicts the heads of government, President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and President of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al … Continue reading

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New Christmas 2015 Stamps:Vatican

This year’s Vatican Christmas stamps feature a 15th-century manuscript illumination of the Holy Family.Flanked by a lowing ox and a donkey, Mary and Joseph pray over baby Jesus as angels sing above and poor shepherds approach.The image, painted by an … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Vatican City

World of the Family Meeting Vatican City’s postal service has released stamp commemorating the World of the Family Meeting in Philadelphia,  Cindy Wooten of the Catholic News Service reports from Rome. The 2.30 Euro ($2.50) stamp shows families from different … Continue reading

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What are Europa Stamps

Europa stamps are special stamps issued by European postal administrations/ enterprises under the aegis of PostEurop in which Europe is the central theme.EUROPA stamps underlines cooperation in the posts domain, taking into account promotion of philately. They also build awareness of … Continue reading

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Vatican City Issued Stamp on International Year of  Light

Vatican Post will release a special stamp on 19th February celebrating “International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies”. The United Nations General Assembly 6801 Session proclaimed 2015 as the “International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies”. Light plays a fundamental … Continue reading

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Vatican  Issued Aerogram on The Pilgrimage of Pope Paul VI to Holy Land

Philatelic and Numismatic Office of Vatican commemorates this pilgrimage of Paul VI with the issue of an aerogramme featuring an image of that historic encounter with the then Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople, Athenagoras I. This philatelic release is to be … Continue reading

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Vatican:New Stamps on Christian Saints

Death Centenary of Giuseppe Sarto Vatican City has issued a stamp on 28th August on death centenary of the Giuseppe Sarto (Saint Pius X). Giuseppe Sarto (Saint Pius X) was of strong character and had a natural predisposition for study, … Continue reading

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New Vatican Stamp on Next Saint Giovanni Battista Montini

Vatican Post Office is preparing for issuing a new stamp commemorating a great saint known throughout the world Giovanni Battista Montini. Stampnews.com is glad to make such an announcement and provides additional information to describe this event.Giovanni Battista Montini, Successor … Continue reading

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