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My Stamp Released on Rumtek Monastery 

Rumtek Monastery also called the Dharmachakra Centre, is a gompa   located in  Sikkim. Originally built under the direction of  12th Karmapa Lama in the mid-1700s, Rumtek served as the main seat of the Karma Kagyu lineage in Sikkim for some time. But when 16th … Continue reading

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Special Cover:Boudhpex 2015

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President of India Released Postage Stamp on Anagarika Dharmapala

The President of India, Pranab Mukherjee released a commemorative postage stamp on Anagarika Dharmapala at Rashtrapati Bhavan on 25th October  2014.Speaking on the occasion, the President said release of the commemorative postage stamp on Anagarika Dharmapala will contribute towards further … Continue reading

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India-Sri Lanka Stamp Issue  to Honour Anagarika Dharmapala

By Anurag India Post will issue a commemorative postage stamp on Anagarika Dharmapala on 25th October 2014.Infact it is a joint stamp issue of India and Sri Lanka.Its the first joint stamp issue of India with any SAARC country.Sri Lanka … Continue reading

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FDC and Brochure:Drupka Lineage of Buddhism

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India Post Released Postage Stamp on  Drukpa Lineage of Buddhism

India Post has issued a commemorative postage stamp on Drupka Lineage of Buddhism on 14th May 2014 at New Delhi.The Drukpa Kagyu is a wonderful lineage of spiritual practice that stems from  Je Gampopa and the latter\’s disciple Phagmo Drupa. The … Continue reading

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Sri Lanka Issued Four Stamps to Mark Vesak

Sri Lanka Post has issued 4special stamps on 12th May 2014 to mark the National Vesak Week depicting special events of the Buddha before Enlightenment. The stamps which are in the denominations of  Rs.5, Rs.10, Rs.15 and Rs.20  at the … Continue reading

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Bhutan Issued Stamps on Guru Padmasambhava

By Mukul Bhowmik Commemorating   the Birth Anniversary of Guru Padmasambhava one Ms of 40 Nu and one SS of 8 V stamps were released by  Bhutan post  on 18th June 2013. Padmasambhava , also known as the Second Buddha, was a  sage … Continue reading

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Buddhist Stamps from Asia on Show in Ho Chi Minh City

A collection of Buddhist stamps from Vietnam and around Asia is on display at Vinh Nghiem Pagoda in Ho Chi Minh City. The exhibit Van hoa nghe thuat Phat giao Viet Nam va the gioi (Buddhist Art and Culture from … Continue reading

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