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Ireland Issued Stamp on Death Centenary of Francis Ledwidge

The €1 stamp features a portrait of the Co Meath poet and incorporates a photograph of a blackbird by nature photographer Lewis Bates.It was designed by Dublin design agency Detail.Ledwidge was born in Slane, Co Meath in 1887. He began … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamps on Telugu Saints and Poets

India Post has released a set of three stamps on poets and saints of Andhra Pradesh  on 26th April 2017. Atukuri Molla (1440–1530) was a  Telugu poet who authored the Telugu-language Ramayana  . Identified by her caste, she was popularly known as … Continue reading

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First in India : Saints

First saint appeared on Indian commemorative stamps was saint Kabir on 1st October 1952 when a series of six stamps was issued on Indian saints and poets. Kabir Das, a mystical poet and great Saint of India, was born in … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Slovenia

Iskra Delta Triglav Computer Iskra Delta Computers (“manufacture of computer systems and engineering”), the biggest computer company in Yugoslavia and indeed one of the leading companies in the global development of computers, was established in the early 1980s. The company … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Monaco

Les Ballets De Monte-Carlo In 1985, the current Compagnie des Ballets de Monte-Carlo was born. In 1993, the company took off on the international stage as a result of the choreographic works created by Jean-Christophe Maillot, which are renowned throughout … Continue reading

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Belgium Issued Stamp on Poet Emile Verhaeren

Emile Verhaeren, remarkable among of the brilliant group of writers representing “Young Belgium”, and one who has been recognized by the literary world of France as holding a foremost place among the lyric poets. To commemorate this great person Belgium … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Belgium

Poet Emile Verhaeren Issue Date: 14.03.2016 Designer: Gerard Alsteens Printer: Stamps Production Belgium Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours Size: 210 mm x 148 mm Values: €7.40 Qualifying Education Issue Date: 14.03.2016 Designer: Bart Van Leuven & Wim Vandersleyen Printer: Stamps Production Belgium Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours Size: 200 mm x 165 mm … Continue reading

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Stamp on Kuvempu will be Released Soon: Sadananda Gowda

Union Minister for Law and Justice D.V. Sadananda Gowda has said that commemorative stamps will soon be released on poet laureate Kuvempu.The Rashtrakavi Kuvempu Pratishthana had submitted a request to the Union government in this regard, recently. The State government … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Hindi Poet Sumitranandan Pant 

By Abhyuday Vajpeyi India Post has today issued a commemorative postage stamp on noted hindi poet Sumitranandan Pant.Pant was born at Kausani (Uttrakhand) on 20th May 1900.He is considered one of the major poets of the Chhayavad   school of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Kyrgyzstan

International Year of Light and International Year of Soils The UN General Assembly announced the year 2015 to be the International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies as well as the International Year of Soils. The series therefore includes two … Continue reading

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