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Ramayana Special Stamps to be released at ASEAN Summit

Ministry of External Affairs Secretary Preeti Saran on 10th January said that the leaders of the Asociation of Southeast Asian Nations   (ASEAN) countries will inaugurate a set of commemorative stamps based on Ramayana at the India- ASEAN Summit. “When the leaders … Continue reading

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Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps:Indonesia

Mahabharat Indonesia issued this stamp sheet in 2012 on 18th June 2012 on the occasion of World Stamp Championship.Stampsdepicts Yudhishthir,Bhim,Arjun,Nakul ,Sahdev,Pandava Lima and Gunungan.

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Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps: Kosovo

Mother Teresa This stamp on Mother Teresa was issued by Kosovo in 2016.It has been selected for St. Gabriel award for the best religious stamp of the year 2016 .The stamp was released on the occasion of her canonization as … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Hungary

Birth Centenary of Magda Szabo Magda Szabó was born and studied in Debrecen, where she finished school in 1935 and then obtained a teaching and arts degree in Latin and Hungarian at the University of Debrecen in 1940. She began … Continue reading

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New Swiss Stamps

150 Years of Tübli Letters  “Tübli letters” was the name given by collectors to the first covers of the federal postal system pre-franked with a printed stamp. They came out in 1867, after the Geneva Post Of ce had begun … Continue reading

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Malta: New Festa Series Stamps

Commemorated annually on the 15th of August, the Feast of The Assumption of Our Lady celebrates the ascension of the Immaculate Mother of God, the Virgin Mary. This feast is celebrated in ten different parishes around Malta and Gozo. This … Continue reading

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Bosnia and Herzegovina Issued Stamp on Međugorje 2017

The mystic apparitions of the Holy Virgin Mary, that is deeply immersed in God’s salvation plan, is a special message to Catholic believers and the Church. Croatian Post Mostar’s stamp issue „Međugorje 2017” is dedi- cated to one of the … Continue reading

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Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps:Malaysia

The stamp featuring Kuil Sri Kandaswamy Hindu temple of Brickfields area of Kuala Lumpur .This 60 sen (cents) stamp shows the majestic Sri Kandaswamy Temple, which was inaugurated in 1902. This Temple features huge golden Kodimaram, Vasantha Mandapam, Yagasalai Peedam, … Continue reading

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Canada Issued Stamp on Eid

Canada Post has issued an Eid stamp that recognizes Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha, two of the most important festivals celebrated by Muslims in Canada and worldwide.The stamps were unveiled at events with members of the Muslim communities in Montréal, … Continue reading

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Stamp Released on Guru Gobind Singh

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi released a commemorative postage stamp and miniature sheet (Price 10 Rs) on 350th Prakash Utsav of  Guru Gobind Singh, in Patna on  5th January 2017.

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