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Andora Issued Stamp on Els Castellers

The castellers are a typically Catalan cultural event with written references from the 18th century. Although initially this practice is mainly located in the Tarragona and Penedès areas, it has gradually spread since the 1980s throughout Catalonia as well as … Continue reading

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New Stamps from  Monaco

SEPAC: Handcrafts Ever conscious of its artistic influence, Monaco opened its own ceramics studio in 1874. The Principality’s first pottery offered an extensive and varied range. After it closed down in 1884, Prince Albert I opened Monaco’s second pottery in … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Slovenia

50 Years of International Trade and Business Fair The The International Trade and Business Fair in Celje celebrates its ftieth anniversary this year. The occasion will be marked with a stamp of face value  €1.00, issued in a miniature sheet. Issue Date: 26.05.2017 Process: Offset Colours: 4 Size: 70.00 … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

100 Years of  Lions International Its motto, “Serve”, earned it a UN appointment – of which it is an advisory member – the world’s leading humanitarian organization. One hundred years later, 1,400,000 members cover 210 countries and regions on five … Continue reading

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Today is Doctor’s Day

“Medicines heal doubts as well as diseases.”- Karl Marx By Dr. Pradeep Jain Every year Doctor’s Day is celebrated in India on the 1st of July. This observance fulfills a need to show the doctors and physicians in our lives how important … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Srimad Rajchandraji

By Sudhir Jain India Post has released a commemorative postage stamp on Shrimad Rajchandra ji on 29th June 2017 .He was a  poet, philosopher,  scholar and reformer. Born nearMorbi , he was prodigy and claimed to have recollection of his past lives at … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamps on BHU

MOS Commutation Mr. Manoj Sinha released a setenent stamp on Bananas Hindu University at ‘Swatantrata Bhavan'(BHU campus) on 28.6.2017. Mr.Y.P. CPMG UP Circle ,  Mr.S.K. Rai,DPS Varanasi circle and Mr. Grish Chand Tripathi Vice Chancellor BHU were also present on the … Continue reading

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New Stamps and Postmarks from Korea

By Wolfgang Beyer Postmark:Nature in DMZ(2ND) Issue Date : 5th June 2017 MUJU World Taekwondo Championship Issue Date : 16th June  2017 Modern Korean Figures(Novelists) Issue Date: 27th June 2017

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Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps:Fiji

Indian Immigrants to Fiji On 14th May  1879, the Leonidas, a ship carrying the first group of indentured servants from Calcutta, dropped anchor near Fiji.After the British Empire annexed Fiji in 1874, the new governor banned the exploitation of native workers, particularly on … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

Paris 2024 Olympic Games Candidature The stamp issued on the occasion of the officialization of the candidature of Paris to the organization of the Olympic Games of 2024. Issue Date: 16.05.2017 Designer: Laurent Mathilde Process: Heliogravure Size: 40 x 30 mm timbre et 26 … Continue reading

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