Covid-19 Stamp and Maxim Card Issue Date:30.12.2020 Designer:Maxim Cerevcov Printer:“Nova Imprim” (Chișinău, Moldova). Process:Offset Lithography Size:46.00 х 27.50 mm Year of Ox According to the traditional Chinese calendar, the coming new year will be the Year of the White Metal Ox. It will begin on February 12, 2021 and last until January 30, 2022. The […]
Date of Release:19th May 2020
By Wolfgang Beyer ,BDPh (German Philatelic Federation) and AIJP The BIRDPEX 8, an International philatelic show, will be held in Mondorf-les-Baines (Grand Duchy of Luxembourg) from 19th May to 21st May 2018. The organizer of this philatelic event is the philatelic Club PHILCOLUX of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (www.philcolux.lu). 42 stamp collectors will participate in Birdpex 8 […]
As part of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Preliminary Draw activities, Official FIFA Licensee, The Federal State Unitary Enterprise Marka Publishing and Trading Center, presented the first philatelic items on 24th Jyly 2015 that have been created to celebrate the tournament. The FIFA Philatelic Programme brings football fans together with the world of philately, and offers […]
By Anurag Senior philatelist Wolfgang Beyer from Germany sent this attractive and thematic special postmark and postcard featuring a Grey Langur . Wolfgang Beyer is known for his interest in Indian Philately. Gray langurs are large and fairly terrestrial inhabiting forest, open lightly wooded habitats, and urban areas on the Indian Subcontinent . Most species are […]
India Post has released two new Meghdoot Postcards on the occasion of “Godavari Mahapushkaram”.Language-Hindi and Telugu.
Private maxim cards cancelled with permanent pictorial cancellation of Ranthambhor.Every card is showing different styles of tigers of Ranthambhor Tiger Reserve Park.
Since the ancient times, hunting was one of the main occupations of the Kyrgyz men. Using the hunting birds and hound dogs (Taigan breed) would be the height of the hunting skills and Kyrgyz people have been proving to obtain these skills for a long time. Using hunting birds such as falcons, hawks and eagles, […]
LIHULA and KIRBLA The fashion of flowery skirts developed at the end of the 19th century. It was triggered by the decoration of carpets with flowery embroidery that was called “roosimine”. The rose embroidery carpets spread also to other places but rose embroidery skirts were only made in Lihula and in the neighbouring parish of […]
Shrine of the Book Israel’s largest cultural institution and one of the leading museums worldwide, the Israel Museum marks it’s 50th anniversary in May 2015.It is a major cultural attraction for Israelis and tourists alike.The Shrine of the Book houses the Dead Sea Scrolls, the most ancient biblical manuscrips in the world. The Shrine,which also was opened […]