A Special cover was released during a coin exhibition held in Pune on 04 -05- 2002. It shows shivaji and Copper coins issued during his reign . The cancellation shows the Gold coins issued during his period.
INTAC Heritage Centres stamps are being released today. We inform all our readers that all four stamps in this set are RS 5 / – denomination and the Miniature sheet is for Rs20/- . Please watchout for more details on our site later in the day.
Stamp Issue Programme Gibraltar 2009
30 Jan 2009 500 Years of the succession to the throne of King Henry VIII 7 stamps +MS
10 Feb 2009 700 Years of Devotion to Our Lady of Europe 2 MS
Joint issue with Vatican
15 Mar 2009 Centenary of Naval Aviation 6 Stamps + MS
Special collection on Millenium. Different stamps and miniature sheets issued by 140 countries on this subject. Four miniature sheets are shown. This shall be informative and useful to our friends. Please do send your comments. Happy Reading. It is a strong contender for Limca Book of Records entry.
Contributed By;-Pratisad Neurgaonkar, Pune
Jordan, France, Uruguay, U.A.E., Morocco, Egypt.
A special train known as Azadi Express- a mobile train exhibition on Freedom struggle -had 12 interconnected coaches and carried more than 500 photographs on India’s Freedom struggle. It was a Dream project of Ministry Of Information and Broadcasting. A special cover was rleased to mark its arrival at Behrampur Station on 16 Feb 2008. It had Gandhiji, Netaji on the cover.
Postmaster General of Chennai city region M.S.Ramanujam released the postage stamp at a function in Chennai on Sunday to mark 150 years of CSI St.Paul’s Church . Former judge of Madras High Court J.Kanakaraj received the same.
St Paul’s Church, one of the oldest and prestigious churches in Chennai, came into being in 1858. Located at the center of Vepery, Choolai and Purasawalkam areas, the church is set in a place that is famous for the Karnataka War fought by Tipu Sultan against the British. It is a CSI (Church of South India) church which holds regular worship services.
Date Of issue:-25.01.2009.
Forthcoming Issues – India – Latest Updates
28 Jan,2009 -Intach Heritage Centres
28 Jan,2009.-1. Jaisalmer Fort,Jaisalmer,500P
2. Quila Mubarak,Patiala,500P
3. Manyu Monasteries,Ladakh,500P
4. St.Anne’s Church,Goa,500P
Miniature Sheet-2000P,0.2 million
31Jan,2009-Bishnu Prasad Rabha,500P
03 Feb2009 SAIL ( Steel Authority)
04 Feb,2009.-National Girl Child Day,500P
05 Feb 2009 – Postal Life Insurance