News -India – Forthcoming Philatelic Exhibitions 12-13 March – PHILEX KOLKATA 2010 – Intenational Philatelic Fair – Rotary Sadan ,Kolkata. 13-14 March – SIMPEX 2010 – Gaiety Theatre , Shimla 22-23 March – KULLUPEX 2010 – Deb Sadan ,Kullu , Himachal Pradesh Mar – Distt Level at Dharamshala , Himachal Pradesh 16-19 April – Bihar [...]
Monthly Archive for February, 2010
Commemorative Coins – India – Louis Braille A Set of Two Coins ( Rs 100 & Rs 2) released by India Government Mint to commemorate the 200th Birth Anniversary of Louis Braille. A Single UNC Rs 2 coin has earlier been issued by Hyderabad Mint.
Booklet – Sweden – Postal History A Booklet containing Four Stamps was released by Sweden in 1986 to mark 350 Years of Postal History. Each stamp representing a Century. The Booklet release also coincided with STOCKHOLMIA 86 World Philatelic Exhibition. The themes on stamps were 2.90 kr – Postal Messenger of 17th Century , 2.90 [...]
Booklet – Australia – Centenary of Cinema A Booklet issued by Australia in 1995 to commemorate Centenary Of Cinema. The Booklet contains 10 self adhesive stamps . A set of Five stamps was issued . The Booklet was released during the Queensland Stamp and Coin Show held from 10 to 12 Jun 1995.
Stamps – Papua New Guinea- Military Uniforms Stamp issued by Papua New Guinea in 1992 to commemorate 50 Years of World War II campaigns showing a Papuan Infantry Battalion Soldier in Uniform.
Posted in Special Covers on Feb 27th, 2010
Special Cove- By India Post, Tamil Nadu Circle The Millennium Birth Celebrations of SRI KOORATHAZHWAN ( 1010-2010 ) at BIG Kanchipuram. Date Of Issue:-25.01.2010. Contributed By:-Sreejesh Krishnan
Special Cover-India Post, Kerala Postal Circle, Northern Region on the occasion of National Seminar in honour of Kala Surayya 2010. KAMALA SURAYYA ( 1932-2009 ) – The most revered woman writer of modern times in Malayalam literature. Kamala Surayya was born in 1932. In a life of 77 years,she became internationally known for her writings [...]
Special Cover – GB – Ships A Special Cover was released on 10 Nov 1984 to commemorate maiden Cruise of “Royal Princess ” from Southampton to Miami in USA. The cover and Cancellation show the Ship.
Special Cover – GB – Royal Marines Band The British Forces Postal Service issued a special Cover to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the Royal Marines Band Service.
FDC – Philippines – Kennedy A First Day Cover issued by Philippines containing three stamps on US President John F Kennedy. It was issued on 29 May 1965.
M Sheet – New Zealand – Royal Philatelic Society A Minature sheet issued by New Zealand containing One stamp of $ 1 NZ Dollar. The Miniature sheet was issued to Commemorate the Centenary of Royal Philatelic Society of New Zealand.
Pictorial Cancellation – India – Flamingo A Pictorial Cancellation on ‘Flamingo ” Bird was introduced at Bhuj on 16 Jul 1984 . Flamingo Birds are found in Great Rann of Kutch about 95 Kms from Bhuj. It is the breeding place of Flamingoes coming from Siberia.
Special Cover – India – Colour Presentation A Special Cover was released at Wellington ( Tamil Nadu) to commemorate Colour Presentation to 11 and 12 Battalions of The Madras Regiment. The Madras Regiment is the Oldest Regiment in the Indian Army raised in 1750′s.