Special Cover – 125th Anniversary Of Sacred Heart Latin Church Thrissur – By India Post

Special Cover – 125th Anniversary Of Sacred Heart Latin Church Thrissur – By India Post

Date of Issue:-030.08.2016.

Contributed By :- Mr Gauresh Mehra, Bangalore

Special Cover 2016

Special Cover – Diamond Jubilee Celebrations Of Evangelical Church Of India – By India Post

Special Cover – Diamond Jubilee Celebrations Of Evangelical Church Of India –  By India Post

The Evangelical Church of India (ECI) is a major Christian denomination in India. It has Allahabad Bible Seminary in Allahabad, Calcutta Bible Seminary in Kolkata and Madras Theological Seminary and College in Chennai. Its existence is because of the activity of the Oriental Missionary Society, (OMS International). Bishop Dr. M. Ezra Sargunam was consecrated bishop in 1993. The church has more than 100,000 members.

Date Of Issue:-01.06.2016.

Special Cover 2016

Special Cover – 170 Years Gossner Evangelical Lutheran Church – By India Post

Special Cover – 170 Years Gossner Evangelical Lutheran Church  –  By India Post

 Gossner Evangelical Lutheran Church in Chotanagpur and Assam, in short G.E.L. Church was established on 2nd November, 1845 by four German Missionaries named Emil Schatz, Fredric Batsch, Augustus Brandt and E. Theodore Janke sent by Fr. Johaness Evangelista Gossner fro Berlin, Germany at Ranchi.

Date Of Issue:-26.03.2015.

Contributed By:- Mr Gauresh Mehra, Bangalore

Special Covers, Carried Covers, Special Cancellation Covers of 2015.View at a Glance, Click on below link:-

http://www.indianstampghar.com/special-covers-postmarks-2015/

GEL Church 2015 Spl Cvr

Christmas Stamps -Balliwick of Guernsey

Christmas Stamps -Balliwick of Guernsey

Balliwick of Guernsey  issued Four stamps to mark Christmas on 11 Nov 1970.  The stamps are on Churches of the Balliwick. These are St Anne-Alderney, St Peter -Sark,  St Tugual Herm Island,    St Peter (Town Church) -Guernsey.

Stamps on Twelve Days of Christmas – Guernsey

Stamps on Twelve Days of Christmas – Guernsey

The Twelve Days of Christmas are festive days beginning 25 December.This is also known as Christmastide & Twelvetide. The Twelfth night of Christmas is always on the evening of 5th January.In western Christianity these are

Day 1-25 Dec-Christmas Day             Day 2-26 Dec-St Stephen’s Day

Day 3-27 Dec-Feast of St John         Day 4-28 Dec-Feast of Holy Innocents

Day 5-29 Dec-Feast of St Thomas    Day 6-30 Dec-Feast of Holy Family

Day 7-31 Dec-Feast of St Sylvester Day 8-01 Jan-Solemnity of Mary

Day 9-02 Jan-Octave Day of St Stephen

Day 10-03 Jan-Feast of St Genevieve

Day 11-04 Jan-Octave Day of Feast of Holy Innocents

Day 12-05 Jan- Feast Day of St John Neumann .Evening is Twelfth Night

A set of 12 stamps and FDC released by Guernsey to mark twelve days of Christmas.

12 Days of Christmas-ISG

Stamps on Christmas Gift Bearers – Guernsey

Stamps on Christmas Gift Bearers – Guernsey

The Tradition of making presents at Christmas may be traced to the Gifts brought to Infant Jesus. The Principal bearers were the Three Wise Men from the East traditionally –

Casper -King of Sheba who offered Frankincense

Melchior -King of Arabia and Nubia -the bringer of Gold

Balthazar -King of Tarse & Egypt- whose present was Myrrh

All three feature on the stamps. The remaining nine characters are from different territories of the World

Santa Claus -English Speaking World    Lussibruden-Sweden & Scandinavia

Saint Nicholas – The Netherlands,France           La Befana -Italy

Julenisse -Denmark                                      Christkind -Germany

King Wencesias-Bohemia,Czech             Shepherd of Les Baux-South France

Baboushka -Russia & Eastern Europe

A FDC from Guernsey with 12 stamps on Christmas Gift Bearers.

Stamps on Christmas Gift Bearers -ISG

 

 

Special Cover – Hudson Memorial Church Bangalore – By India Post

Special Cover – Hudson Memorial Church Bangalore – By India Post

Date Of Issue:-28.09.2014.

Contributed By:- Ms Huma Fathima, Bangalore
Special Covers 2014-Hudson Memorial Church - ISG

New Series Of My Stamp By India Post- St Francis Church

New Series Of My Stamp By India Post– St Francis Church

 

New Theme of my stamp issued recently- St Francis Church

Serial 6/10-2014

MY Stamp - St Francis Church-ISG

Stamps on Gurudwara & Hindu Temple – Pakistan

Stamps on Gurudwara & Hindu Temple – Pakistan

Two stamps issued by Pakistan on Gurudwara Dera  Sahib Lahore .

The First Stamp was issued on  Aug 2009 to mark Minorities week and also shows Hindu Temple at Taxila and St Patrick’s Cathedral Karachi.

Words “TAMPLE” Instead of “TEMPLE” and “ST PATARICS” instead of “St Patrick’s” have been misspelt on stamp.

The Second stamp was issued to mark 400th Anniv of Sri Guru Arjan Dev Jee.

Gurudwara on Stamp-ISG

 

St Patrick's Cathedral Karachi, Gurudwara Dera Sahib Lahore & Hindu Temple Taxila
St Patrick’s Cathedral Karachi, Gurudwara Dera Sahib Lahore & Hindu Temple Taxila

 

 

Gurudwara Dera Sahib Lahore-ISG