Category Archive for 'Religious'

Incredible India – Picture Post Card – Golden Temple, Harmandir Sahib – By India Post The Golden Temple is in Amritsar, located in Northern Punjab, India. It is the central gurdwara or worship place, for all Sikhs in the world. Its proper name is Harmandir , which means “Temple of God” and is respectfully referred to […]

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Incredible India – Kedarnath Temple – Picture Post Card – By India Post One of the holiest pilgrimages for the Hindus, Kedarnath Temple Jyotirlinga is located in the picturesque surroundings of Rudra Himalaya Range at a height of 12000 feet on a mountain named Kedar. Near Kedarnath is the source of the river Mandakini that […]

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Stamps of India – Mahant Avaidyanath from Gorakhpur – By India Post In the Ceremony Sri.Ravishanker Prasad, Minister Telecommunication, Sri.Yogi Adiyanath ji Maharaj M.P./Gorakhpur, Smt .Sarita Singh.CPMG/UP were present. Mahant Avaidyanath was the Mahant (chief priest) of Gorakhnath Temple. He played an important role in Ram Janmabhoomi movement. Date Of Issue:- 01.10.2015. Contributed By;- Mr […]

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New Stamp Booklet – By India Post Anagarika Dharmpala Buddhist Modernist:- Anagarika Dharmapala was a Buddhist modernist who deeply influenced the early development of Buddhism in the West. He also played a leading role in the revival of Buddhism in his native Ceylon and other parts of Asia. Year Of Issue:-2015         […]

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Special Cover – Paryaya Mahotsava, Sri Admar Matha, Udupi – Karnataka Date Of Cancellation:- 18-01-2004.

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Special Cover – Karnataka – Paryaya Samaropa Samarambha, Shri Krishna Matha, Udupi Date Of Cancellation:- 14.01.2004.  

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Special Cover – Karnataka – Sri Manjunathaswamy Temple Dharmastala, Ujire Dharmastala kshetra is located amongst the scenic beauty of the Western Karnataka on the banks of the Nethravathi River  it is one of the well visited pilgrimage centers in Karnataka. Dharmastala literally means a place of Dharma, a path to religion, ritual, duty, righteousness, and alms. It is […]

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Miniature Sheet – Egypt 2012- His Holiness Chenonda III A Miniature sheet was issued by Egypt on 17 Mar 2012 on His Holiness Chenonda III – Pope Of Alexandria.

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APS Covers –Golden Jubilee 20th Battalion The Punjab Regiment– Nov 2014 New APS Cover issued during Nov 2014 Issued on 28 Nov 2014.  Serial no 59/2014

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Foreign Stamps -India Theme – Portugal A stamp was issued by Portugal on 24  Feb 2014 marking 400th Anniversary of the First Edition of Book Peregrinacao by Fernao Mendes Pinto (1509-1583).It shows Peacock & an Indian Deity.

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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 […]

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Special Cover – Catholic Diocese Lucknow 2015 – By India Post Platinum Jubilee Catholic Diocese Lucknow Date Of Issue:- 18.02.2015. Contributed By:- Mr Murad  Pathak, Lucknow

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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.

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