FDC – Pakistan – Minorities Week
A Rs 5 stamp was issued by Pakistan on 11 Aug 2009 to mark the Minorities week.The stamp and cover show the St Patricks Cathedral Karachi , Gurdwara Dera Sahib Lahore and Hindu Temple Taxila.
The spellings of Minorities on Cover are misspelt.
FDC- Alderney – Lighthouse Lights
In 1952 the Les Casquets Lighthouse was electrified. The Golden Jubilee of this event was celebrated with the issue of Five stamps depicting the Light Sources of the Lighthouse.
22p – Coal Fired type 1725 , 27p – Copper Framed oil Lantern
36p – 1790 Argand Lamp with metal reflectors , 45p – Revolving apparatus
with metal reflectors , 65p -Electrification of lighthouse 1952
India Stamps – Traffic Light – New Alignment Mark- 2010 Issues
A new type of alignment mark has been seen along with Traffic Lights on stamps printed at ISP, Nashik. NINETEEN (19) Issues of 2009 were issued with this new type of alignment mark. The Tenth Issue of 2010 with this TL mark is Cathedral & John Connon School , Mumbai issue. (stamp no 30 with this type alignment mark)
Old Type – one horizontal line ,one vertical line cutting the horizontal at 90* to divide into four quadrants and a circle in Centre.
New Type – A square divided into four quadrants by one horizontal and vertical line intersecting and a smaller square inside which is totally shaded black.
Examples : 2010
1 – PC Sorcar stamps issued on 23 Feb 2010 .
2 – SPG issued on 30 Mar 2010.
3 to 14 – Astrological Signs – 12 Stamps
15 – Velu Thampi – 06 May 2010
16 to 21 – Postal Heritage Buildings – 13 May 2010
22- Rath Yatra ,Puri -12 July 2010
23-24 – Talkatora Stadium , Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium -01 Aug 2010
25-28 – Princely States – 06 Oct 2010.
29 – Sant Shadaram Sahib – 25 Oct 2010
30 – Cathedral & John Connon School , Mumbai – 27 Oct 2010
First Day Cover – Brihadeeswara Temple – By India Post
Brihadeeswara Temple :-One of the greatest glories of Indian architecture. The temple is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site “Great Living Chola Temples”. The Brihadisvara temple is a monument dedicated to Lord Siva at Thanjavur in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu . It is the world’s first complete granite temple. The stamp marked 1000 years of the Temple.
Date Of Issue:-26.09.2010.
Stamps on Airport – Bahrain – 60th Anniversary
A stamp was issued in 1992 by Bahrain on 60th Anniversary of Bahrain International Airport.