UN FDC Geneva- International Women's Day 2016 -He For She

UN FDC  Geneva- International Women’s Day 2016 -He For She

Date of Issue : 08 .03.2016

 

UN FDC Geneva
UN FDC Geneva

 

Stamps on Taj Mahal – UN 2014 – World Heritage Sites

Stamps on Taj Mahal – UN 2014 – World Heritage Sites

UN Postal administration issued a set of Six stamps on Taj Mahal under World Heritage sites series on 16 Jul 2014. A set of two stamps each was released from Geneva, New York & Vienna Headquarters of UN Postal Administration.

 

Stamps on Taj Mahal issued by UN Postal Administration Vienna
Stamps on Taj Mahal issued by UN Postal Administration Vienna

APS Covers – India – Param Vir Chakra Series

APS Covers – India – Param Vir Chakra Series

APS   (Army Postal Service)   has issued Special Covers to honour those Brave men of Armed Forces who have been awarded the  Nation’s Highest Gallantry Award –  Param Vir Chakra.

CAPTAIN GS SALARIA  – PVC (THIRD BATTALION FIRST GORKHA RIFLES)

UN MISSION CONGO 1961

COVER ISSUED ON 07 Dec 1992 . CANCELLATION – 56 APO.

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APS Covers –Golden Jubilee 6th Battalion The Sikh Light Infantry-Oct 2013

APS Covers –Golden Jubilee 6th Battalion The Sikh Light Infantry-Oct 2013

New APS Cover issued during Oct 2013

APS Covers – Golden Jubilee 6th Battalion The Sikh Light Infantry–Oct 2013

Issued on 01 Oct 2013.  Serial no 52/2013.

APS Covers -Oct 2013-ISG

Stamps on UNO – UN DAY – 24 Oct 2013

Stamps on UNO – UN DAY – 24 Oct 2013

24 October is celebrated as UN Day all over the World . UNO is celebrating its 68th Anniversary today – 24 Oct 2013.

A FDC with two stamps issued by Bangladesh to mark its entry in UNO on 17 Sep 1974. The stamps were issued on 25 Sep 1974.

Permanent Pictorial Cancellation – Ellora – India – Maharashtra State

Permanent Pictorial Cancellation – Ellora – India – Maharashtra State

A pictorial Postcard showing the Ellora Caves  and the Pictorial cancellation on Ellora Caves.

Ellora Caves are   located in Indian state of Maharashtra about 30 Kms from City of Aurangabad  built by Rashtrakuta rulers . Ellora represents the Epitome of Indian Rock Cut Architecture  . Ellora has 34 Caves excavated out of Charanandri hills . The Caves are 12 Buddhist , 17 Hindu and 5 Jain Temples Temples . Ellora is a World Heritage site.

It is a protected monument under the Archaeological Survey of India. Several inscriptions at Ellora range from 6th century to 15th century. The best known of them is an inscription of Rashtrakuta Dantidurga (c. 753-57 A.D.) on the back wall of the front mandapa of Cave 15, which gives an account of his conquests. Inscriptions on the Kailash temple itself range from 9th to 15th century. The cancellation introduced in 1965 depicts carved elephants at Kailash temple while another cancellation introduced in 1977 depicts Stone carved pillar at Kailash temple. It appears that cancellation design has been changed third time which depicts same stone carved pillar at Kailash temple.

APS Cover 4 Sikh – India –Mar 2012 Release

APS Cover 4 Sikh – India –Mar  2012 Release

New APS Cover issued during Mar 2012

125th Raising Day 4th Battalion  Sikh Regiment

Issued on 23 Mar 2012.  Serial no  14/2012