Shooting Sheet Let – Games Of The XXXI Olympiad, Olympic Games Rio – By India Post

Shooting Sheet Let – Games Of The XXXI Olympiad, Olympic Games Rio – By India Post

Olympic Games Rio 2016

Date Of Issue;-05.08.2016.

olympics Sheetlet 2016

Sheet Let – Games Of The XXXI Olympiad, Olympic Games Rio – By India Post

Sheet Let – Games Of The XXXI Olympiad, Olympic Games Rio – By India Post

Olympic Games Rio 2016

Date Of Issue;-05.08.2016.

Sheet let Olympics 2016

My Stamp 2016 – Amazon.in – By India Post

My Stamp 2016 –   amazon.in – By India Post

3 Years of delivering smiles

Amazon India launched its services in India in June 2013. India Post is one of Amazon India’s prime carriers. Amazon India celebrated its third anniversary on 3rd June 2016. On the occasion a Customised My Stamp was released to signify 3 years of its relationship and celebrate the e-commerce marketplace’s third anniversary in the country. India Post is one of the prime carriers that Amazon India uses as a delivery channel in over 19,000 pin-codes through 155,000 post-offices which includes a majority of outlets in rural areas across all 35 states and union territories in India. Customised ‘My Stamp’ was released by Smt. Usha Chandrashekar, Chief Postmaster General, Karnataka Circle along with Amit Agarwal, VP & Country Head, Amazon India at Bangalore on 3rd June 2016. This is the first time that the Department of Post has released ‘My Stamp’ to commemorate a milestone with an ecommerce marketplace.

Amazon my stamp depicts a delivery boy with a carton labelled Amazon with ‘My Stamp’ words incorporated in the stamp design. The blank space beside the stamp is printed with ‘amazon.in’ and ‘3 years of delivering smiles’.

Date Of Issue:- 3rd June 2016

Amazon My stamp 2016

Gems & Minerals on stamps -Miniature Sheet-Pakistan 2014

Gems & Minerals on stamps -Pakistan -2014

A set of  Eight stamps were issued by Pakistan on 11 Dec 2014 on Gems & Minerals of Pakistan. The Minerals listed on stamps are Apatite, Aquamarine, Black tourmaline, Garnet , Epidot,Vesvaunite , Topaz & Sphene.

A Miniature  sheet with 16  Se-tenant stamps is listed below.

Miniature Sheet Gems & Minerals _Pakistan -ISG

Sheet lets – Indian Musician – Ravi Shankar & Bhimsen Joshi – By India Post

Sheet Let Stamps of India – Indian Musician – By India Post

The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee released a set of eight Commemorative Postage Stamps on Indian Musicians at a function held at Rashtrapati Bhavan on 3rd September, 2014. The set of stamps brought out by the Department of Posts feature luminaries in the field of classical Indian music namely Pandit Ravi Shankar, Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, Ms. D.K. Pattammal, Pandit Mallikarjun Mansur, Ms. Gangubai Hangal, Pandit Kumar Gandharva, Ustad Vilayat Khan and Ustad Ali Akbar Khan.

Pundit Ravi Shankar, will forever be remembered for the heights that he conquered as a legendary sitar player and composer of Hindustani classical music. He popularized the sitar in all parts of the world with his brilliant performances and creative compositions. His use of unconventional rhythmic cycles and unique compositions remain unrivaled to this day.

Pundit Bhimsen Joshi had developed the khayal form of singing. He was best known for his popular renditions of devotional music. He was a classicist by training and temperament but evolved an approach that sought to achieve a balance between “traditional values and mass-culture tastes”.

Date Of Issue:- 03.09.2014.

Stamps of India 2014

 

Sheet lets – India Musician – Gangubai Hangal & Mallikarnun Mansur – By India Post

Sheet Let Stamps of India – Indian Musician – By India Post

The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee released a set of eight Commemorative Postage Stamps on Indian Musicians at a function held at Rashtrapati Bhavan on 3rd September, 2014. The set of stamps brought out by the Department of Posts feature luminaries in the field of classical Indian music namely Pandit Ravi Shankar, Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, Ms. D.K. Pattammal, Pandit Mallikarjun Mansur, Ms. Gangubai Hangal, Pandit Kumar Gandharva, Ustad Vilayat Khan and Ustad Ali Akbar Khan.

Smt. Gangubai Hangal, another child-prodigy, made her debut in the 1924 session of the Indian National Congress in the august presence of Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru, Sarojini Naidu and Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. She fought prejudice and opposition to make music her career and remained committed to classical music for 75 years – until her last concert in 2006

Pt. Mallikarjun Mansur of the Jaipur-Atrauli Gharana had set new standards through his mercurial improvisations in both melody and metre – without ever losing the emotional content of the songs that he rendered. Stamps of India 2014

Date Of Issue:- 03.09.2014.

Sheet Let – Indian Muscician – Vilayat Khan & Ali Akbar Khan – By India Post

Sheet Let Stamps of India – Indian Musician – By India Post

The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee released a set of eight Commemorative Postage Stamps on Indian Musicians at a function held at Rashtrapati Bhavan on 3rd September, 2014. The set of stamps brought out by the Department of Posts feature luminaries in the field of classical Indian music namely Pandit Ravi Shankar, Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, Ms. D.K. Pattammal, Pandit Mallikarjun Mansur, Ms. Gangubai Hangal, Pandit Kumar Gandharva, Ustad Vilayat Khan and Ustad Ali Akbar Khan.

Ustad Vilayat Ali Khan, who introduced Indian music to the world along with Ravi Shankar and Ali Akbar Khan was another of the greatest pioneers of Indian classical music. He is undoubtedly one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century.

Ustad Ali Akbar Khan made his debut at the age of 13 at a music conference in Allahabad in 1936. His mastery of the sarod and his brilliant compositions gave him the title of a ‘national treasure’. As a performer and as a teacher, he popularized Indian classical music – not only in India but also in Europe and in the USA.

Date Of Issue:- 03.09.2014.

Stamps of India 2014

 

Sheet Let – Indian Musician – D.K .Pattammal & Kumar Gandharva – By India Post

Sheet Let Stamps of India – Indian Musician – By India Post

The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee released a set of eight Commemorative Postage Stamps on Indian Musicians at a function held at Rashtrapati Bhavan on 3rd September, 2014. The set of stamps brought out by the Department of Posts feature luminaries in the field of classical Indian music namely Pandit Ravi Shankar, Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, Ms. D.K. Pattammal, Pandit Mallikarjun Mansur, Ms. Gangubai Hangal, Pandit Kumar Gandharva, Ustad Vilayat Khan and Ustad Ali Akbar Khan.

Smt. D. K. Pattammal, who started her training at the age of only four years, went on to become a legend in Carnatic Music. She achieved the highest levels in her field of music . Along with Smt. M S Subbalakshmi and Smt. M L Vasanthakumari, she was considered one of the “Female Trinity of Carnatic Music”. Her perfect rendering of Ragam Tanam-Pallavi , a composition that had all along been a domain of male artists, earned her the title of “Pallavi Pattammal”.

Pundit Kumar Gandharva is remembered for his creation of new ragas and for bringing the spotlight to the music of Madhya Pradesh. His legacy includes his amazing experimentation with Nirguni bhajans and folksongs.

Date Of Issue:- 03.09.2014.

Stamps of India 2014

Booklet on Trains 2014 – France

Booklet on Trains 2014 – France

France issued a booklet containing 12 self adhesive stamps on Trains. This booklet was issued on 14 jun 2014.

 

Booklet on TRAINS-France -ISG

stamps on TRAINS- France -ISG

Error & Varieties – Aditya Vikram Birla Stamp – By India Post

Error & Varieties – Aditya Vikram Birla Stamp – By India Post

Year Of Issue:-2013

This is two type of error in complete sheet. 1. The complete sheet perforation is down and 2 repeat perforation of the sheet is shifted left. Unique item.

Error & Varieties Birla 2013