Stamps of India – Centenary Of National Council of Churches in India – By India Post

Stamps of India – Centenary Of National Council of Churches in India – By India Post

Date Of Issue:-25.04.2014.

National Council Churches in India2014

Stamps on Easter

Stamps on Easter

Indian Stamp Ghar extends Easter Sunday Greetings to all its readers across the Globe being celebrated today.

Easter  is a Christian feast and Holiday celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ on the third day after his crucifixion at Cavalry  as described in New Testament. Easter is preceded by Lent , a forty day period of Fasting ,prayer and Penance. The last week of Lent is called Holy Week and it contains Maundy Thursday  commemorating Maundy and the Last Supper as well as Good Friday commemorating the crucifixion and death of Jesus. Easter is followed by a fifty day period called Easteride or the Easter season ending with Pentecost Sunday . The festival is reffered to in Western Christianity by a varierty of  names like Easter Day, Easter Sunday ,Resurrection Day and Resurrection Sunday. Easter Eggs is a speciality of this day.

Some stamps issued to mark Easter are shown below.

Special Cover – St. Joseph Cathedral Lucknow

Special Cover – St. Joseph Cathedral Lucknow

Date of Issue:- 19.03.1977.

Contributed By:- Mr Suresh Rao, Bangalore

Special Covers, Carried Covers, Special Cancellation Covers of 1977.View at a Glance, Click on below link:-

https://www.indianstampghar.com/special-covers-postmarks-1977/

Spl Cvr 1977

Stamps on Birds -Norfolk Islands

Stamps on Birds -Norfolk Islands

Norfolk Islands issued a set of three stamps on Christmas in 1976.The stamps depict Swallow Tailed Tern  bird and Sun in background.

 

Birds on stamps -Norfolk islands -ISG

Permanent Pictorial Cancellations – Kerala -Pavaratti

Permanent Pictorial Cancellations – Kerala -Pavaratti

A place of  Historic,Tourist and Religious attraction.It is near Thrissur & Guruvayur and cancellation depicts the shrine of Church founded in 1876.

Pictorial Cancellations -Kerala-ISG

 

 

Pictorial Cancellations -Kerala -ISG

Special Cover – Parurpex – 2012 – By India Post

Special Cover – Parurpex – 2012 – By India Post

Date Of Issue:-10.10.2012.

Contributed By:- Philatelic friend from Gujarat

Special Covers, Carried Covers, Special Cancellation Covers of 2012.View at a Glance, Click on below link:-

https://www.indianstampghar.com/spl-2012/

Parurpex 2012 Spl Cover

First Day Cover – Shrine Basilica, Vailankanni – By India Post

First Day Cover – Shrine Basilica, Vailankanni – By India Post

Date of Issue:-22.01.2013.

Contributed By:-Mr Suresh Rao, Bangalore

2013 Indian Stamps  At a Glance, Click on below link:-

https://www.indianstampghar.com/indian-stamps-2013/

2012 Indian Stamps  At a Glance, Click on below link:-

https://www.indianstampghar.com/indian-stamps-2012/

2011 Indian Stamps  At a Glance, Click on below link:-

https://www.indianstampghar.com/indian-stamps-2011/

First Day Cover – Shrine Basilica, Vailankanni – By India Post

 

 

 

Stamps of India – Shrine Basilica, Vailankanni – By India Post

Stamps of India – Shrine Basilica, Vailankanni – By India Post

Date of Issue:-22.01.2013.

Contributed By:-Mr Suresh Rao, Bangalore

2013 Indian Stamps  At a Glance, Click on below link:-

https://www.indianstampghar.com/indian-stamps-2013/

2012 Indian Stamps  At a Glance, Click on below link:-

https://www.indianstampghar.com/indian-stamps-2012/

2011 Indian Stamps  At a Glance, Click on below link:-

www.indianstampghar.com/indian-stamps-2011/

Stamps of India – Shrine Basilica, Vailankanni – By India Post

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 Twelvetide. The Twelfth night of Christmas is always on the evening of 5th January.

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