Philatelic Updates from Stamp Festival – 2012, Delhi

3rd Stamp Festival – 2012, a two day Stamps & Numismatic festival  was held in New Delhi  from 22nd –23rd September 2012 at Bhai Vir singh Sadan, Bhai Vir Singh Marg, New Delhi 110001.
The festival was inaugurated by  the Chief Guest Shri  S. K. Mittal, a well known figure & veteran from Road Transport Industry.
A souvenir on this occasion was  released by chief Guest in the presence of  WDPC President Parvesh Gupta, Mr Zaidi, Founder Secretary, Lucknow Philatelic Club, & Mr Arun Aggarwal, President Philatelic Dealers Association. After release Mr S.K.Mittal, Chief guest went around the exhibition hall &  met all the participants.
The Festival  was a great success . A record  number of 39 dealers from all corners of India  had their stalls and apart from this  large number from around the country had an opportunity to interact with visitors to the Fair . Noted dealers from, Delhi, Kolkata, Kanpur, Amritsar, Jaipur, Faridabad, Guwahati, Mumbai, Surat, Chennai, Coimbatore, Puducherry, Madya Pradesh, Bangladesh, Meerut, Varanasi, Gujarat, and other states had displayed materials, a large variety of  philatelic materials to serve  the requirements of the visiting philatelists from all walks of life. A total of 41 stalls were there which included 34 Philatelic and 07 Coin stalls.

India Post had made arrangements for a Philatelic Counter and  sold Philatelic material worth nearly Rupees 1.6 Lakhs.

The Souvenir which was the maiden effort of WDPC was appreciated by all for its contents and layout. We congratulate the editorial team of WDPC for this effort.

The venue was  centrally  located fully air conditioned  big  hall. The Jam packed hall on both the days  indicated the enthusiasm and  great success of the Festival . People of New Delhi and surrounding areas  benefited from the festival  in a big way.Visitors were fully  satisfied with their visit. The need of such festivals  on regular basis was conveyed by all Philatelists and visitors.Various eminent philatelists of New Delhi, Coimbatore, Rajasthan Jaipur , Kolkata, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Kanpur and surrounding areas too visited the fair.

The 3rd Stamps & Numismatic Festival 2012  was a big success and hopefully such festivals will  be held at regular intervals not only in New Delhi but at other places in  India also. All the visitors and stall holders were appreciative  of excellent arrangements, food and Beverages provided at the venues. West Delhi Philatelic Club thanks all its members, well wishers, sponsors ,visitors and stall holders for making this festival such a big  success and reposing faith in our capabilities. We convey special thanks to the untiring efforts of members who provided support from behind the curtains and were pillar of strength for us.



The Stamp Festival of WDPC  have now become Landmark Philatelic Events in the Delhi Philatelic Circles and placed Delhi as the hub of Philatelic activities in the country.

News – Update – Stamp Festival – Delhi Sept 2012

Forthcoming Events –

22nd & 23rd Sept 2012:- 3rd Stamps & Numismatic  Festival – 2012 (Saturday & Sunday) in Delhi.

West Delhi Philatelic Society is holding 3rd Stamps & Numismatic  Festival – 2012 (Saturday & Sunday) in Delhi.

Venue :-

Bhai Vir Singh Sadan, Bhai Vir Singh Marg, Gole Market, New Delhi -110001

Timing:-10.30 A.M.  to 6.00 P.M.

Hotel Accommodation

Hotel accommodation We shall keep you informed about accommodation available in nearby Hotels . The details of three such hotel is given below.

1.De Holiday International

2218, Raj Guru Road, Chuna Mandi,

Pahar Ganj, New Delhi-110055

Tel:-23562692-93-94, 9891266626( Mr Kailash)

email:-deholidayint@hotmail.com

web:-www.deholidayinternational.com

2. Hotel Arpit Palace

17 A/1, W.E.A, Gurudwara Road,

Opposite Jessa Ram Hospital,

Near Metro Station Pillar No.P-99,

Karol Bagh, New Delhi-110005

Tel:-45222222

email:-arpithtl@yahoo.com, sales@hotelarpit.com

web:-www.hotelarpit.com

3.Hotel City Height

4769, Main Bazar,

Pahar Ganj, New Delhi – 110055

Tel:-9953074666, 9810818920, 011-23587196

Metro Stations The Metro stations closest  to the Venue are:-

Ramkrishna Ashram Marg, Metro Pillar No.P- 19

Jhandewalan, Metro Pillar No.P- 58

We  advise that accommodation should be taken in Karol Bagh / Paharganj areas being closer to venue , availability of transport and Food Joints etc.

We are providing links for Hotels with accommodation up to Rs 500 , From Rs 501 to 1000, From Rs  1001 to 2000, From Rs 2001 to 3000,

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West Delhi Philatelic Club – Meeting held on 16th September 2012

West Delhi Philatelic Club-  Meeting held on 16th September 2012

The Meeting was held on 16th September, 2012 and 27 Members attended the meeting. It was great to see a lively and vibrant congregation of Philatelists which is a rare sight in Delhi philatelic Circles at new venue which was liked by every body.

Philatelic Lecture:-Philatelic lecture was given by Mr Pallab Bose.

Exhange Of Philatelic Material: The Spare Philatelic Materials/exchange was conducted for the benefit of members and it turned out to be very beneficial to the collectors wanting to improve /add to their collections.

The event culminated with a high tea organized at the Venue.

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West Delhi Philatelic Club – Monthly Meeting September 2012.

West Delhi Philatelic Club – Monthly Meeting September 2012.

The next meeting of West Delhi Philatelic Club is scheduled to be held on (Sunday) 16th September 2012  at the below venue (Time:-10.30 A.M. to 1.30P.M).

All the members are requested to be present in the meeting for the purpose of discussing future course of action, progress of the club as well as to chalk out plans for 3rd Stamp festival in September, 2012.

– Allotment of Stalls for Stamp Festival 2012

– Philatelic Lecture by Mr Pallab Bose, Delhi

– Plans for 2012 and Participation in Stamp Festival , September 2012,  arrangements for Stamp Festival.

– Open forum

We invite all Philatelists from NCR region and Satellite towns of Delhi to attend this meeting.

All of you are requested to inform other members who are not aware.

Venue:- Indian Building Congress (Conference Hall)

Sector-VI, R.K.Puram,

Koti Cama Road,

Near Sector VI Market R K Puram,

Behind  Mohan Singh Market, New Delhi 110002

Date:- 16.09.2012.

Time:-10.30 A.M. to 1.30P.M

For any inquiry please contact :-Vinod Sabharwal, 09312601414

3rd Stamp & Numismatic Festival – Delhi September, 2012

Flash             There has been an absolutely overwhelming response to Booking of Stalls/Booths and inquiries about the 3rd Stamp & Numismatic Festival.

West Delhi Philatelic Club is holding 3rd Stamp Festival/Bazaar on 22-23rd Sept 2012 (Saturday & Sunday) in Delhi. High Tea and  Lunch for  stall holders is being planned on Complimentary Coupons basis as earlier.  Complete details about venue :

Venue :-

New Delhi -110001

Timing:-10.30 A.M.  to 6.00 P.M.

Stamp Booths/Stalls:- 

A number of stamp booths already confirmed and made payment. It will be on first come first serve basis to only 40 stalls.

Stamp Booths/Stalls:-We have got an encouraging response .

  Souvenir :- A Special Souvenir is being published  which shall contain interesting articles and information on Philately apart from advertisements .  The Souvenirs are for Private circulation and will be given Complimentary to advertisers/Members/Booth Holders.

A number of members of West Delhi Philatelic Club  have assured all help in organizing this Stamp Festival . We promise a gala Stamp Festival to all who visit. Please keep watching this site for more updates on Stamp Festival.

No.7 Workshop on Philately 2012 – By India Post & Mr Vinod Sabharwal

Workshop on Philately – No.7  of  2012

Mr Vinod Sabharwal &  India Post jointly  conducted a workshop on Philately to promote this hobby  among the Youth and school Children of Delhi/NCR  as part of  India Post  Philately promotion agenda. The workshop on philately was organized on 07.09.2012 in Mata Jai Kaur Public School, Ashok Vihar, Delhi 52. The Workshop was conducted by Mr Vinod Sabharwal, Mr Ashok Mittal  and  Mr Bharat Bhusan  of  Northern Division Delhi , India Post and Mr Rajesh from Ashok Vihar Post office.
The total 65 plus students attended the Workshop  and Free Miniature sheets and Books on Stamps  were distributed by India Post & Mr Ashok Mittal, Philatelist, Ashok Vihar & School teacher gave the prizes. Audio visual aids were used to develop interest of Children in this Hobby . A PPT presentation was given by Mr V.K.Sabharwal and a Movie on philately was shown by Mr Sabharwal. Mr  Vinod Sabharwal organised quiz competition  & an interactive questions and answers session was also organised. Mr Bharat Bhusan of  India Post discussed PDA account and how to get stamps from India Post and distributed First Day Cover& PDA form.  It was an excellent  joint venture. India Post stall  also put a Philatelic counter for the benefit of Children.The Principal of the school appreciated this effort and assured us that school will be in touch with Mr Vinod Sabharwal  and India Post.
We intend taking on such ventures in future also . This event was a exclusive  effort of  Mr Vinod Sabharwal  and India Post. We thank  INDIA POST for extending  a helping hand to promote this hobby among the School Children in the Country.  This effort was extended to the School and India Post by Mr Vinod Sabharwal free of cost.
Photographs.

No.6 Workshop on Philately 2012 – By India Post & Mr Vinod Sabharwal

Workshop on Philately – No.6  of  2012

Mr Vinod Sabharwal &  India Post jointly  conducted a workshop on Philately to promote this hobby  among the Youth and school Children of Delhi/NCR  as part of  India Post  Philately promotion agenda. The workshop on philately was organized on 06.09.2012 in St. Xavier’s Senior SecondarySchool, Raj Niwas Marg, Civil Lines, New Delhi. The Workshop was conducted by Mr Vinod Sabharwal  and  Mr Bharat Bhusan  of  Northern Division Delhi , India Post and Mr Rajesh from Ashok Vihar Post office.
The total 65 plus students attended the Workshop  and Free Miniature sheets and Books on Stamps  were distributed by India Post. Audio visual aids were used to develop interest of Children in this Hobby . A PPT presentation was given by Mr V.K.Sabharwal and a Movie on philately was shown by Mr Sabharwal. Mr  Vinod Sabharwal organised quiz competition  & an interactive questions and answers session was also organised. Mr Bharat Bhusan of  India Post discussed PDA account and how to get stamps from India Post and distributed First Day Cover& PDA form.  It was an excellent  joint venture. India Post stall  also put a Philatelic counter for the benefit of Children.The Principal of the school appreciated this effort and assured us that school will be in touch with Mr Vinod Sabharwal  and India Post.
We intend taking on such ventures in future also . This event was a exclusive  effort of  Mr Vinod Sabharwal  and India Post. We thank  INDIA POST for extending  a helping hand to promote this hobby among the School Children in the Country.  This effort was extended to the School and India Post by Mr Vinod Sabharwal free of cost.
Photographs.