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

Miniature sheet 2005 World exposition Aichi Japan-Iran

Miniature sheet 2005 World exposition Aichi Japan- Iran

A miniature sheet issued by Iran to mark 2005 World exposition at Aichi Japan. The MS has four stamps on following Themes

Persepolis – It was the Ceremonial Capital of Achaemenid Empire. Situated near the modern city of Shiraz in Fars Province was declared a World Heritage site by UNESCO in 1979.

Yazd Air Ventilation Towers – Yazd is known as  Sahr-e-Badgirha(The City of Wind catchers). The Wind towers are four or eight sided and vents on roofs trap the wind and cool the rooms below.

Typical Iranian Desert Architecture

The First World Charter of Human Rights.

Miniature Sheet -Iran -ISG