Special Cover – 26th all India Athletic Meet, 2011, Srinagar – By India Post

Special Cover – 26th all India Athletic Meet, 2011, Srinagar – By India Post

Date Of Issue:-31.10.2011.

Contributed By :-Mr Sandeep Chaurasia, Gorakhpur

Special Covers, Carried Covers, Special Cancellation Covers of 2011.View at a Glance, Click on below link:-


Invitation Card – Philatelic and Numismatics Exhibition @ Jaysingpur Post Office on Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Invitation Card – Philatelic and Numismatics Exhibition @ Jaysingpur Post Office on Wednesday, October 12, 2011

News – Philately Exhibition in Leh from Sept 1

Philately Exhibition in Leh from September, 01, 2011

More than 20,000 rare stamps from India and abroad will be on display at a Philately Exhibition in Leh district of Ladakh region in Jammu and Kashmir from September 1.
The exhibition will be organised during the Leh Festival at Polo Grounds, Leh, from September 1 for five days, state Chief Post Master General John Samuel said.
For collectors, this will be a rare treat to display their stamp collection and to witness them on various themes, he said.
Five special covers depicting various aspects of Ladakh will be released during the exhibition, he added.
“A fully computerised post office will also come up in Kargil this year, and another post office will be opened in Zansker soon,” Samuel said.
The department is also planning to install a tourist shop in each post office that will sell stationery, magazines, guide maps and newspapers.
Various competitions will also be organised by the Department of Posts during the five day exhibition, he said.

Source:- The Kashmir Monitor, IBN Live

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West Delhi Philatelic Club – Highlights of the Meeting held on 15th May, 2011

West Delhi Philatelic Club- Highlights of Meeting held on 15th May 2011

The Meeting was held on 15th May 2011 and 22 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.

Informative talk by President After wishing everybody  including new members president distributed to the members the first West Delhi Philatelic Club Newsletter which is welcomed by all the members. The same is displayed here for the benefit of all the philatelist across the country.

Secretary:- read out the minutes of earlier meeting and and the house approved the same and conducted the meeting.

Philateic Counter at meeting:- For the benefit of all the members of WDPC a philatelic counter was put at the venue of the meeting by India Post on the request of  Secretary,WDPC. Members were happy to have the same and India Post made a sale of approximately 16000/- . WDPC thanks to India Post staff for giving their valuable time to the club. Every member was happy and purchased phialtelic item as per the need.

Stamp Bazaar cum Exhibition –The venue has been fixed for 24th and 25th September, 2011 and under the Chairmanship of President Mr Tarun Jain booking of stall made open for the philatelist across the country. Stall charges 4000/-Total number of stalls are 25 only and will be given on first come first serve basis. It was decided that it would be NO PROFIT NO LOSS venture and team under Mr Tarun Jain, President WDPC would work out the details of the duties and shall be made known shortly to all the members.

Open Forum:- View were taken from all the members present to make Stamp/Hobby Festival a grand success like earlier year. Members also shared their experience of recently conducted workshop by WDPC with other members.

Exchange 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.

Members attending Philatelic Counter of India Post

Mr T K Mookerjea & Mr Sanjay Rathi buying Philatelic Material from India Post Counter

Photos of meeting in progress

WDPC members enjoying during Tea break

Todywala Auction at Indipex 2011 on 14th & 15th February, 2011

Todywala Auction at Indipex 2011 on 14th & 15th February, 2011

Below is the link of Todywala auction, which is going to be held on 14.02.2011. & 15.02.2011. at Pragati Maidan, Indipex 2011 exhibition.

View Catalouge on line.Catalouge can be downloaded at the below link.Items which are to be auctioned on 15.02.2011. can be seen from page 1 to page 38.


Auction Date: 14/2/2011
Time: 4.00 pm onwards

Auction Date: 15/2/2011
Time: 4.00 pm onwards

Venue: Auditorium, Hall No.8, Mezzanine Floor,
Pragati Maidan, New Delhi 110 01

Contact: Malcolm Todywalla
contact No: 022-2385 4733