Permanent Pictorial Cancellation – Saputara Hill Station – Gujarat

Permanent Pictorial Cancellation – Saputara Hill Station – Gujarat

Saputara is a hill station situated at a height of 2800 feet in the Dang District in Gujarat State on the border of Gujarat with Maharashtra. It has a very rich flora and has unparalleled scenic beauty.

The place is rich in its bio-diversity and natural relics. It includes in itself many panoramic natural landscape views and rich heritage of its folklore and tradition of the native ‘Dangi’.

It has been developed as a planned hill resort with all necessary amenities such as hotels, parks, swimming pool, boat club, theatres and a museum to ensure an enjoyable holiday in the cool of the hills.

The cancellation design portrays a musical instrument used by the local tribes during Holi festival, marriages and other social events.

Date Of Cancellation:-01.10.2013.

Saputara Hill Station PMK

Special Cover – TU 142M Aircraft, 25 Years of Commissioned – By India Post

Special Cover – TU 142M Aircraft, 25 Years of Commissioned – By India Post

Date Of Issue:- 18.11.2013.

Contributed By:-Mr D H Rao, Chennai

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Arakkoham_Front

Special Cover – St. Aloysius Senior Secondary School, Cantt. Jabalpur – By India Post

Special Cover – St. Aloysius Senior Secondary School, Cantt. Jabalpur – By India Post

Date Of Issue:- 20.11.2013.

Contributed By:-Mr Arvind Maullick, Jabalpur

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Jabalpur Cover

Special Cover – Shasan Samrat Jain Aacharya – By India Post

Special Cover – Shasan Samrat Jain Aacharya , Shree Vijay Nemisuri Aachryapad Centenary– By India Post

Date Of Issue:- 07.12.2013.

Contributed By:-Mr Ashwani Dubey, Gorakhpur

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Spl Cvr 2013

Stamps of India – Gulab Singh Lodhi – By India Post

Stamps of India – Gulab Singh Lodhi – By India Post

Lodhi, it is said was a resident of Unnao. He was one of the brave freedom fighters and as per this history, he was shot dead when he climbed a tree in the park with the flag, just for defying government order that was unacceptable to freedom fighters and the people of Lucknow.

Date Of Issue:-23.12.2013.

Gulab Singh Lodhi Stamp 2013

 

Special Cover – All India Postal Cricket Tournament – By India Post

Special Cover – All India Postal Cricket Tournament – By India Post

Date Of issue:-25.10.2013.

Srinagar Cvr 2013

Permanent Pictorial Cancellation – Dolphin’s Nose Light House – Visakhapatnam – Andhra Pradesh

Permanent Pictorial Cancellation – Dolphin’s Nose Light House – Visakhapatnam – Andhra Pradesh

Visakhapatnam is a coastal, port city, often called “The Jewel of The East Coast”  situated in the Andhra Pradesh. The city was named after Visakha, the Hindu god of valour. It is nestled among the hills of the Eastern Ghats and faces the Bay of Bengal on the east. Visakhapatnam is protected from the sea on the south by Dolphin’s Nose Hill. Dolphin’s Nose is the most prominent and unforgettable landmark in Visakhapatnam. It is a single and massive hillock of more than 350 mts height, resembles the Dolphin nose hence the name. It protects the Visakhapatnam Harbour as well as the Head Quarters of Eastern Naval Command. Visakhapatnam Port Trust’s, Light House is situated on top of the hill and guides the approaching ships to Visakhapatnam. The cancellation depicts Dolphin’s Nose Light House of Visakhapatnam.

date Of Cancellation:-10.04.82.

Visakhapatnam Permanent Pictorial Cancellation

First Balloon Flight Cover – Balloon Post

First Balloon Flight – Balloon Post

Starting – Race Course Grounds, Bangalore, Taking Off Time:-12.05 Hrs

Landing – Cholanayakana Halli, Thippagondana Halli P.O., Bangalore District

Time:-14.15Hrs

Mr D N Ramachandani, Post Master General, Mysore Circle, Bangalore delivering the Philatelic Mail to the pilot Mr H.Jo.Sheer of First Balloon Mail Flight with one Co-pilot and an Indian youngster Anil Kumar of Bangalore.

Date:-14.11.63.

First Balloon Flight Cover

First Balloon Flight Cover

First Balloon Flight Cover