My Stamp – Gateway Of India, Mumbai – By India Post

My Stamp – Gateway Of India, Mumbai – By India Post

The Gateway of India is synonymous with Mumbai. It is the most famous monument of Mumbai and is the starting point for most tourists who want to explore the city. Gateway of India is a great historical monument built during the British rule in the country. It was built as a triumphal arch to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary to Mumbai (then, Bombay). Gateway of India was built at Apollo Bunder, a popular meeting place. It was designed by the British architect, George Wittet.

The Gateway has also been referred to as the Taj Mahal of Mumbai

Date Of Issue:-February 2016.

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My Stamp – New Series – Sun Temple Konark – By India Post

My Stamp – New Series – Sun Temple, Konark – By India Post

On the shores of the Bay of Bengal, bathed in the rays of the rising sun, the temple at Konarak is a monumental representation of the sun god Surya’s chariot; its 24 wheels are decorated with symbolic designs and it is led by a team of six horses. Built in the 13th century, it is one of India’s most famous Brahman sanctuaries.

UNESCO World Heritage Site

Date Of issue:-February 2016.

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My Stamp – New Series – Ellora Caves, World Heritage Site – By India Post

My Stamp – New Series – Ellora Caves, World Heritage Site – By India Post

The Ellora Caves are an impressive complex of Buddhist, Hindu and Jain cave temples built between the 6th and 10th centuries AD near the ancient Indian village of Ellora. The caves have a slightly less dramatic setting than those at Ajanta, but more exquisite sculptures. Ellora is a World Heritage Site and the most visited ancient monument in Maharashtra State.

Date Of issue:-15.02.2016.

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