Indian Stamps-Sacred Heart Church , Puducherry- By India Post

Stamps India-  Sacred Heart Church , Puducherry-  India Post

Date Of Issue:-19th June, 2009

A special postal stamp and postal envelope were released to mark the valedictory function of the centenary celebrations of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church in Puducherry.

Archbishop of Puducherry and Cuddalore Dioces Rev Antony Anandarayar received the stamp and envelop released by S K Chakraborty, Chief Post Master General, Tamil Nadu Circle.

Speaking on the occasion, Mr Chakraborty said special stamps play the role of a cultural ambassador. It would also reveal the history and culture of the country, besides earning revenue, he added.

He also said the church was constructed as per Indo-European architecture, which is a memorial for Puducherry.

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