Sheetlet/ Miniature Sheet-Heritage Temples Of India-By India Post

Sheetlet/ Miniature Sheet -Heritage Temples Of India-By India Post

Ranakpur Temple, Dilwara Temple

The Packing Label of India Post on Packet of  Sheetlet of these stamps mention the issue as a Miniature Sheet. Each Packet contains so called  100 Miniature Sheets. The Philatelists however have a different Opinion as they prefer to call it a mixed sheetlet with decorative border rather than a Miniature sheet. India Post is unlikely to change the nomenclature so it is Topic for discussion and deliberations for Philatelists and Experts. This issue can be used as Miniature sheet, Se-tenants and Mixed Sheetlet in collections.

Date Of Issue:-14.10.2009.

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Temple Architecture-Presentation Pack-By India Post

Temple Architecture-Presentation Pack-By India Post

The evolution of the temple over a period of two millennia offers not only a fascinating subject to the student of architecture but also valuable insights into the economic, cultural, social and climatic factors that were predominant in different historical periods. Four temples noted for their antiquity are architectural features viz. Kedarnath, Tryambakeshwar, Aundha Nagnath and Rameshwaram have been included in this set. These are also popular pilgrimage centres forming part of the twelve Jyotirlinga temples.

The pack is packed in special envelope by India Post and the back side of pack provides the technical data, very attractive and scared item.

Date Of Issue:-22.12.2001.

Contributed by :Saksham Kumar, Ferozabad

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