November 27, 2014

His Majesty's Ship, Thailand.

A set of 4 stamp and a Souvenir Sheet was released on His Thai Majesty's Ship on 20th November 2014.

The commemorative sheet is designed with the concept of "His Thai Majesty's Ship" and four ships on stamps were granted names that are relevant to Chakri Dynasty - H.T.M.S. Chakri Narubet number 911 commissioned on March 20, 1997, H.T.M.S. Phutthayodfachulalok number 461 commissioned on July 30, 1994, H.T.M.S. Putthaloetlanaphalai number 462 commissioned on November 27, 1996 and H.T.M.S. Pinklao number 413 commissioned on August 31, 1959.

Furthermore, the image of H.T.M.S. Chakri Naruebet is presented on the Souvenir Sheet. She was the first Helicopter carrier of Thai Royal Navy with the size of 182.60 x 30.50 meters are a draught of 6.25 meters. Her construction took place in Spain in 1993. H.T.M.S. Chakri Naruebet was launched by her Majesty Queen Sirikit in 1996 and His Majesty the King anointed her nameplates in 1997, and gave the name Chakri Naruebet which translates "In Sovereign of the Chakri Dynasty".

November 25, 2014


A special cover was released on Dr.Ayyagari Sambasiva Rao on 16th November 2014 in Hyderabad on occasion of his birth Centenary.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Tiruvananthapuram.

November 24, 2014

Kailashpati Mishra

A special cover was released on Kailashpati Mishra on 3rd November 2014 at Patna.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

November 23, 2014

Malappurampex - 2014

A special cover was released on 19th November 2014 during the Malappurampex - 2014 on Conolloy's Plot.

Special Cover - Conolly's plot - The oldest teak plantation in the world - situated in Nilambur, Malappuram District.It is named after H V Conolly, the Malabar District Collector between 184-1855 during the British rule, who was instrumental in planting tek in the entire Nilambur area.The cancellation is of the hanging bridge in Conolly's plot.

Cover Code: KL-16/2014
Courtesy: Kannan Srihari.

November 22, 2014

A Special Cover was released on 17th October 2014 on the  New Judicial Complex of Muvattupuzha.

 Cover Code: KL/12/2014
Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Trivandrum.

November 21, 2014

Cities of Military Glory.

Russia Post released a set of 6 stamp on 28th August 2014 featuring cities of Military Glories. They were on the cities Anapa, Vladivostok, Carpet, Kolpino, Stary Oskol and Tikhvin.

November 20, 2014

WAZA - 2014.

A special cover was released in Delhi on 3rd November 2014 on occasion of 69th Annual Conference of World Association of Zoos and Aquariums, New Delhi, India.

 Cover Code: DEL/11/2014
Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Trivandram.

November 19, 2014

State Bank of India, Lucknow.

A special cover was released in Lucknow to celebrate the golden jubilee of State Bank of India, Lucknow circle on 31st October 2014.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Trivandrum.

November 18, 2014

Gole Pex - 2014 - Philatelic Exhibition

Special Covers Released during Gole Pex - 2014,New Delhi.( 2 covers released on 17th November and 1 cover on 18th November 2014 )

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Trivanduram.

November 17, 2014

Felicitation to Winners of CWG and Asian Games.

A special cover was released on 6th November 2014 in Bangalore by the Department of Youth Epowerment and Sports, Govt. of Karnataka to felicitate the players of Karnataka who participated and won medals in Commonwealth Games 2014 held in Glasgow and Asian Games 2014 held at Incheon, South Korea.

Cover Code: KTK/31/2014
Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Trivanduram.

Chhoti Dadabari Jain Mandir

A Special Cover and Special Cancellation Cachet was ceremoniously released by Shri Ashok Kumar, Director- New Delhi G.P.O. in the august presence of Hon’ble Shri Pravesh Sahib Singh Verma, M.P. on Saturday, the 15th. November, 2014 at Chhoti Dadabari Jain Mandir, South Extension Part-II, New Delhi on the historic occasion of 400th. Anniversary of Anjan Shalaka Pratistha of idol of Jain Teerthankar Bhagwan Neminath ji as well as 200th Anniversary of annointantion of pious Foot Prints ( Pujaniya Charan Paduka) of famous Jain Acharya, Dada Gurudev Shri Jin Kushal Suriji M.S. Mr. Lalit Kumar Nahata was the Convenor of Special Cover Committee.

Cover Code:DEL/17/2014
Courtesy: Sri. Sudhir Jain.

November 15, 2014

Ananthapuripex - 2014 (2)

Special cover released during the Ananthapuripex - 2014 on 14th November 2014.

India created history by becoming the first country in the world to reach the red planet's orbit in the first attempt and also became the first Asian country to have sent its space craft successfully intoMars' orbit.  the Mars Orbiter Mission - Mangalyaan was launched on5th November 2013 and after completing its 10 month journey, it wassuccessfully put into Martian orbit on 24th September 2014. This Special cover is brought out to marks the success story of Mars Orbiter Mission.

Cover code: KL-15/2014

Fort Girls' Mission High School, Thiruvantnthapuram was founded by Ms.Augusta Mary Blanford of Churuch of England Zenana Missionary Societyon 3rd November 1864 with the blessings of Ayilyam Tirunal Rama Varma.The school was initially known as "Vadakke Kottaram Pallikoodam" and later changed as Zenana Mission School.  On its elevation to thestatus of Girls' High School in 1951, its name was again changed as Fort Girls Mission High School.  This Special Cover is brought out tomark the completion of 150 years of its inception.

Cover Code: KL-14/2014

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Trivanduram.