Russia Post released a stamp of Tutayev Motor Plant on 5th September 2018 depicting an engine for Kirovets tractors against the background of a BelAZ dump truck, a Kirovets tractor, and a BelAZ tractor.
Russia Post released a souvenir sheet on 4th September 2018 depicting an engraving entitled “Expedition of the Harvesting of State
Papers at the Beginning of the Twentieth Century” and the logo to celebrate the 200th Anniversary of Goznak.
Russia Post released a stamp to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Ioffe Physical-Technical Institute on 5th September 2018.The stamp depicts the bust of A.F. Ioffe works by sculptor GD Glikman and the building of the Physicotechnical Institute A.F. Ioffe Academy of Sciences.
The Physicotechnical Institute conducts its history from the department of the same name of the State X-ray and Radiological Institute (GRRI), established in September 1918 on the initiative of professors A.F. Ioffe and M.I. Nemenova.
A set of 2 special cover was released on Swarna Rathotsavam, and Aswa
Vahanam on the occasion of Sri Venkateswara Swamy Vari Navaratri
Brahmotsavams 2018 at Thirumala on 17th October 2018.
During Rathotsavam Lord Malayappa Swamy along with Sridevi amd Budevi
goes round in procession mounted on massive Rath. Seated in Rath Lord
Venkateshwara teaches us to control our senses with mind as the rein, to
drive the chariot like body with the help of the charioteer called
Buddhi on a proper path. Malayappa Swamy is the charioteer and
Cover Code: AP/31/2018
On Aswa vahana Lord Malayappa Swamy goes in procession looking like a
warrior with a helmet on his head and word in his hand to protect dharma
as incarnation of Kalki. The Lord teaches us through the horse chariot
that we should also carry on with our lives by keeping our senses that
are like horsed, under control. Lord Vishnu will establish Dharma in the
form of Kalki.
A special cover was released by India Post marking the Silver Jubilee Celebration of Alva's Virasat National Level Cultural Festival -2019 at Alva’s campus at Puthige Moodbidri on 4th January 2018.
Udupi Pejawar Mutt seer Sri Vishweshathertha Swamiji, Chief Postmaster
General Dr. Charles Lobo, Colonial Cousins fame Padmshree Sri
Hariharan, Sri Lesle Lewis and Alva’s Education Foundation President Dr.
M Mohan Alva released special cover at Grand Colourful Function. More
than 50000 audience witnessed the Alva‘s Virast Ceremony.
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