A special cover of Rameshwara Temple, Kudli was released on 21st March 2019 at Kudli, Shivamogga.
Kudli is a small village in Shivamogga District, is the place where two rivers, the Tunga River and Bhadra River meet to give rise to the Tungabhadra River. A view of the Sangama makes the place exotic with the 12th century Rameshwara Temple adding to its culture-rich natural beauty. A small temple with Nandi denotes the exact point where the two rivers meet and is considered to be sacred.
A special cover was released on 8th March 2019 at Patiala to celebrate International Women's Day.
Pakeezah is a social health initiative of District Administration
Patiala in collaboration with Bharat Petroleum to make the girls and
women of Patiala aware about healthy Menstrual practices and providing
low-cost sanitary pads. The project plays a subtle role in building
social capital and social mobilization at grass-root level by providing
an interactive platform where young adolescents of both genders can come
together and talk about mensuration which has been considered a
forbidden thing in traditional Indian society. Pakeezah as the name
indicates has all pure intentions to inspire women to accept mensuration
as a natural part of them and more aware about it scientifically.
District administration Patiala is releasing this special cover on the
occasion of International Women's Day.
On 31st May 2019, No Tobacco Day, a special cancellation was issued at Patna to create awareness on the effects of Tobacco.
A special cancellation was issued at Patna to generate awareness towards fatal effects of addictive consumption of tobacco and tobacco products.Tobacco, due to its nicotine content, remains one of the widespread addictions worldwide.Mahatma Gandhi, while generating fund for All India Tilak Memorial Swaraj Fund in 1921, had given a clarion call to 'Give Up Smoking'. In the backdrop of Gandhi's birth sesquicentennial celebration, this cancellation is a befitting tribute to him as well as a cautionary awareness against tobacco, the invited killer.
A special cover was released at on Shree Lakshmi Narasimha Temple at Bhadravati on 21st March 2019.
Shree Lakshmi Narasimha Temple, dedicated to an incarnation of the Hindu god Vishnu, was built by the Hoysalas in the early 13th century. It is located in Bhadravati town, Shivamogga District of Karnataka state. The basic building material being Soap stone.
A special cover on Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple was released on16th March 2019 at Togarsi.
Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple In Thogarsi village, about 10 Kms from
Shiralakoppa in Shivamogga District, is a Chalukyan style temple of 12th
century A D. It was restored by the Keladi Nayakas in 16th century A D
and further renovated by Sri Dharmastala Manjunatheshwara Dharmothana
Trust in 2007-08.
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