September 18, 2018

India - Serbia Joint Issue

India Post issued a miniature sheet jointly with Serbia on 15th September 2018  to celebrate 70 years of diplomatic relations between India and Serbia.


September 17, 2018

Monti Fest

A special cover on Monti Fest was released in Bengaluru on 8th September 2018.

Every year on 8th September Mangalorean Catholics world over celebrate the nativity of Mary, mother of Jesus. The festival which originated at Mangaluru in 1763 is known as Monti Fest. Children bring flowers to worship mother Mary. New paddy (novem) is blessed and eaten on this day. This is also celebrated as harvest festival. This is an integral part of the cultural heritage of Mangaluru.

Cover Code: KTK/61/2017
Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.

September 15, 2018

St.Anne's Church

A special cover was released on 7th August 2018 to celebrate 225th Anniversary of St.Anne's Church, Kodagu.

St. Anne's Church, Virajpet which stands as a symbol of Coorg's secular tradition was built in 1792. It is in the Gothic architectural style. It is one of the oldest churches in Karnataka and South India.

Cover Code: KTK/53/2018
Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.

September 14, 2018

Sepsis Awareness

A special cover was released on 13th September 2018 at Bengaluru on World Sepsis Day 2018 to create awareness on Sepsis.

Cover Code: KTK/62/2018

September 13, 2018

Reshampex 2018

A special cover was released on 12th September 2018 at Berhampore on the occasion of Reshampex 2018. The cover has a piece of silk at the middle of the design.


September 12, 2018

Acharya Shanti Sagar Ji Maharaj

On the occasion of 63rd punyatithi Mahotsav of first Jain Saint Prathamachaya Shanti Sagar Ji Maharaj, two special covers and special cancellations have been issued at famous jain pilgrim centres Sravanabelgola (Karnataka) and Rishabhgiri Mangi Tungi (Maharashtra) on 11th September 2018.



At Sravanabelgola special cover was released in the holy presence of Pujya Bhattarak Charukirti Mahaswamiji in a grand function. At Mangi Tungi Pujya Aryika Gyanmati Mataji and Pujya Ravindra Kirti Swamiji graced the release function.

Courtesy: Sudhir Jain.

September 11, 2018

Martyr Mahadevappa Mailar

India Post issued a stamp on Martyr Mahadevappa Mailar on 3rd September 2018.


September 8, 2018

Russian Police

Russia Post released a miniature sheet to celebrate 300 years of Russian Police on 25th May 2018.

The souvenir sheet depicts a painting by А. Shumeyko – Announcement of Peter I Decree on Appointment of A.M. Devier as the General Chief of Police of St Petersburg (2015) stored at the V. Vereshagin Art Studio of the Interior Ministry of Russia.
 

September 6, 2018

Sangampex 2018 (2)

6 special covers released on the second day, 4th September 2018 of Sangampex 2018 held at Madurai.







September 5, 2018

Sangampex 2018

A two day district level Philatelic exhibition Sangampex - 2018 was held at Madurai on 3rd and 4th September 2018 at Maditssia Auditorium.

A set of 7 special covers were released on the first day i.e, 3rd September 2018.








September 4, 2018

India Posts Payment Bank

Inauguration of  India Posts Payment Bank, Mangaluru Branch was held at Townhall Mangaluru on 1st Septemnber 2018.





September 3, 2018

Patna University

India Post released a stamp on 25th August 2018 on the occasion of 100 years of Patna University.


September 1, 2018

Ordnance Factory

A special cover was released on 5th May 2018 to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of Ordnance Factory, Kanpur.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

August 31, 2018

Shree Vidyasagar Maharaj

Special covers were released on Shree Vidyasagar Maharaj on 17th July 2017 at Jabalpur, Sagar and Lashkar to celebrate the Consecration Anniversary of Mahakavi Digambaracharya Shree Vidyasagar Maharaj.



Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

August 30, 2018

India-Armenia Joint issue.

A set of 2 stamp and a miniature sheet was released on 29th August 2019 as Joint issue between India and Armenia depicting dances of both the countries.


August 29, 2018

Joint Issue of Russia and Japan. Flowers

A set of 2 stamp on flowers was released by Russia Post on 16th May 2018 as Joint issue of Russia and Japan.

Stamps feature flowers wrapped in ribbons of the national colours, a chrysanthemum and cherry blossom on the Japanese part, and leucanthemum vulgare and rhododendron dauricum on the Russian part.