April 1, 2015

Engineers India Ltd.

On the occasion of Golden Jubilee celebration of Engineers India Limited (EIL) a commemorative stamp was released by the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi during the Urja Sangam- 2015 organized by Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi on 27th March 2015.

Engineers India Limited (EIL) is a public-sector undertaking of the Government of India under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas. It was set up in 1965 to provide engineering and related consultancy and technical services principally focused on the oil and gas and petrochemical industries. In it's 50 years of existence, EIL has contributed immensely to the cause of nation building.

March 31, 2015

Indian Ocean and Rajendra Chola I


Smt. Sushma Swaraj, Minister of External Affairs and Chief Minister of Odisha Shri Naveen Patnaik jointly released a commemorative stamp on ‘Indian Ocean and Rajendra Chola I’ during the inaugural function of The three days International Conference titled “India & the Indian Ocean: Renewing the Maritime Trade & Civilisational Linkages” on 20th March 2015 at Bhubaneshwar. 

On the occasion, an exhibition 'Indian Ocean - The Seafaring Legacy' was also organized that touched upon all the points of civilization linkages and marks the celebration of 1000 years of coronation of Rajendra Chola I.

March 30, 2015

International Women's Day.

A special cover was released on 8th March 2015 by the Chief Minister of karnataka on the occasion of  International Women's Day in a function organised by the Department of Women and Child Development. Govt. of Karnataka at Shree Kanteerava  indoor stadium, Bengaluru.

Cover Code: KTK/34/2015
Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.

March 29, 2015

Lions Club of Mercara.

A special cover was released to celebrate the golden jubilee year of the Lions Club of Mercara at Madikeri on 7th March 2015.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

March 28, 2015

Mahatma through Stamps.

A small book "Mahatma through Stamps" released during Karnapex 2015 which has 28 pages with  52 photos of stamps, Miniature sheets,Covers etc. related to  Mahatma Gandhi.


 Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.

March 27, 2015

Adarsh Vidyalaya

A special cover was released to celebrate the golden jubilee year of Adarsh Vidyalaya on 1st March 2015 in Mumbai.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

March 26, 2015

Anthony De Sa

A special cover was released on the Birth Centenary celebration of Anthony De Sa on 1st March 2015 at Goa.
Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

Indian Society of Critical Care Medecine.

 A special cover was released on 5th March 2015 on the occasion of  21st Annual conference of  Indian Society of Critical Care Medecine at Bengaluru.

Cover Code: KTK/32/2015.
Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.

March 25, 2015

Gunasheela IVF Centre

A special cover was released on 18th February 2015 to celebrate the Silver jubilee of Gunasheela IVF Centre at Bangalore.

The vision and foresight of Dr. M Gunasheela and Dr. Sulochana Gunasheela led to the inception of Gunasheela IVF centre with vast experience supported by the world class state of the ART Laboratory and highly skilled embryologists are helping couples from all over the globe in realizing the dream of having a child.

Cover Code:KTK/31/2015
Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.

Rajasthani Mahila Mandal

A special cover was released on 1st March 2015 to celebrate the diamond jubilee celebration of Rajasthani Mahila Mandal, Mumbai.

 Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.


March 24, 2015

Jain Acharya Kalikal Sarvagya Shri Henchandracharya JI Maharaj

To commemorate the 10th Centenary of Jain Acharya Kalikal Sarvagya Shri Henchandracharya JI Maharaj, a special cover has been issued on 23rd March 2015 at Ahmedabad. The cover was released at Shasansamrat Bhavan, Sheth Hathisingh Wadi, Ahmedabad in a function by Shri Ambesh Upmanyu, Post Master General Gujarat Circle in the holy presence of Acharya Shri Vijayshilchandrasuriji Maharaj.

Courtesy: Sudhir Jain, Satna.

March 23, 2015

Pathukutti - The Fish Seller - Water Colour

A special cover was released on 14th February 2015 at Madikeri to felicitate the water colour painting selected for Fabriano in Acquarella 2015 at Italy.


 Water colour Society of India at New Delhi, a part of International Water Colour Society functioning with the aim to promote and popularise wate colour/water media in every country and to bring the hidden Indian talent at International platform has idetified the wated colour painting of Sri. Aimanda Rupesh Nanaiah, resident of Maragodu Village in Kodagu district. He is one among the 20 artists representing india for the Fabriano in Acquarello 2015 exhibition at Italy schedueled for April - May 2015. The cover has the water colour painting selected of the exhibition with the title " Pathukutti - The Fish Seller" and the cancellation has the brush and colour palatte.

Cover Code: KTK/28/2015
Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.

150th Birth Anniversary of V.A. Serov

A Souvenir sheet was released by Russia Post on 22nd January 2015 to celebrate 150th Birth Anniversary of  Soviet Artist V.A. Serov.

The stamp depicts a painting of VA Serov "October. Domotkanovo "(1895, TG), and the photo of the Artist.


March 21, 2015

Kodagina Gowramma

A special cover was released on Kodagina Gowramma on 14th February 2015 at the 10th District Kannada Sahithya Sammelana at Chembu, Madikeri. Born on 5th March 1912, was a social worker and disciple of Mahatma Gandhi.

 Cover Code: KTK/27/2015
 Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.

Sri Agarchand Nahata

A special cover and special cancellation has been issued on 19th March 2015 at Bikaner on famous Jain Writer, Scholar and Archeologist Late Agarchand Nahata on his 105th Anniversary. He had preserved thousands of books and manuscripts in Abhay Jain Granthalay, Bikaner which are very useful to the research students.



Mr. Narayan Chopra, Mayor of Bikaner released this special cover in a grand function organized at Bikaner. Mr. S. K. Sharma Superintendent BIkaner Postal Circle, Mr. S. R. Chaliya, Dy. G. M. Telecom Circle and large number of citizens were present in the function. Senior member of Jainism Philately Group and coordinator of the function Mr. Lalit Kumar Nahata (Delhi) delivered the vote of thanks.

Courtesy: Sudhir Jain, Satna.

March 19, 2015

Spring festival

A special cover was released on Shank Pushpi at Spring Festival 2015 in Rajhbhawan, Dehradun.

Cover Code: UK-01/2015
Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.