February 5, 2016

Mahapex - 2016 - Special covers (1)

Mahapex-2016, Maharashtra State Level Philatelic Exhibition was held from 16th to 18th January  2016 at Nasik. 2 special covers were released on 16th January.

Pandav Leni : Pandu Leni also known as Trirashmi Caves are a group of 24 caves carved between the 3rd century BC and the 2nd century AD, representing the Hinayana Buddhist caves. The location of the caves is a holy Buddhist site and is located about 8 km south of Nashik. 

Kusumben Mehta : Late Kusumben Mehta was leading philatelist from India and wife of Senior Philatelist Shri Dhirubhai Mehta. She passed away on 6th October 2015 at Mumbai. Smt. Kusumben Mehta was a keen Philatelist and she was a life member of PCI, PSI and so many other Philatelic & Social organisations.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

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