November 30, 2010

Stamp Release Program of December 2010

01 Dec 2010 : Kamlapat Singhania

03 Dec 2010 : Thiruvaduthurai T.N. Rajaratinani Pillai
                        Thanjavur Balasaraswati
                        Veenai Dhanammal

06 Dec 2010 : Sri Sri Borda

11 Dec 2010: Prafulla Chandra Chaki

15 Dec 2010: India - Mexico Joint Issue.

21 Dec 2010 : Crafts Museum

22 Dec 2010 : Yashwant Rao Chavan
                        Bhausaheb Hiray

23 Dec 2010 : Bhai Jeevan Singh
                       Central Bank of India

24 Dec 2010 : National Council of Education & Dr. Triguna Sen

Date yet to be fixed : Lalit Kala Akademi

November 29, 2010


India Post released a stamp on C.Subramaniam on 28th December 2010.

November 22, 2010

Some Post Offices of U.A.E

In this Post I take a look at some of the Post Office of U.A.E.

In the Bur Dubai area opposite the entrance to the Basitkya, you can see the Al Mussalla Post office.

The American University of Sharjah has a post office which is a mail collection center. They sell stamps but do not cancel mail. Mail is all processed in the Dubai Post Office

This is a typical suburban post office.

Head Post Office, Deira Dubai - Large and spacious Modern Post office.

Philately House - A Philatelic world inside.

Deira HPO has a philatelic section where you can buy many of the modern stamp issues  FDC  and other Philatelic materials of the UAE.

The Main Post Office building in Sharjah.

Thanks to Mrs.Vera Radnell for the beautiful Pics.

November 16, 2010

Comptroller and Auditor General of India.

India Post released a stamp on the ocassion of 150 years of  Comptroller and Auditor General of India on 16th November 2010.

November 15, 2010

Lakshmipat Singhania

India Post released a stamp on Lakshmipat Singhania on 15th November 2010.

Children's Day

India Post released a set of 4 stamps and Miniature Sheet on 14th November 2010 on occasion of Children's Day.

November 13, 2010

Gozo Philatelic Society Exhibition


On the occasion of the annual Philatelic Exhibition organized by the Gozo Philatelic Society, MaltaPost has announced that a special hand postmark – GOZO PHILATELIC SOCIETY EXHIBITION – MaltaPost Victoria, Gozo – Malta 13-11-10 will be used on Saturday the 13th of November at the MaltaPost Victoria Gozo Branch.

November 10, 2010

K.A.P. Viswanatham

India Post released a stamp of K.A.P.Viswanatham on 10th November 2010.Viswanatham was a Tamil writer, firm believer in Siddha medicines and a social thinker. He was awarded Doctorate by two universities for the valuable contribution to Tamil literature.

November 5, 2010

Year of the Teacher - 2010 - Russia

2010 year has been declared the Year of the Teacher in Russia. The aim of the project is to develop creative and professional potential of teachers, as well as to enhance the social prestige of the teaching profession.

The stamp issued on 5th October depicts the official emblem of the "Year of the Teacher - 2010", which was determined on a competitive basis.The emblem depicts the open palms of the teacher letting out the fledged nestlings (her pupils) into the big life.

November 4, 2010

HAPPY DIWALI - The festival of Lights

I also THANK all of you who have sent me greetings and wishes for the Festival