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.
A set of eight stamps was released by Russia Post on 10th May 2018 on 2018 FIFA World Cup depicting Official Logo and Emblems, footballers at play, each of the stamps depicts a group of four participating teams with their national flags.
A special cover was released on 12th August 2018 at Mysuru to celebrate World Elephant Day. Elephant (Elephas maximus) is being revered in India since
ages.Karnataka State has highest population of Asian Elephant in India.
A special cover was released to commemorate bi-centenary celebrations of
Karnataka Kabir Saint Shishunala Sharif & Inauguration of Saint
Shishunala Sharif and Guru Govinda Bhat Foundation at Bengaluru on 3rd
India Post released a set of 2 stamps and a miniature sheet on 15th August 2018 on Holiday Destinations in India depicting Udaipur Palace, Rajasthan and Stone Chariot of Virupaksha Temple, Hampi, Karnataka.
India Post released a set of 5 stamp and a miniature sheet on Handlooms of India on 7th August 2018. The stamps depict Baluchari Saree, Bhagalpur Silk, Kashmir Pashmina, Pochampally Ikat, Tangaliya Shawl and were released in Jaipur on the occasion of National Handloom Day.
India Post released a set of 2 stamp and a miniature sheet as joint issue of India-South Africa on 26th July 2018 featuring Mahatma Gandhi and Nelson Mandela to celebrate 125th year of Mahatma Gandh's Pietermaritzburg station visit and Birth Centenary of Nelson Mandela.
Russia Post released a stamp on 7th May 2018 depicting the Saviour Tower of the Moscow Kremlin and a commemorative inscription on the occasion of the inauguration of the President of the Russian Federation which is a solemn ceremony to mark the beginning of the state leader’s term of office. The event is held in the Grand Kremlin Palace.
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I collect stamps, MS, covers etc. on SHIPS and BOATS. I am interested in exchange of covers/FDC connected to my subject ships, If you send me the same I will send you a cover from India in exchange of your subject or any recent covers.I collect stamps of RUSSIA too. I prefer that you contact me before you send me any items to make our exchange meaningful and avoid any misunderstandings.