Russia Post released a set of 4 stamps on 3rd February 2020 to celebrate 100th Anniversary of the Gokhran of Russia. These images of exhibits from the Russia Gokhran collection like a Bow-Sklavazh, a Grand Bouquet, a Bracelet with a portrait diamond and a Spinel of the Great Imperial Crown
Russia Post released a souvenir sheet of Artist Arkady A. Plastov on 31st January 2020 depicting a Self-portrait at Sunset (1969–1971) against the painter’s studio and an image of the logotype of the Russian Academy of Arts, and the stamp presents a fragment of the Midday (1961) painting.
A special cover was released on 27th January 2020 at Bengaluru.on 55 years of Brahmin's Coffee Bar.
Brahmin's Coffee Bar started in the year 1965 in the cultural hub of Bengaluru South in Sahankarapuram of Basavanagudi. With the resolution of providing best quality traditional food in a clean environment. Brahmin's Coffee Bar was started by Late Sri kV Nagesh Rao and his wife KN Saraswathi. Its operations are successfully run now by Sri Shankaranarayana Adiga and Sri Radhakrishna Adiga and family.
A special cover was released on 1st February 2020 at Sitamarhi on the 'Re-instation Pratistha Mahotsav' of Shri Mithila Jain Kalyanak Tirth. The cover illustration depicts temple and the cancellation depicts 'Lotus with Mangal Kalash.
A special cover on All India Agarbathi Manufacturer's Association was released on 23rd February 2020 on its 70 years of service to Agarbathi Industry. ( Incense sticks)
Formed in 1949, The All India Agarbathi Manufacturer's Association is the premier body representing the Agarbathi Industry in India. Today the agarbathi industry is worth thousands of crores. generating employment for lakhs of underprivileged people all around India. Manufacturers of all types of agarbathies, dhoop, cones and other allied products are included as embers of AIAMA
Rusia Post released a souvenir sheet on 28th January 2020 to celebrate 200th Anniversary of the Discovery of the Antarctic Continent and navigators Faddei Bellingshausen and Mikhail Lazarev
The honor of the Antarctic Continent discovery belongs to the Russian Antarctic expedition of 1819-1821 on the Vostok and Mirnyi sloops commanded by Faddei Bellingshausen (1778-1852) and Mikhail Lazarev (1788-1851). On July 16, 1819, the expedition went to sea. The Antarctic coast was actually discovered on January 28, 1820.
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