A Special cover on the Melody Queen Padmashushan Dr.P.Susheela was released on the ocassion pf International Women's day at Vishakapatnam on 8th March 2022.
Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.
Russia Post issued a stamp on 4th October 2021 to celebrate 100th Anniversary of the House-Museum of A.P. Chekhov in Yalta.
Russia Post released a stamp on V. E. Chubenko, head of intelligence of the Moscow District of the Internal Troops of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia with the Gold Star Medal on 22nd September 2021.
Russia Post released a new series of stamps on 21st September 2021 dedicated to the 80th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945 is dedicated to the military uniform of the Red Army and the USSR Navy.
A Special cover on Lion of Karnataka, Gangadhar Rao Balakrishna Deshpande was released at Belagavi on 14th March 2022.
A Special cover on Veera Rani Belvadi Mallamma was released on 14th March 2022 at Belagavi.
A Set of 4 stamps were released by Russia Post on the crawler tractors on 29th September 2021 depicting F.A. Blinov tractor (1896), S-60 "Stalinets" (1933), DT-54 (1949) and the CHETRA T40 bulldozer (2005).
A Special cover on the Vazhakulam Pineapple was released on 19th February 2022 at Vazhakulam.
Vazhakulam Pineapple with a average fruit weight of 1.2 to 1.6 kgs, locally known as kannarachakka and grown chiefly in the Vazhakulam area of Muvattupuzha Taluk in Ernakulam District of Central Kerala, belongs to queen cultivar variety. The slightly cone shaped fruit has a pleasant aroma and crisp golden-yellow coloured flesh which yields delicious juice. Due to the salubrious combination of favourable agro-climatic conditions prevailing in the region, pineapple produced here has an irresistible savour that has won the patronage of thousands of discerning consumers all over the world.Low pest and disease incidence int he region demand practically very little use of permitted pesticides. The fruit is therefore ideal for consumption both in rae and processed forms like jam, squash, jelly, fortified juice and other types of fruit preserves.
Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.
Three Special covers were released on 8th March 2022 at Karkala on the occasion of Karkala Utsava.
Shri.K.Shyamaraya Acharya was an eminent sculptor of Karkala. Along with stone idols he also had his mastery over architecture. Wood carving was also his area of interest. He was honored with several State and National awards. He was the first president of the " Karnataka State Shilpakala Academy" His craftmanship can be seem in Karkala even today.
Cover Code: KTK/017/2022
Justice Kowdoor Sadananda Hegde was an Indian Jurist and Politician who served as a judge in the Supreme Court of India and later a Speaker of the Lok Sabha. Justice K.S.Hegde founded the NITTE Education Trust. He is the father of the present Chancellor of NITTE University. Shri.N.Vinay Hegde and former Lokayuktha Justice N.Santhosh Hegde.
Cover Code: KTK/018/2022
Renjala Gopalakrishna Shenoy was a sculptor who breathed life into stone with his magic touch. He attempted to revive the school of sculpture belonging to the Bhairava dynasty during the 19th century. HE did sculptural wonders in his hometown Renjala. His creations at Sri. Venkataramana Temple Karkala and the Bahubali Statues at Dharmasthala brought him to fame.
Cover Code: KTK/019//2022
A Special cover on the National Education Society, Shivamogga was released on 10th March 2022 at Shivamogga to celebrate it's Platinum Jubilee.
Cover Code: KTK/014/2022.
A Special cover was released on International Women's Day on 8th March 2022 at Bengaluru.
Cover Code: KTK/20/2022.
A Special Cover was released on Sambar, which is the State Animal of Odisha on 26th March 2022 at Bhubaneswar during EIPEX 2022.
Cover Code: OD/06/2022
Russia Post released a stamp to celebate 800th birth Anniversary of Prince Alexander Nevsky on 12th September 2021 depicting a painting by P.D. Korina "Alexander Nevsky" (1942, from the collection of the Tretyakov Gallery), Alexander Nevsky Lavra in St. Petersburg, military attributes. He was the Prince of Novgorod, Grand Duke of Kyiv, Grand Duke of Vladimir, commander, saint of the Russian Orthodox Church.
Russia Post released a set of 4 stamps in the series "Cities of labor valor" on 9th September 2021 depicting Ekaterinburg. Monument to the Ural Volunteer Tank Corps, Novosibirsk. Memorial of Glory to the Home front workers 1941-1945, Samara - The Il-2 attack aircraft and Chelyabinsk. Monument to tankers-volunteers.
A Special cover on the Karnataka Bronzeware was released on 20th March 2022 at Bengaluru.
The craft is practiced in Bengaluru, Kolar, Chitradurga and Mandya districts of Karnataka. Religious idols; temple bells, vessels, lamps and other ritual wares are cast in bronze. This craft is an amalgamation of art and science in creating poetic rendering of gods. The craftsman who makes the images in bronze are known as stapathies.
Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.