January 30, 2013

100th Birth Centenary of Flerov

Russia Post released a stamp to celebrate100th Birth Centenary of  Flerov (1913-1990), nuclear physicist on 21st January 2013.
The stamp depicts a portrait of GN Flerov and the 114th element of the periodic table of chemical elements named in honor of the scientist Flerov.

January 25, 2013

150th Birth centenary of Konstantin Stanislavsky (1863-1938)

Russia Post released a Souvenir sheet to celebrate 150th birth centenary of  Konstantin Stanislavsky (1863-1938) theater director, actor and teacher on 17th January 2013. This is the first stamp from Russia Post for the year 2013 and is oval shaped.

The stamp features a portrait of KS Stanislavsky, building of Moscow Art Theater AP Chekhov, the emblem "The Seagull" and the facsimile signature of KS Stanislavsky.

January 23, 2013

Desk Calendar - India Post

Department of Post, Bihar Circle has  issued a TableCalander - 2013, based on uniqueness of Bihar featuring various Temples, Gurudwaras, Mosque, ecological spots etc. 

 More details contact:
Philatelic Bureau Patna GPO Contact No.-  0612-2226395 , 0612-2236937.

January 22, 2013

Shrine Basilica, Vailankanni

India Post released a stamp featuring Shrine Basilica,Vailankanni on 22nd January 2013.


January 21, 2013

Postal Logos

Here is an interesting collection of updated  set of the Post Office logos from 136 different countries of the world provided by www.stampnews.com

January 19, 2013

Russia - New Year !

Russia Post released a stamp on 3rd December 2012 to celebrate New Year - 2013. This is the last stamp of 2012 from Russia.

January 17, 2013

Coat of Arms of Moscow and St.Petersburg.

Russia Post released 2 souvenir sheets depicting Coat of Arms of Moscow and St.Petersburg on 30th November 2012.

January 15, 2013

Aditya Vikram Birla

India Post released a stamp of  Aditya Vikram Birla, well known Industrialist of India on 14th January 2013.


January 14, 2013

C. Achyutha Menon

India Post released a stamp of  C. Achyutha Menon, ex. chief minister of Kerala on 13th January 2013 to commemorate his birth centenary celebrations.

January 12, 2013

150th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda

India Post released a set of 4 stamp and a sheetlet on 12th January 2013 to celebrate 150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda.

January 11, 2013

Silk Letter Movement

India Post released a stamp to commemorate the Silk Letter Movement on 11th January 2013.

January 10, 2013

Ghadar Movement

India Post released a stamp  to celebrate centenary of Ghadar Movement on 8th January 2013.

January 9, 2013

Cartoon Heroes.

Russia Post released a set of 4 stamp of Cartoon Heroes on 3rd December 2012.These stamps depicts cartoon characters like, Winnie the Pooh, Mowgli, Kid and Carlson and Vova in Far Far Away kingdom.

January 8, 2013

Uttar Pradesh Legislature

India Post released a stamp  to celebrate 125 years of Uttar Pradesh Legislature on 8th January 2013.

January 7, 2013

Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research.

India Post released a stamp  to commemorate to celebrate Golden Jubilee  of   Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh (PGIMER) on 7th January 2013.

January 4, 2013

January 3, 2013

100 Years of Indian Science Congress.

India Post has opened its account for the year 2013 by releasing the first stamp for this year. A stamp was released on 3rd January 2013 to commemorate 100 years of Indian Science Congress.

 The Indian Science Congress Association(ISCA) owes its origin to the foresight and initiative of two British Chemists. The Association was formed with the objective to advance and promote the cause of Science in India, to hold an annual congress at a suitable place in India, to publish such proceedings, journals, transactions and other publications as may  be considered desirable.

The Centenary session of the Indian Science Congress is scheduled to be held from 3-7 January, 2013 at Kolkata. The theme for the session of "Science for shaping the future of India".

The design of the stamp depicts the spirit of the centenary session of the Indian Science Congress. A child, tender, mouldable and the future of India, is observing a flower through a magnifying lens.

January 2, 2013

HMS Protector

British Antarctic Territory issued a new commemorative stamp on 21st December 2012 dedicated to the legendary HMS Protector. HMS Protector is an impressive and incredibly versatile survey and Ice Patrol Ship. The ship is on loan to the Navy in order to fill the void left by Britain's long-serving Antarctic patrol ship, HMS Endurance, following her flooding in late 2008.

January 1, 2013

Lighthouses of India - Maxim Cards

Here is a set of 2 Maxim card and private cover on Lighthouses of India.

For further information Contact : Boben J