A Special Cover was released on 1st August 2017 to Celebrate 94 years of Khadhi movement and 7 days stay (from 16th to 22nd April 1937) of Mahatma Gandhi to attend 3rd Annual Convention of Seva Sangh at Hudli Village, Belagavi Dist, Karnataka.
A special cover was released at Ahmedabad on 17th June 2017 to celebrate the centenary of the Sabarmati Ashram.
Mahatma Gandhi described the ashram as the necessity of life for him. The Ashram founded as the principle of truth and non voilence sought to realise and extend the very meaning of fredom and equality. It's endavour was to free both the oppressed and the Oppressor from voilence and injustice. the Ashram that witnessed the making of history now stands as a heritage of humankind and reminder of journey to be made.
Russia Post issued a stamp featuring St Michael's Castle on 15th March 2017 under Europa Issues.
St Michael’s Castle is a former royal residence in the center of Saint Petersburg, and a major architectural landmark of 18–19 centuries. It was built as a water castle for Emperor Paul I by architects Vincenzo Brenna and Vasily Bazhenov in 1797–1801.
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