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Baburam Acharya

A commemorative postage stamp on ‘Itihas Shiromani’ Babu Ram Acharya, a Nepalese historian who named Mount Everest as ‘Sagarmatha’ : Issued by Nepal Issued on 29th Falgoon 2029 corresponding to 12th March 1973 Issued by : His Majesty’s Government Postal Services Department Nepal Philatelic Bureau G.P.O. Kathmandu Designer : K. Karmacharya Type : Stamp, Postal Used Denomination : 25 Paisa Colour : Bi-colour Size : 2.90 x 2.90 cms Perforation : 13 x […]

Nepal on Founding of Monarchy in Iran

A commemorative postage stamp on the 2500th Anniversary of the founding of the Persian empire by Cyrus the Great : Issued by Nepal Issued on Oct 14, 1971 (corresponding to 2028.6.28) Issued by : His Majesty’s Government, Postal Services Dept., Nepal Philatelic Bureau, Kathmandu Design : Issued to commemorate the 2500th anniversary of the founding of monarchy in Iran by Cyrus the great, the stamp […]

Pakistan on French Revolution

A commemorative postage stamp on the Bicentenaire de la Révolution Française – Bicentenary of the French Revolution : Issued by Pakistan Issued on Jun 24, 1989 Issued for : To commemorate the Bicentenary of the French Revolution Pakistan Post Office is issuing one stamp of Rs. 7/- denomination on June 24, 1989. Designer : Adil Salahuddin, Chief Designer, PSPC Type : Stamp, Postal Used […]

Pakistan on Coronation of Shahinshah Ary...

A commemorative postage stamp on the Coronation of Shah Mohammed Riza Pahlavi and Empress Farah of Iran : Issued by Pakistan Issued on Oct 26, 1967 Issued for : To commemorate and perpetuate the memorable event of the coronation of His Imperial Majesty Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Aryamehr Shahinshah of Iran and Her Imperial Majesty Empress Farah Pahlavi being held on the […]

Surya Bikram Gyawali

A commemorative postage stamp on Itihaskar Suryavikrama Gewali, former Chancellor of Royal Nepal Academy : Issued by Nepal Issued on Dec 21, 1987 Issued by : His Majesty’s Government Postal Services Department Nepal Philatelic Bureau Kathmandu Design : In the present postage stamp brought out in commemoration of Surya Bikram Gyawali, who served for five years as the Chancellor of Royal Nepal Academy […]

Bal Bhadra Kunwar

A commemorative postage stamp on Captain Balbhadra Kunwar : Issued by Nepal Issued on Apr 14, 1970 [1st Baishak 2027] Issued by : His Majesty’s Government, Postal Services Department, Nepal Philatelic Bureau, G.P.O., Kathmandu Designer : K. Karmacharya Type : Stamp, Postal Used Denomination : Re 1/- (One Rupee) Colour : Sepia & Red Purple Size : Double decimal 4.06 x 2.28 cms. Perforation : 14 x 14½ (Horizontal design) Paper […]

Char Nepali Amar Shaheeds

A commemorative postage stamp on the Victims of Revolution, the men executed by the Rana Government (1939–40) : Issued by Nepal Issued on Jun 11, 1965 Type : Stamp, Postal Used Denomination : 15 Paisa Colour : Blue green Size : 2.90 cms x 2.90 cms. Perforation : 13 Sheet : 112 Stamps Printing Process : Photogravure Name : Shukra Raj Shastri Born on 1894 at Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India Died on Jan 24, 1941 at Kathmandu, Nepal Name […]

Bangladesh on Mahatma Gandhi

Complete Set of 3 nos of commemorative postage stamps on Mahatma Gandhi‘s visit at Noakhali in 1946 : Issued by Bangladesh Issued on Feb 15, 2011 Issued for : INDIPEX–2011, World Philatelic Exhibition Picture : 10t – Mahatma Gandhi on the way to Noakhali, November, 1946 at Laksham Railway Station 15t & 20t – Mahatma Gandhi‘s visit at Noakhali, 1946 Colour : Multicolour Type : Se–tenant set of 3 Stamps, Mint condition […]

Eighth International Conference – Semina

A commemorative postage stamp on the 8th International Conference – Seminar of Tamil Studies, Thanjavur showing a statue of King Rajaraja I : Issued by India Issued on Jan 5, 1995 Issued for : The Department of Posts is privileged to bring out a commemorative postage stamp on the occasion of the Eighth International Conference – Seminar on Tamil Studies in […]

The Forts of India

A commemorative postage stamp on the Indian Forts : Gwalior (Madhya Pradesh), Vellore (Tamil Nadu), Simhagad (Maharashtra) and Jodhpur (Rajasthan) : Issued by India Issued on Aug 3, 1984 Type : Stamps, Postal Used Colour : Multi colour Denomination : 50, 100, 150 & 200 Paise Printed at : India Security Press About :  Built by titans and lit by the glory of fire, blood and love – the grandest […]


A commemorative postage stamp on the Millennium of Bhagawan Bahubali (Gomateshwara, son of Rishabhanatha, first tirthankara of Jainism) Statue at Shravanabelagola : Issued by India Issued on Feb 9, 1981 Issued for : Indian Posts & Telegraphs Department is privileged to commemorate the occasion by issuing a special stamp. Description of Designs : The stamp design depicts the upper portion of the statue at Shravanabelgola. The […]

INA : Indian National Army

A commemorative postage stamp on the Golden Jubilee of the India National Army (Azad Hind Fauj) : Issued by India Issued on Dec 31, 1993 Issued for : The Department of Posts has the proud privilege of honouring India‘s great heroes who have made the advent of a free India possible. Two postage stamps have earlier been issued to commemorate the 67th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas […]

The Fortieth Anniversary of the Accessio...

Complete Set of 5 nos of commemorative postage stamps on the Happy & Glorious, 40th Anniversary of the Accession of Queen Elizabeth II (1952-1992) : Issued by Great Britain Issued on Feb 6, 1992 Issued for : On 6 February 1992, Her Majesty The Queen reaches the fortieth anniversary of her accession, an occasion celebrated by these Royal Mail Special Stamps. During a […]

The Vellore Mutiny, 1806

A commemorative postage stamp on the Bicentenary of the Vellore Sepoy Mutiny, first instance of a large-scale and violent mutiny by Indian sepoys against the East India Company, much before Indian Rebellion of 1857 : Issued by India Issued on Jul 10, 2006 Type : Stamp, Mint Condition Colour : Multi Colour Denomination : 500 Paise Stamps Printed : 0.8 Million Printing Process […]

Rani Durgawati

A commemorative postage stamp on the Death Anniversary of Rani Durgavati, Queen of Gondwana  (1550-64) : Issued by India Issued on Jun 24, 1988 Description of Designs : The stamp by India Security Press, Nasik Road. The cancellation is designed by Smt. Nenu Gupta. Type : Stamp, Postal Used Colour : Single colour Denomination : 60 Paise Overall size : 4.06 x 2.73 cms. Printing size : 3.71 x 2.38 […]

Tercentenary of Calcutta

Complete Set of 2 nos of postage stamp on the 300th Anniversary of Kolkata (City of Joy), Cultural Capital of India : Issued by India Issued on Dec 28, 1990 Issued for : Despite the passage of three hundred years, the city of Calcutta still retains its status of pre-eminence. The Department of Posts is privileged to commemorate the Tercentenary of […]

India on 50 Years of the United Nations

Complete Set of 2 nos of commemorative postage stamp on the 50th Anniversary of India Signing the UN Charter in San Francisco, June 26, 1945 : Issued by India Issued on Jun 26, 1995 Issued for : The Deptt. of Post is privileged to issue a set of two commemorative postage stamps on the occasion. Credits : Stamp : Shri C.R. Pakrashi F.D.C. : Ministry of External Affairs, […]

V.K. Rajwade

A commemorative postage stamp on the Birth Centenary of Itihasacharya Rajwade, an Indian historian (specially Marathi history) and founder-member of the Itihas Sanshodhak Mandal, Pune : Issued by India Issued on Jun 23, 2003 Issued for : The Department of Posts is happy to issue a commemorative postage stamp honouring Shri V. K. Rajwade. Design : The first day cover carries a picture of Rajwade Historical Museum, […]

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