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Jose Marti

Modernismo literary movement, Apostle of Cuban Independence

A commemorative postage stamp on the birth anniversary of José Martí, apostle of Cuban Independence and an important figure of Latin American literature (Modernismo) : Issued by India Issued on Jan 28, 1997 Issued for : The Department of Post is happy to issue a stamp in honour of this international Cuban hero. Credits : Attache ‘LAC’ Ministry of External Affairs. Type […]

Hanuman Prasad Poddar

Bhaiji, Shiv, Kalyan, Gita Press, Hindu religious text, Shillong, Meghalaya

A commemorative postage stamp on “Bhaiji” Hanuman Prasad Poddar, founding & lifetime editor of the Gita Press, world’s largest publisher of Hindu religious texts : Issued by India Issued on Sep 19, 1992 Design Credits : Stamp : India Security Press First Day Cover : Shankha Samanta Cancellation : Shankha Samanta Type : Stamp, Mint Condition Colour : Single Colour Denomination : 100 […]

Samarth Ramdas

Maharashtra Dharma, Dasbodh, Marathi, Guru of Shivaji, satguru, sadguru, Ramnavami, Maruti, Lord Hanuman, Advaita Vedanta

A commemorative postage stamp on Shree Samartha Ramdas Swami, spiritual guru of Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj : Issued by India Issued on May 1, 1988 Description of Designs : The stamp, designed by India Security Press, Nashik Road and the first day cover, designed by Sankha Samantha, both depict Samarth Ramdas. The cancellation is designed by Smt. Nenu Gupta. Type : Stamp, Mint […]

C. Kesavan

Chief Minister of Travancore-Cochin, Kerala, Ezhava caste, Sree Narayana Dharma Paripalana association, Jeevitha Samaram (Life Struggles), Abstention Movement

A commemorative postage stamp on the birth anniversary of C. Kesavan, Chief Minister of Travancore–Cochin (Thiru-Kochi) (1950-52) : Issued by India Issued on May 23, 2018 Issued for : Department of Posts is pleased to issue a Commemorative Postage Stamp on C. Kesavan. Credits : Stamp/FDC/Brochure/Cancellation Cachet : Smt. Alka Sharma Type : Stamp, Mint Condition Colour : Multi Colour Denomination : 500 Paise Stamps Printed […]

Santidev Ghose

A commemorative postage stamp on Santideb Ghosh, maestro of Rabindra Sangeet : Issued by India Issued on Dec 1, 2002 Issued for : The Department of Posts is happy to issue a commemorative postage stamp in honour of Santidev Ghose. Credits : Stamp : Sankha Samanta FDC : Rabindra Choudhary Cancellation : Alka Sharma Type : Stamp, Postal Used […]

Arya Vaidya Sala, Kottakkal

A commemorative postage stamp on the Centenary of the Kottakkal Arya Vaidya Shala, an Indian traditional Ayurveda healthcare centre, founded by Vaidyaratnam P.S. Varier : Issued by India Issued on Oct 12, 2002 Issued for : The Department of Posts is happy to issue a commemorative postage stamp featuring the Arya Vaidya Sala, Kottakkal and its founder. Design […]

Babu Gulabrai

India Stamp 2002, Hindi literature

A commemorative postage stamp on Babu Gulab Rai, an important figure in modern Hindi literature (Personality Series: Indian Literature) : Issued by India Issued on Jun 22, 2002 Issued for : The Department of Posts is happy to issue a set of postage stamps honouring Babu Gulabrai and Pandit Suryanarayan Vyas. Credits : Stamp & FDC : Bharti Mirchandani Cancellation […]

P.L. Deshpande

A commemorative postage stamp on Purushottam Laxman Deshpande (“Pu. La.”), a Marathi writer and humorist : Issued by India Issued on Jun 16, 2002 Issued for : The Department of Posts is happy to release a commemorative postage stamp in memory of P.L. Deshpande, accompanied by a First day Cover, both of which attempt to capture the varied […]

Prabodhankar Thackeray

Prabodhankar Thackeray, Samyukta Maharashtra Samiti, Father of Bal Thackeray, Shiv Sena, Keshav Thakre

A commemorative postage stamp on Keshav Thakre (pen-name Prabodhankar Thackeray), an Indian social reformer, father of Bal Thackeray, founder of Hindu nationalist party Shiv Sena : Issued by India Issued on May 19, 2002 Issued for : The Department of Posts is happy to release a postage stamp in honour of Prabodhankar Thackeray. Credits : Stamp & FDC : Sankha Samanta […]

Auroville International Township

Mirra Alfassa (the Mother), Rishi Aurobindo, Matrimandir

A commemorative postage stamp on Golden Jubilee (1968-2018) of Auroville (City of Dawn), an experimental township in Viluppuram, founded by “the Mother” Mirra Alfassa in 1968 : Issued by India Issued on Feb 25, 2018 Issued for : Department of Posts is pleased to issue a Commemorative Postage Stamp on Auroville International Township – Golden Jubilee 1968-2018. Credits : Stamp/FDC/Brochure/Cancellation Cachet : Sh. Brahm Prakash Type […]

Durga Das

India Stamp 2003, 'India, From Curzon to Nehru and After'

A commemorative postage stamp on Durga Dass, an Indian journalist : Issued by India Issued on May 2, 2003 Issued for : The Department of Posts is happy to issue a commemorative postage stamp in honour of Durga Das. Credits : Stamp : Suresh Kumar FDC : Rohini Gosain Cancellation : Alka Sharma Type : Stamp, Mint Condition Colour : Multicolour Denomination : 500 Paise Overall size : 2.90 x 3.91 cms. Printing […]

Swami Keshawanand

India Stamp 1999, Swami Keshwanand, Gramothan Vidyapeath, Sangaria, Maru Bhumi Seva Karya, Hindi

A commemorative postage stamp on Swami Keshwanand, a freedom fighter & social reformer from Rajasthan [a part of the series ‘India’s Struggle for Freedom‘] : Issued by India Issued on Aug 15, 1999 Issued for : The Department of Posts is privileged to issue this set of commemorative stamps as its homage to some of the leaders of the struggle […]

Dr. Shambhunath Singh

India Stamp 2017, Navageet movement, Hindi

A commemorative postage stamp on Hindi writer, Shambhu Nath Singh, Professor and Head of Hindi Department, Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya, Varanasi : Issued by India Issued on Dec 26, 2017 Issued for : Department of Posts is pleased to issue a Commemorative Postage Stamp on Dr. Shambhunath Singh. Credits : Stamp/FDC/Brochure/Cancellation Cachet : Smt. Alka Sharma Type : Stamp, Mint Condition Colour : Multi Colour Denomination : […]

Adikavi Nannaya

India Stamp 2017, Shabda Sasanudu, Vaganu Sasanudu, Nannaiah Bhattaraka

A commemorative postage stamp on Telugu author, Nannaiah, court poet of Rajaraja Narendra, Eastern Chalukya Dynasty : Issued by India Issued on Nov 1, 2017 Issued for : Department of Posts is pleased to issue three Commemorative Postage Stamps on Kavi Muddana, Adikavi Nannaya & Draksharamam Bhimeswara Temple. Credits : Stamp/FDC/Brochure : Sh. Kamleshwar Singh Cancellation Cachet : Smt. Nenu Gupta Type : Stamp, Mint Condition Colour : Multi Colour Denomination […]

India on Bertrand Russell

India Stamp 1972

A commemorative postage stamp on the Birth Centenary of Bertrand Russell, 3rd Earl Russell, a British philosopher, mathematician, historian, writer, social critic, political activist and recipient of Nobel Prize in Literature (1950) [a part of ‘Centenary Series‘] : Issued by India Issued on Oct 16, 1972 Issued for : From this year, the P & T Department has introduced a new ‘Centenary Series‘ of postage stamps […]

Pioneering Women of Israel 2014

Hebrew author, first Sabra poet, Kugel Prize (Israel)

Complete Set of 2 nos of commemorative postage stamps on the Pioneering Women : Sara Levi–Tanai and Esther Raab : Issued by Israel Issued on Jun 23, 2014 Description of the Stamps : Sara Levi–Tanai stamp The stamp features a sketched portrait based on a photograph courtesy of Shalom Seri of “Eele Betamar”. The tab features an adapted photograph of the […]

Damodar Dharmananda Kosambi

India Stamp 2008, mathematics, statistics, numismatics, Kosambi's map function

A commemorative postage stamp on the Birth Centenary of Damodar Kosambi, an Indian mathematician and historian : Issued by India Issued on Jul 31, 2008 Issued for : The Department of Posts is happy to issue a commemorative postage stamp on Shri Damodar Dharmananda Kosambi. Credits : Stamp & FDC : Suresh Kumar Cancellation : Alka Sharma Type : Stamp, Mint condition Colour : Multi Colour […]

Omeo Kumar Das

India Stamp 1998, Amiyo Kumar Das

A commemorative postage stamp on the Birth Anniversary of Lok Nayak Amiyo Kumar Das, an Gandhian, educationist, writer & former Minister in Assam : Issued by India Issued on May 21, 1998 Issued for : The Department of Post is happy to issue a special commemorative stamp in memory of late Lokanayak Omeo Kumar Das. Credits : Stamp & FDC : Based on the material supplied by the sponsor. […]

Jotirao Phooley

India Stamp 1977, Jyotirao Phule, Maharashtra

A commemorative postage stamp on the Death Anniversary of Mahatma Jotiba Phule, an Indian social reformer from Maharashtra [a part of the series ‘Personalities Stamps Series‘] : Issued by India Issued on Nov 28, 1977 Issued for : The Indian Posts and Telegraphs Department is privileged to bring out stamps in memory of these great sons of India. Type : Stamp, Postal Used Colour : Multicolour Denomination […]

 
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