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First Indian Satellite

A commemorative postage stamp on the Launch of the First Indian Satellite, Aryabhatta, named after Aryabhata I, an ancient Indian astronomer and mathematician : Issued by India Issued on Apr 20, 1975 Issued for : On this historic occasion the Posts & Telegraphs Department feels privileged to bring out a special postage stamp. Type : Stamp, Mint Condition Colour : Red Purple and process blue Denomination : 25 Paise Overall Size : 3.91 […]

Dr. Vikram A Sarabhai

A commemorative postage stamp on the 1st Death Anniversary of Dr. Vikram Ambalal Sarabhai, father of India‘s space programme : Issued by India Issued on Dec 30, 1972 Issued for : The P & T department considers it their privilege to bring out a commemorative stamp on the occasion of the first death anniversary of this beloved son of India. The stamp depicts his portrait set against […]

Arvi Satellite Earth Station

A commemorative postage stamp on the 1st Anniversary of the Arvi Satellite Earth Station (Vikram Earth Station) : Issued by India Issued on Feb 26, 1972 Issued for : The Indian Posts and Telegraphs Department feel privileged in bringing out a postage stamp to commemorate the first anniversary of the earth station at Arvi, which is being dedicated to the nation by the President of India who […]

India on Man on the Moon

A commemorative postage stamp on Apollo 11, the spaceflight that landed the first two people on the Moon : Issued by India Issued on Nov 19, 1969 Issued for : While complimenting the astronauts of Apollo 11, Edwin Aldrin, Michael Collins and Neil Armstrong, the Indian P & T Department wishes to express its good wishes and appreciation for their achievement. At the same time, […]

Homi Bhabha

A commemorative postage stamp on Homi Jehangir Bhabha, father of Indian nuclear programme, founding director of Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) and Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), chairman of Indian Atomic Energy Commission : Issued by India Issued on Aug 4, 1966  Issued for : Prime architect of India‘s atomic and space research programme, Dr. Homi Jehangir Bhabha, passed away on 24th January 1966 in a […]

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