A set of two commemorative postage stamps on the 35th Birth Anniversary of King Birendra of Nepal :

Birendra Bir Bikram Shah : वीरेन्द्र वीर विक्रम शाहBanganga Irrigation Project, Kapilvastu district, Lumbini zoneIssued by Nepal

Issued on 13 Paush 2036 corresponding to 28th Dec 1979

Designer : K. Karmacharya

Type : Stamps, Postal Used

Denomination :
(a) 25 Paisa
(b) Rs. 2.30

Colour : 4 colour

Size : 26 x 36 mm

Perforation : 14 x 14

Format :
(a) Vertical
(b) Horizontal

Paper : Unwatermarked gummed paper

Quantity :
(a) 3,000,000
(b) 1,000,000

Sheet : 100

Process : offset

Printer : Bruder Rosenbaum Printers, Vienna, Austria

Name : Birendra Bir Bikram Shah

Born on Dec 28, 1945 at Kathmandu, Nepal

Died on Jun 1, 2001 at Kathmandu, Nepal

About : 

  • For a small and developing country like Nepal, nothing is more natural than a deep-rooted aspiration for peace and development.H. M. King Birendra
  • My own country Nepal is endowed with river systems which, if thoughtfully exploited, can help not only our own country but also the countries of our region.H. M. King Birendra