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Dr. Hari Singh Gour

A commemorative postage stamp on the Birth Anniversary of Sir Hari Singh Gaur, 1st vice-chancellor of University of Delhi and Nagpur University, founder vice-chancellor of University of Sagar : Issued by India Issued on Nov 26, 1976 Issued for : The P&T Department feels privileged to issue a commemorative stamp on Dr. Hari Singh Gour. Type : Stamp, Postal Used Colour : Plum Denomination : 25 Paise […]

Iswar Chandra Vidyasagar

A commemorative postage stamp on the 150th Birth Anniversary of Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar, an Indian Bengali polymath and a key figure of Bengal Renaissance : Issued by India Issued on Sep 26, 1970 Issued for : The Post and Telegraph Department is happy to bring out a special commemorative stamp in honour of Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar, the great educationist […]

Bankim Chandra Chatterjee

A commemorative postage stamp on the 130th birth anniversary of Bankimchandra Chattopadhyay, an Indian Bengali writer, poet and journalist from Bengal Renaissance, composer of Vande Mataram : Issued by India Issued on Jan 1, 1969 Issued for : The Indian P & T Department is happy to salute the memory of this great writer and patriot by issuing a special stamp in his […]

Gaganendranath Tagore

A commemorative postage stamp on Gaganendranath Thakur, an Indian painter and cartoonist of Bengal School of Art, brother of Abanindranath Tagore and nephew of Rabindranath Tagore : Issued by India Issued on Sep 17, 1968 Issued for : The Indian Posts and Telegraphs Department is happy to honour Gaganendranath‘s great name by issuing a commemorative stamp with his self-portrait, on the eve […]

Chittaranjan Das

A commemorative postage stamp on Deshbandhu C. R. Das, an Indian Bengali politician and freedom fighter, president of Indian National Congress (1921-22) : Issued by India Issued on Nov 5, 1965 Issued for : The Indian Posts & Telegraphs Department takes pride in honouring this great patriot by bringing out a commemorative stamp on 5th November 1965, the occasion of his birth anniversary. […]

USSR on Lenin 1967

Set of 5 nos of commemorative postage stamps on Lenin : Issued by Russia Issued on 1967 Type : Stamps, Postal Used Subject : 97th Birth Anniversary of Lenin : Sculptures of Lenin About :  a set of 5 stamps consists of 5 different face values [denomination]  2k : Statue of Lenin as Student, by Vladimir Efimovich Tsigal [Soviet sculptor]. Colour of the Stamp is Olive Green, Sepia & Buff […]

Jatindra Nath Mukherjee

A commemorative postage stamp on the Death Anniversary of Jatindranath Mukhopadhyay (Bagha Jatin), an Indian Bengali revolutionary, a leader of Yugantar party, planned German Plot during World War I against British Raj : Issued by India Issued on Sep 9, 1970 Issued for : The Posts and Telegraphs Department joins the millions in this country in paying its silent homage to the memory […]

Jagadish Chandra Bose

A commemorative postage stamp on Jagadis Chandra Basu, an Indian Bengali scientist, one of the fathers of radio science, inventor of Crescograph; a device for measuring plant growths, father of Bengali science fiction : Issued by India Issued on Nov 30, 1958 Type : Stamp, Postal Used Colour : Single colour Denomination : 15 naya paisa Name : Jagadish Chandra Bose Born on Nov 30, […]

Bipin Chandra Pal

A commemorative postage stamp on the Birth Centenary of Bipin Chandra Paul, Father of Revolutionary Thoughts in India, a Bengali freedom fighter, nationalist, politician, writer, orator, social reformer, part of Lal Bal Pal triumvirate : Issued by India Issued on Nov 7, 1958 Type : Stamp, Postal Used Colour : Single colour Denomination : 15 naya paisa Name : Bipin Chandra Pal […]

Republic of India 1950

Complete Set of 4 nos of commemorative postage stamps on Inauguration of Republic of India : Issued by India Issued on Jan 26, 1950 Issued for : A new series of postage stamps commemorating the inauguration of the Republic of India was issued by the Indian Posts and Telegraphs Department. Picture :  2 annas : A boy and a girl watching a procession of cavaliers carrying […]

Mahatma Gandhi Mourning Issue

Complete Set of 4 nos of commemorative postage stamps on Mahatma Gandhi : Issued by India Issued on Aug 15, 1948 Issued to Commemorate the First Anniversary of Independence and in Mourning after the Death of Mahatma Gandhi Picture : The Portrait of Mahatma Gandhi Type : Postal Used Colour :  1.5 anna : Brown 3.5 anna : Violet 12 anna : Dark Gray Green 10 Rs : Purple-Brown & Lake […]

India on Rabindranath Tagore 1961

A commemorative postage stamp on the Birth Centenary of Kabiguru Rabindranath Thakur, 1st non-European to win Nobel Prize in Literature in 1913 : Issued by India Issued on May 7, 1961 Issued for : In 1952, the Posts and Telegraphs Department brought out the first photogravure series of stamps depicting Saints and Poets which included Rabindranath Tagore. The Department deems […]

Indian Saints & Poets 1952

Complete Set of 6 nos of commemorative postage stamps on Indian Saints & Poets : Issued by India Issued on Oct 1, 1952 Issued to Commemorate the Saints & Poets of India Picture :  Kabir : A mystic saint of the 15th century. His poetry and his teachings represent a synthesis of the Hindu and Muslim thought. He condemned bigotry and religious hypocrisy and believed […]

Dwarka Prasad Mishra

A commemorative postage stamp on Pandit Dwarka Prasad Mishra, former Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh (1963-1967) : Issued by India Issued on Aug 5, 2001 Issued for : The post-independence era has seen the emergence of India as a modern nation, marching ahead in diverse fields of human activity, providing better quality of life to its citizens, upholding democratic values and ensuring […]

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