Tango and Klong Yao Dances on Stamps

Tango and Klong Yao Dances on Stamps

Thailand issued a pair of Se-Tenant stamps on the 50th Anniversary of Diplomatic relationships between Thailand and Argentina. The theme of the stamps issued on 02 Feb 2005 was Dances of two Countries- Tango Dance of Argentina and Klong Yao Dance of Thailand.

A FDC with the two stamps is listed.

THAILAND ARGENTINA JT ISSUE DANCE
STAMPS ON TANGO DANCE ARGENTINA AND KLONG YAO DANCE OF THAILAND.

50th Anniversary Royal New Zealand Ballet – Swan Lake Ballet on Stamps

50th Anniversary Royal New Zealand Ballet – Swan Lake Ballet on Stamps

New Zealand issued a set of stamps on 05 Mar 2003 to mark 50th Anniversary of Royal New Zealand Ballet. One of the stamps depicts the Swan Lake Ballet.

Swan lake Ballet was originally composed by a Russian Pyotr IIyich Tchaikovsky in 1875-76. Despite initial failure it is now one of most popular of all Ballets. The scenario,initially in two acts was fashioned from Russian and/or German Folk Tales and tells the story of Odette, A Princess turned into a Swan by an evil sorcerer’s curse.

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STAMPS OF NEW ZEALAND ON SWAN LAKE BALLET 2003

Performing Arts – Ballet – Stamps of New Zealand 1998

Performing Arts – Ballet – Stamps of New Zealand 1998

New Zealand issued a set of stamps on Performing arts and one of the stamps was on Ballet. It is an artistic dance form performed to music using precise and highly formalised set steps and gestures.

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STAMPS ON PERFORMING ARTS -BALLET – NEW ZEALAND 1998

 

32nd All India Postal Cultural Meet 2017-18 – Special Cover

32nd All India Postal Cultural Meet 2017-18 – Special Cover

A Special Cover was released by India Post to mark the 32nd All India Postal Cultural Meet 2017-18 held in Odisha. The Cover design and cancellation shows musical instruments and Dance forms.

Date of Issue 20 .12.2017.

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SPECIAL COVER -POSTAL CULTURAL MEET 2017

¬†Russia India Joint Issue stamps 2017 – Folk Dances – Sheetlet

Russia India Joint Issue stamps 2017 – Folk Dances – Sheetlet

Russia and India jointly issued a set of Stamps on 26 Oct 2017. The Theme of stamps were Folk Dances of Russia (Beryozka Dance) and India (Bhavai Dance).A sheetlet issued by Russia are listed below.

Bhavai Dance- it is a genre of folk dance popular in Rajasthan.The dance form cosists of veiled women dancers balancing up to seven or nine pitchers as they dance nimbly. The male dancers sing melodious songs and play a number of musical instruments.

Beryozka round dance is one of the famous Russian folk dances. This is an ancient round social Slavonic ritual folk dance .Dancers hold hands and dance in simple steps in a circle and simultaneously squat on a certain beat of music.

Hindi language has also been used on the stamps for description. The sheet design also shows Hawa Mahal of Jaipur and Saint Basil’s Cathedral from Moscow.

RUSSIA INDIA JOINT ISSUE SHEETLET
RUSSIA INDIA JOINT ISSUE SHEETLET 2017 -HINDI INSCRIPTION

Stamps on India Themes by other Countries – Russia India Joint Issue

Stamps on India Themes by other Countries – Russia India Joint Issue

Russia and India jointly issued a set of Stamps on 26 Oct 2017. The Theme of stamps were Folk Dances of Russia (Beryozka Dance) and India (Bhavai Dance).

A Set of Se-tenant Pair issued by Russia are listed below.

Bhavai Dance- it is a genre of folk dance popular in Rajasthan.The dance form cosists of veiled women dancers balancing up to seven or nine pitchers as they dance nimbly. The male dancers sing melodious songs and play a number of musical instruments.

Beryozka round dance is one of the famous Russian folk dances. This is an ancient round social Slavonic ritual folk dance .Dancers hold hands and dance in simple steps in a circle and simultaneously squat on a certain beat of music.

RUSSIA INDIA JOINT ISSUE
INDIA RUSSIA JOINT ISSUE -FOLK DANCES BERYOZKA AND BHAVAI