Miniature Sheet on Ahimsa Parmo Dharma -India -2019

Miniature Sheet on Ahimsa Parmo Dharma -India -2019

India issued a miniature sheet with two stamps on the theme Ahimsa Parmo Dharma -Non-Violence The Highest Duty. It was issued on 17 Jun 2019.

India celebrates 150th Birth Anniversary of its Father of Nation in  Mahatma Gandhi in 2019. The Philosophy of Ahimsa or NON -Violence was advocated and practised by Gandhiji during the freedom struggle. The stamps were issued on 17 Jun 2019 to coincide with the establishment of Sabarmati Ashram in Gujarat on 17 Jun 1917 and Gandhiji’s Birth Anniversary.

INDIA MS 19 AHIMSA
INDIA MS 2019- AHIMSA PARMO DHARMA-GANDHI BIRTH ANNIVERSARY
INDIA AHIMSA BROCHURE
INDIA 2019- AHIMSA PARMO DHARMA BROCHURE

 

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India-Republic of Korea Joint Issue -Queen Heo Hwang-ok -2019

India-Republic of Korea Joint Issue -Queen Heo Hwang-ok  -2019

India issued a miniature sheet with two stamps on the theme India -Republic of Korea Joint Issue. It features Queen Hur Hwang -ok. It was issued on 30 Jul 2019. Two stamps of rupees Five and Rs 25 were issued. 500,000 stamps of each denomination and 110,000 miniature sheets have been printed.

MINIATURE SHEET INDIA KOREA 2019
INDIA MS 2019 – INDIA-REPUBLIC OF KOREA JOINT ISSUE.

Sri Lanka -Thailand Joint issue  2015– Stupa & Pagoda – Miniature Sheet 2015.

Sri Lanka -Thailand Joint issue  2015– Stupa & Pagoda – Miniature Sheet 2015.

Sri Lanka brought out joint issue miniature sheet with Thailand on theme 60 Years of Diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and Thailand on 02 Nov 2015. The MS contains two stamps. The Miniature sheet is in the shape of a Stupa

10 Rupees- Jethavana Stupa- This Stupa was built by King Mahasena of Anuradhapura (273-301 AD). It is now located in the ruins of Jetavan Monastery in World Heritage City of Anuradhapura the North Central Province of Sri Lanka. When constructed it stood at 122 metres or 400 feet, it was at that time largest stupa in the world and the third-largest structure in the World. The present height is 71 metres or 233 feet

50 Rupees  – Phrapathomchedi Pagoda. It is Buddhist stupa located in a temple in the town centre of Nakhon Pathom, Nakhon Pathom Province of Thailand. It is the tallest stupa in Thailand at 120.45 metres. It is believed to have been built around 193 BC by monks sent by King Ashoka during his reign (268-232 BC).

SRI LANKA THAILAND JOINT
SRI LANKA -THAILAND JOINT ISSUE 2015- STUPA AND PAGODA.

Thailand also issued a Se-tenant pair on same Stupa and Pagoda with a fave value of 3 Baht each.

Thailand -Sri Lanka Joit 2015
Thailand -Sri Lanka Joint issue 2015-Pagoda & Stupa.

 

 

Stamps on Child Welfare –Indian Weaving – Suriname 1985

Stamps on Child Welfare –Indian Weaving – Suriname 1985

Suriname issued Three stamps on  Child Welfare on 06 Nov 1985. The theme was Indian Weaving and Geometric shapes.

SURINAME CHILDREN 1987
SURINAME 1987- CHILD WELFARE -INDIAN WEAVING.

Mysore State Railway on Cambodia Stamps-1996.

Mysore State Railway on Cambodia Stamps-1996.

Cambodia issued a set of stamps on Locomotives on 20 Apr 1996. One of the stamps is on the locomotive of Mysore state railway.

200 riel – GNR Steam Locomotive no 261- Great Britain -Great Northern Railway.

300 riel  -Steam Tank Locomotive 1930- Mysore State Railway

1000 riel- Locomotive “Snake” 1884- New Zealand -Avonside Locomotive.

CAMBODIA FDC LOCOMOTIVES
CAMBODIA 1996- LOCOMOTIVES – BRITISH RAIL,MYSORE STATE RAILWAY,NEW ZEALAND RAILWAYS

Indian Miniature Paintings on German Stamps- GDR 1979

Indian Miniature Paintings on German Stamps- GDR 1979

Indian Miniature Paintings on German Stamps issued by GDR on 02 Oct 1979.

20 Pf-  Durga Miniature (18th Century)     35 Pf-  Mahavira Miniature (15-16 Century). Both from Berlin State Library.

GDR 79 INDIA MINIATURE 1
GDR 1979 -INDIAN MINIATURE PAINTINGS

50 Pf – Ragini Todi (17th Century)         70 Pf- Asaviri Ragini (17th Century) Both from State Museum Berlin.

GDR 79 INDIA MINIATURE 2
GDR 1979 -INDIAN MINIATURE PAINTINGS

APS Cover Sep 2018 -61 Cavalry – Centenary of Battle of Haifa

APS Cover Sep 2018 -61 Cavalry – Centenary of Battle of Haifa

APS Cover issued on 23 Sep 2018 to mark Centenary of Battle of Haifa in Palestine during World War I. 61 Cavalry was formed after the amalgamation of the erstwhile state Cavalry units such as GwaliorLancers, Jodhpur Lancers, Mysore Lancers, Patiala Lancers, Saurashtra Horsed Cavalry etc

APS Cover Ser No 18/18

APS COVER 2018- 61 CAVALRY -CENTENARY BATTLE OF HAIFA.
APS COVER 2018- 61 CAVALRY -CENTENARY BATTLE OF HAIFA.

Haifa Day

The Indian Army commemorates September 23 every year as Haifa Day to pay its respects to the two brave Indian Cavalry Regiments Mysore Lancers and Jodhpur Lancers that helped liberate the city following a dashing cavalry action by the 15th Imperial Service Cavalry Brigade. In the autumn of 1918, the Indian Brigade was a part of the Allied Forces sweeping northwards through Palestine in what is seen as the last great cavalry campaign in history. Hyderabad Lancers was the third Cavalry unit of the Brigade.

Captain Aman Singh Bahadur and Dafadar Jor Singh were awarded the Indian Order of Merit and Captain Anop Singh and 2nd Lt. Sagat Singh were awarded the Military Cross in recognition of their bravery in this battle. Major Dalpat Singh of Jodhpur Lancers was awarded a Military Cross for his bravery.

The Jodhpur and Mysore Lancers now represent the 61st Cavalry Regiment of Indian Army.

Israel issued a stamp on 06 Feb 2018 to commemorate the Centenary of Battle of Haifa with Indian Cavalry at Haifa.

ISRAEL INDIA CAVALRY
ISRAEL STAMP 2018- INDIAN CAVALRY -BATTLE OF HAIFA CENTENARY 1918-2018.