Maxim Card – Muthuswamy Dikshitar 1976

Maxim Card – Muthuswamy Dikshitar 1976

Muthuswamy Dikshitar (24 Mar 1775 – 21 Oct 1835) was a South Indian Poet, Singer and Veena player and a legendary composer of Indian Music. He is considered one of the Trinity of Carnatic music others being Tyagaraja (1767-1847) and Syama Sastri (1762-1827). His compositions were in Sanskrit.

A Stamp was issued on 18 Mar 1976 to commemorate his 200th Birth Anniversary.A Maxim ard cancelled on 18 Mar 1976 at Tiruvayur (his birthplace) is listed.

INDIA MAXIM CARD MUTHUSWAMY
INDIA MAXIM CARD 1976 -MUTHUSWAMY DIKSHITAR

Maxim Card on P C Sorcar – India 2010

Maxim Card on P C Sorcar – India 2010

A Stamp was issued on Birth Anniversary of an Internationally acclaimed Magician P C Sorcar (23 Feb 1913 -06 Jan 1971) by India Post on 23 Feb 2010. A Maxim Card is listed.

india mc p c sorcar
INDIA MAXIM CARD 2010 – P C SORCAR

Maxim Cards on Temples of Thailand – 2002

Maxim Cards on Temples of Thailand – 2002

Thailand issued a set of Four stamps on Temples of Thailand on 17 Jun 2002. Four Maxim Cards along with stamps were also issued. Maxim Cards are listed. The Temples featured on Stamps are

3 Baht -Temple of Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Si Rattanasatsadaram)

3 Baht -Wat Pho Temple (Wat Phra Chetuphon Wimon Mangkhalaram)

4 Baht – Temple of the Dawn (Wat Arun Ratchawararam)

12 Baht -Temple of Marble (Wat Benchamabophit Dusit Wanaram)

THAILAND TEMPLES MC 1
THAILAND MAXIM CARDS 2002 – THE EMERALD BUDDHA TEMPLE
THAILAND TEMPLES MC 2
THAILAND MAXIM CARDS 2002 – WAT PHO

 

THAILAND TEMPLES MC 3
THAILAND MAXIM CARDS 2002 – THE TEMPLE OF DAWN
THAILAND MAXIM CARD 2002 - THE MARBLE TEMPLE
THAILAND MAXIM CARD 2002 – THE MARBLE TEMPLE

 

 

 

Maxim Cards Liechtenstein 1981 – St Theodul

Maxim Cards Liechtenstein 1981 – St Theodul

Liechtenstein issued a stamp on 09 Jun 1981 on St Theodul. A Maxim Card on the stamp is listed.

MC LUXEMBOURG ST THEODUL
MAXIM CARD LUXEMBOURG 1981 -ST THEODUL

Maxim Cards Liechtenstein 1981 – Year of the Disabled

Maxim Cards Liechtenstein 1981 – Year of the Disabled

Liechtenstein issued a stamp on 09 Jun 1981 to mark Year of the Disabled. A Maxim Card on the stamp is listed.

MC LUXEMBOURG YEAR OF DISABLED
MAXIM CARD LIECHTENSTEIN 1981 – YEAR OF DISABLED

 

Maxim Cards Liechtenstein 1981 – 50 Years of Scouting

Maxim Cards Liechtenstein 1981 – 50 Years of Scouting

Liechtenstein issued a stamp on 09 Jun 1981 to commemorate 50 Years of Scouting. A Maxim Card on the stamp is listed.

MC LIECHTENSTEIN SCOUTS
MAXIM CARDS LIECHTENSTEIN 1981 – 50 YEARS OF SCOUTING

Maxim Card Portuguese India 1952- 400th Death Anniversary St Francisco Xavier.

Maxim Card Portuguese India 1952- 400th Death Anniversary St Francisco Xavier.

St Francis Xavier or San Francisco Xavier or Xavier was born on 07 Apr 1506 in Navarre Spain and died on 03 Dec 1552 at Sancian Island China. He was canonized on 12 Mar 1622. In 1534 he pronounced vows as one of the first seven members of  Society of Jesus or Jesuits under the leadership of St Ignatius of Loyola. St Xavier is instrumental in establishment of Christianity in India

He disembarked in Goa on 06 May 1542,the centre of Protuguese activity in East.He spent three years among the Paravas,the Pearl fishers in Goa on South eastern coast of India. The Portuguese were present in Goa , Daman & Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli and called it as Estado da India. India liberated Dadra and Nagar Haveli from Portuguese in 1954 and Goa,Daman and Diu  from Portuguese on 18 Dec 1961.

A set of three stamps were issued by Portuguese India in 1952 to mark 400th death Anniversary of St Xavier. Three maxim Cards issued are listed.The Five Portuguese Indian Tanga stamp features the Tomb of St Francis Xavier.

MAXIM CARD PORTUGUESE INDIA XAVIER
MAXIM CARD PORTUGUESE INDIA 1952 -St XAVIER
MAXIM CARD PORTUGUESE INDIA XAVIER1
MAXIM CARD PORTUGUESE INDIA1952 -TOMB OF ST XAVIER
MAXIM CARD PORTUGUESE INDIA XAVIER2
MAXIM CARD PORTUGUESE INDIA 1952 – St Xavier