Stamps on International Year of The Disabled  – Zimbabwe 1981.

Stamps on International Year of The Disabled  – Zimbabwe 1981.

Zimbabwe issued a set of stamps on International Year of The Disabled on 14 April 1981. The theme was Full Participation & Equality.

5c – Blind Person                    7c– Deaf Person.

ZIMBABWE YEAR OF DISABLED 2
ZIMBABWE 1981-YEAR OF DISABLED

11c – Person with one Leg       17c – Person with one arm.

ZIMBABWE YEAR OF DISABLED 1
ZIMBABWE 1981-YEAR OF DISABLED

 

Stamps on 1992 Barcelona Olympic Games – Cyprus 1992.

Stamps on 1992 Barcelona Olympic Games – Cyprus 1992.

We are listing stamps on Summer Olympic Games with a hope that we shall overcome COVID 19 and Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are held.

Cyprus issued a 20c stamp on Long Jump to mark 1992 Barcelona Olympic Games on 03 Apr 1992.

CYPRUS 92 OLY
CYPRUS 1992 OLYMPICS

Bottle Shaped Stamp – Angostura -Trinidad & Tobago 2000.

Bottle Shaped Stamp – Angostura -Trinidad & Tobago 2000.

Trinidad & Tobago issued a bottle-shaped stamp on 27 Jan 2000 to mark 175th Anniversary of Angostura Bitters.

Angostura Aromatic Bitters was started in 1824 by Dr Johann Siegert. It was bitters used as medicinal Tincture to alleviate stomach ailments. Angostura is a town in Venezuela. DrSiegert served as Surgeon General in Simon Bolivar’s Army moving to Angostura , Venezuela from Germany in 1820. In 1870s Dr Siegert sons migrated to Trinidad and one of them Don Carlos Siegert pioneered the brand Angostura Bitters as an integral ingredient in cocktails and food.

In this hour of challenging times when we are combating COVID19 Angostura has created and donating hand sanitizers to fight COVID19.

TRINIDAD BOTTLE STAMP
TRINIDAD & TOBAGO 2000- ANGOSTURA BITTERS – BOTTLE STAMP.

Stamps on Rheumatism-Maldives 1977.

Stamps on Rheumatism-Maldives 1977.

The Maldives issued a set of stamps on World Rheumatism Year in Dec 1977. A 1L stamp featuring a Rheumatic heart is listed. Rheumatism is associated with inflammatory pain in joints and muscles.

MALDIVES RHEUMATISM
MALDIVES 1977 – RHEUMATIC HEART

Stamps on Louis Braille – Macau 2009

Stamps on Louis Braille – Macau 2009

Macau issued a stamp to commemorate the 200th Birth Anniversary of Louis Braille (1809-1852) on 04 Jan 2009.

MACAU BRAILLE 2
MACAU 2009 -BRAILLE BICENTENARY.
MACAU BRAILLE 1
MACAU 2009- LOUIS BRAILLE BICENTENARY

Stamps on Virtues – Malaysia Error stamp 2011.

Stamps on Virtues – Malaysia Error stamp 2011.

A Se-tenant block of 10 stamps was issued by Malaysia on 13 Jun 2011 featuring stamps on Virtues. One of the stamps on “Thank You” does not contain a description in Tamil Language and was withdrawn soon after release. A corrected version was subsequently released on 18 Jul 2011. All stamps are of 60 Sen denomination.

60s – Virtues Love             60s – Virtues Hardworking       60s – Virtues Courteous                    60s – Virtues Mutual Respect     60s – Virtues Independent        60s – Virtues Awareness      60s – Virtues Kind Hearted        60s – Virtues Thankful (Missing Tamil Inscription)           60s – Virtues Living in harmony      60s – Virtues Integrity.

MALAYSIA MS VIRTUES
MALAYSIA 2011 -VIRTUES
Virtues-Reprint
MALAYSIA 2011 -VIRTUES REPRINT WITH CORRECT TAMIL INSCRIPTION.

 

Postcards on Bangalore City – Victoria Hospital Bangalore

Postcards on Bangalore City – Victoria Hospital Bangalore

A Postcard issued by Karnataka Postal Circle in 2015 featuring the Victoria Hospital Bangalore. The Foundation stone of Victoria Hospital was laid on 22 Jun 1897 by Kempananjammani Avaru, the then Maharani of Mysore to commemorate 60 Years of Queen Victoria’s reign. It was formally inaugurated on 08 Dec 1900 by Lord Curzon, the then Viceroy of India. It is now renamed as Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute and is the largest hospital in Bangalore with 1000 beds.

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INDIA POSTCARDS -VICTORIA HOSPITAL BANGALORE.