Stamps on Louis Braille – GDR 1975

Stamps on Louis Braille  –GDR 1975

GDR (German Democratic Republic)  issued a set of stamps on 14 Oct 1975 on the 150th Anniversary of Louis Braille (1809-1852) and Braille Writing.

20 Pf- Louis Braille & Rainbow   35 Pf – Hands & Braille Writing  50 Pf- Eye, Protective Glasses

 

 

GDR BRAILLE
GDR 1975- 150TH ANNIVERSARY LOUIS BRAILLE.
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Stamps on Disabled Soldiers  – Finland 1990

Stamps on Disabled Soldiers  – Finland 1990

Finland issued a stamp on 13 Mar 1990 on 50th Anniversary of Disabled Soldiers Association (1940-1990).

FINLAND DISABLED SOLDIER
FINLAND 1990 – DISABLED SOLDIERS UNION

 

Stamps on Guide Dog for the Blind  – Luxembourg 2005

Stamps on Guide Dog for the Blind  – Luxembourg 2005

Luxembourg issued a stamp on 06 Dec 2005 on Vision Disabled featuring a Guide Dog for the Blind. The stamp has Braille write up also.

LUXEMBOURG BRAILLE
LUXEMBOURG 2005- GUIDE DOG FOR THE BLIND

Centenary of Telephone – Great Britain 1976.

Centenary of Telephone – Great Britain 1976.

Great Britain issued a set of four stamps on 10 Mar 1976 to commemorate Centenary of  First Telephone Call. The stamps feature people from various walks of life using the telephone. Gutter pairs were also issued.

Two FDCs are listed.

8 1/2 P – Housewife on a telephone         10p – Policeman on a telephone.

GB TELEPHONE 2
GB 1976 -TELEPHONE CENTENARY

11p – District Nurse on a Phone                 13p-  Industrialist on a Phone

 

GB TELEPHONE 1
GB 1976 – TELEPHONE CENTENARY

Stamps on Master Healers of  Ayush – T V Sambasivam Pillai -India 2019

Stamps on Master Healers of  Ayush   – India 2019

India issued a set of 12 stamps of Rs Five each on 12 Master Healers of Ayush. It was issued on 30 Aug 2019. A mixed sheetlet containing 24 stamps and 12 sheets of 24 stamps on each personality was released.

The Ministry of Ayush in India aims at developing, educating and researching in the field of Alternative medicine.  AYUSH means

A- Ayurveda    Y – Yoga and Naturopathy    U – Unani    S – Siddha  H – Homeopathy.

The 12 eminent scholars, practitioners and great master healers were featured on stamps. A Sheet on  T V Sambasivam Pillai is listed.

T V Sambasivam Pillai (19 Sep 1880- )  was an acclaimed scholar of Siddha Medicine and his Cyclopaedic Dictionary is used as reference material by Siddha students.

INDIA HEALERS PILLAI
INDIA 2019- MASTER HEALERS SIDDHA

Stamps on Master Healers of  Ayush   – India 2019

Stamps on Master Healers of  Ayush   – India 2019

India issued a set of 12 stamps of Rs Five each on 12 Master Healers of Ayush. It was issued on 30 Aug 2019.

The Ministry of Ayush in India aims at developing, educating and researching in the field of Alternative medicine.  AYUSH means

A- Ayurveda    Y – Yoga and Naturopathy    U – Unani    S – Siddha  H – Homeopathy.

The 12 eminent scholars, practitioners and great master healers featured on stamps are Dinshaw Mehta, Bhaskar Viswanath Gokhale, Brihaspati Dev Triguna, Swami Kuvalayananda, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, Shastri Shankar Daji Pade, K G Saxena, T V Sambasivam Pillai, Mohammed Abdul Aziz Lakhnawi,K Raghavan Thirumulpad,Yadav ji Trikam ji Acharya, Mohammad Kabiruddin.

 

 

INDIA SLET MASTER HEALERS
INDIA SHEETLET 2019- MASTER HEALERS OF AYUSH.

TB Seals of India 1965- Cinderella Philately

TB Seals of India- Cinderella Philately

Cinderella Stamps are labels that resemble a postage stamp but are not used as a postal fee for sending mail.

TB Seals of India – The Tuberculosis Association of India has been releasing TB seals since  1950 to raise funds for the prevention of Tuberculosis. Every year on 02 Oct TB Seals are released by the President of India. The funds raised are given to State TB associations to combat TB, for research and 5 % to TB association of India

TB Seals of India 1965- A stamp sold for 10 paise is listed.

INDIA TB SEAL 1965
INDIA TB SEAL 1965