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).

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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.

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

 

 

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Ceremonial Fans  – Miniature Sheet Thailand 2007.

Ceremonial Fans  – Miniature Sheet Thailand 2007.

Date of Issue – 02 Apr 2007.

Thailand issued a miniature sheet with four stamps on Ceremonial Fans of King Chulalongkorn under te Heritage Conservation Day 2007 series. The Miniature sheet with four stamps of 5 baht each is in the shape of a Fan.

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THAILAND MS 2007- CEREMONIAL FANS OF KING CHULALONGKORN

Stamps on Girl Guides – Jamaica 1965

Stamps on Girl Guides – Jamaica 1965

Date of Issue – 17 May 1965.

A Triangular Stamp issued by Jamaica on 50th Anniversary of Girl Guides of Jamaica.

JAMAICA GIRL GUIDES
JAMAICA 1965-GIRL GUIDES GOLDEN JUBILEE

Miniature Sheet Canada – Year of Monkey 2004

Miniature Sheet Canada – Year of Monkey 2004

Canada issued a miniature sheet with one stamp of$1.40  0n 08 Jan 2004 to Commemorate The Lunar New Year- Year of Monkey. The stamp was printed by offset Lithography hot stamping process and is embossed..The Miniature sheet has a print run of 35,000. An odd shaped miniature sheet.

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CANADA MS 2004-YEAR OF MONKEY

 

Year of Rabbit-  Malaysia MS 2004.

Year of Rabbit-  Malaysia MS 2004.

Malaysia issued a miniature sheet containing one stamp of 5 Ringgit on 18 Jan 2011  to Commemorate The Lunar New Year- Year of Rabbit. It also carries a logo of INDIPEX 2011 -India International Stamp Exhibition. The sheet also featured the theme of Children’s Pets.

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MALAYSIA MS 2011- YEAR OF RABBIT-INDIPEX 2011

Stamps on 2007 Cricket World Cup – Cricket Philately.

Stamps on 2007 Cricket World Cup – Cricket Philately.

The 2019 Cricket World Cup starts tomorrow with hosts England Taking on South Africa in the first match. The 2007 Cricket World Cup was held in the West Indies from 13 Mar to 28 April 2007. Apart from 10 teams with ODI status, six other associate members of ICC qualified for this World Cup. They were Kenya, The Netherlands, Scotland, Canada, Ireland and Bermuda. Ricky Ponting led Australia won the World Cup for the third time in a row by beating Sri Lanka in the final. Glenn McGrath was named the Man of the tournament for taking 26 wickets.

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GUYANA MINIATURE SHEET ON 2007 WORLD CUP.

Sri Lanka Post issued a set of two stamps on 23 February 2007 to commemorate this event. A first day cover with stamps of unique shape was issued at Colombo.

 

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SRI LANKA FDC 2007 WORLD CUP.
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SRI LANKA STAMP ON 2007 WORLD CUP.

Jamaica issued a set of four stamps on 28 February 2007 to commemorate 9th World Cup. The stamps featured the former West Indies fast bowler Courtney Walsh, batsman Collie Smith and the Sabina Park, Kingston pitch. All stamps and the first-day cover carry the World cup Logo.

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JAMAICA FIRST DAY COVER -2007 CRICKET WORLD CUP.

Nepal issued a limited edition (500 covers each only) unique commemorative covers to mark the inaugural day and last day of the 2007 Cricket World Cup. The inaugural day cover features the flags of all countries and their location on the globe along with the logo of the World Cup. It was released at Kathmandu on 11 March 2007.

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NEPAL SPECIAL COVER ON INAUGURAL DAY OF 2007 WORLD CUP.

The concluding day cover for the finals at Kensington Oval, Barbados was released at Kathmandu, Nepal on 28 April 2007. An orange, anthropomorphic racoon like creature named “Mello” was named as the Mascot for the World Cup. It features the World Cup Trophy and “Mello” the mascot for the World Cup.

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NEPAL COVER ON CONCLUDING DAY OF 2007 WORLD CUP.

Bangladesh issued a set of four Se-tenant stamps on 19 April 2007 to commemorate the World Cup. These four unique stamps show Bangladesh players, Bengal Tiger and the World Cup Trophy.

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BANGLADESH FDC ON 2007 WORLD CUP.

 

Sri Lanka Post honoured its team which finished runners-up in the World Cup by releasing two commemorative stamps featuring the team and its star players. The first-day cover also features a slogan “Congratulations…..!!! Runners-up Team – Sri Lanka”

SRI LANKA 2007 WC FDC
SRI LANKA FDC -RUNNERS UP 2007 WORLD CUP.
SRI LANKA 2007 WC PLAYERS
SRI LANKA STAMP ON 2007 WC RUNNERS UP AND PLAYERS- MALINGA, JAYASURYA, MURALI.

 

 

Fruits on Stamps – Russia 2003.

Fruits on Stamps – Russia 2003.

Russia issued a set of five stamps on Fruits on 27 Aug 2003. It was issued under the theme Gifts of nature. The stamps featured Wild strawberry, Apple, Melon, Pear and Pineapple. All are Five rouble stamps and round shaped stamps.

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RUSSIA 2003 – FRUITS
RUSSIA FRUITS
RUSSIA 2003- FRUITS