King of Bhutan & Sports – Post cards of Bhutan

King of Bhutan & Sports – Post cards of Bhutan 2010

Bhutan Post marked the First Anniversary of Coronation of King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuk in 2010. A set of Post Cards were issued by Bhutan Post. Four Post Cards showing the King and his love for Sports are very interesting and are listed below. King is shown playing Football,Rugby,Darts and Archery (National Game of Bhutan).

BHUTAN PC KING ARCHERY
KING & SPORTS – ARCHERY – POST CARDS OF BHUTAN 2010
BHUTAN PC KING FOOTBALL
KING & SPORTS – FOOTBALL -POST CARDS OF BHUTAN 2010
BHUTAN PC KING DARTS
KING & SPORTS – DARTS-POSTCARDS BHUATN 2010
BHUTAN PC KING RUGBY
KING AND SPORTS -RUGBY -POSTCARDS BHUTAN 2010
BHUTAN PC BACK
Postcards of Bhutan 2010 -King and Sports

Malaysian Satay Dish on Aerogramme

Malaysian Satay Dish on Aerogramme

As Tourism promotion under Visit Malaysia 1994 an Aerogramme was issued which had Fresh Coconut Water as stamp Design and National Flower of Malaysia Hibiscus and logo of Visit Malayasia 1994 logo at lower end .The Lower portion also shows Malaysian Satay Dish.

Satay is a Cuisine which consists of marinated skewed meat grilled over charcoal flame,served with spicy peanut sauce accompanied by rice cakes,cucumber slices and onion.

MALAY AEROGRAM
SATAY DISH ,HIBISCUS AND COCONUT ON AEROGRAMME OF MALAYSIA

Commonwealth Games 1978-1994 – Philatelic Glimpse

Commonwealth Games 1978-1994  Philatelic Glimpse

The Commonwealth Games is a multi discipline sporting event involving athletes from Commonwealth of Nations. The event was first held in 1930 and has taken place every four years since then except 1942 & 1946 when they were cancelled due to World War II.

The last games were held in Glasgow ,Scotland in 2014 and next are scheduled to be held in Gold Coast , Australia in 2018. The Games are known as Commonwealth Games from 1978 onwards.

 Commonwealth  Games from 1978-1994

1978 – XI   Commonwealth Games Edmonton ,Canada.

1982 – XII  Commonwealth Games Brisbane , Australia.

1986- XII  Commonwealth Games  Edinburgh, Scotland.

1990- XIV Commonwealth Games  Auckland,New Zealand.

1994 – XV Commonwealth Games  Victoria ,Canada

CWG XI 1978
SILK COVER OF CANADA ON XI COMMONWEALTH GAMES EDMONTON CANADA 1978
CWG XI 1978 NOR
FIRST DAY COVER OF CANADA ON XIth COMMONWEALTH GAMES EDMONTON CANADA 1978
CWG XI1 1986 STAMP
STAMP OF AUSTRALIA ON XIIth COMMONWEALTH GAMES BRISBANE 1982
CWG XI1 1982 FDC
FIRST DAY COVER OF AUSTRALIA ON XIIth COMMONWEALTH GAMES BRISBANE 1982
CWG XII 1982
STAMPS OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA ON XIIth COMMONWEALTH GAMES BRISBANE 1982
CWG XII 1986 FDC
STAMPS ON XIIth COMMONWEALTH GAMES EDINBURGH 1986
CWG XV 1994 STAMP
STAMPS ON XV COMMONWEALTH GAMES VICTORIA CANADA 1994

Commonwealth Games 1998-2006  – Philatelic Glimpse.

Commonwealth Games 1998-2006  – Philatelic Glimpse

The Commonwealth Games is a multi discipline sporting event involving athletes from Commonwealth of Nations. The event was first held in 1930 and has taken place every four years since then except 1942 & 1946 when they were cancelled due to World War II.

The last games were held in Glasgow ,Scotland in 2014 and next are scheduled to be held in Gold Coast , Australia in 2018. The Games are known as Commonwealth Games from 1978 onwards.

 Commonwealth  Games from 1998 -2006

1998 – XVI   Commonwealth Games Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2002 – XVII  Commonwealth Games Manchester,England

2006 – XVIII Commonwealth Games  Melbourne ,Australia

CWG XVI 1998 KL
MINIATURE SHEET OF MALAYSIA XVI COMMONWEALTH GAMES KUALA LUMPUR 1998.
CWG XVII 2002
AEROGRAMME OF AUSTRALIA ON XVII COMMONWEALTH GAMES MANCHESTER ENGLAND 2002
CWG XVIII 2006 STAMP
STAMPS OF AUSTRALIA ON XVIII COMMONWEALTH GAMES MELBOURNE 2006

USSR  Pre Stamped Envelopes –Moscow 1984 –Men’s Chess World Championship Match

USSR  Pre Stamped Envelopes –Moscow 1984Men’s Chess World Championship Match

A Pre stamped envelope  was issued by USSR to commemorate the Men’s Chess World Championship Match at Moscow 1984.

USSR CHESS 84
1984 MEN’S WORLD CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP MATCHUSSR PSE

USSR  Pre Stamped Envelopes -Moscow 1982 –Men’s Chess

USSR  Pre Stamped Envelopes Moscow 1982 –Men’s Chess

A Pre stamped envelope  was issued by USSR to commemorate the Men’s Chess International Interzonal Tournament at Moscow 1982.

USSR CHESS 82
MOSCOW 82 MEN’S CHESS -USSR PSE

USSR  Pre Stamped Envelopes -Tbilisi 1982 -Women’s Chess

USSR  Pre Stamped Envelopes -Tbilisi 1982Women’s Chess

A Pre stamped envelope  was issued by USSR to commemorate the Women’s Chess International Interzonal Tournament at Tbilisi 1982.

USSR CHESS 82
TBILISI 82 – WOMEN’S CHESS -USSR PSE