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).
Australia State Floral Emblems and Philately – Northern Territory– Pre Stamped Envelopes Australia 1982
Australia Post issued a set of seven Pre stamped envelopes on the Australian States’ floral emblems on 19 May 1982.
Sturt’s Desert Rose – It was proclaimed as state floral emblem of Northern Territory in 1974 and honours the explorer Captain Charles Sturt. The Hibiscus like flower which blooms in the winter and spring months grows on a bush about 1.5m high with oval leaves dotted with tiny oil glands.
The Desert Rose is an arid zone plant which thrives in rocky areas in the southern parts of the state but also found in parts of South Australia, New South Wales and Queensland.
Regensburg a Bavarian city on river Danube in south east Germany is known for its well preserved medieval core.It is the fourth largest city in the state of Bavaria and stands at the confluence of Danube, Naab and Regen rivers.
A Postcard and a stamp was issued by Germany on 06 April 1995 to mark 750th Anniversary of Regensburg.