Inland Letter Sheets of  Bhutan – 1998.

Inland Letter Sheets of  Bhutan – 1998.

Bhutan has issued the first Inland letter sheets similar to an aerogramme in Dec 1998. Another one was also issued in Dec 1998. It had the following features

  • It was a 3 Nu denomination InlandLetter Sheet.
  • The stamp design was the 3 Nu postage stamp issued in Oct 1992 to mark 30 Years of Bhutan Post.
  • It features a Postal runner approaching a village.
  • Overprinted on top centre with the logo “FREE POST CAMPAIGN 11-17 DECEMBER 1998”
  • The bottom portion shows a view of Paro Dzong.

BHUTAN INLAND LETTER SHEET

BHUTAN INLAND LETTER SHEET

 

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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).

SRI LANKA THAILAND JOINT
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.

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

 

 

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

Eight Auspicious Symbols of Buddhism-Bhutan Miniature Sheet 2016.

Eight Auspicious Symbols of Buddhism-Bhutan Miniature Sheet 2016.

The Ashtamangala are a sacred suite of Eight auspicious signs endemic to various religions such as Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism etc. In Buddhism, these eight symbols of good fortune represent the offerings made by Gods to Shakyamuni Buddha immediately after he attained enlightenment. Tibetan Buddhists use a particular set for use in household and public art.

Bhutan issued a miniature sheet of one stamp of Nu 60 denomination on 16 April 2016 depicting the Tashi Tagye -eight auspicious symbols of Buddhism.

BHUTAN MS SYMBOLS 1V
BHUTAN MS 2016 -TASHI TAGYE SYMBOLS

Eight Auspicious Symbols of Buddhism-Bhutan Miniature Sheet 2016.

Eight Auspicious Symbols of Buddhism-Bhutan Miniature Sheet 2016.

The Ashtamangala are a sacred suite of Eight auspicious signs endemic to various religions such as Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism etc. In Buddhism, these eight symbols of good fortune represent the offerings made by Gods to Shakyamuni Buddha immediately after he attained enlightenment. Tibetan Buddhists use a particular set for use in household and public art.

Bhutan issued a miniature sheet of eight stamps (each of Nu 30 denomination) on 16 April 2016 depicting the eight auspicious symbols of Buddhism. The symbols featured on stamps are

Sernya (Golden Fish)

Drami (Eternal Knot)

Meto Pema (Lotus)

Khorlo (Wheel of Wisdom)

Gyeltshen(Victory Banner)

Bumpa ( Treasure Vase)

Dungkar ( Conch Shell)

Dhug (Parasol)

BHUTAN SYMBOLS MS
BHUTAN 2016-EIGHT AUSPICIOUS SYMBOLS

World’s Largest Statues of Seated Buddha- Bhutan Miniature Sheet 2016

World’s Largest Statues of Seated Buddha- Bhutan Miniature Sheet 2016

Bhutan issued a miniature sheet with two stamps of  50 Nu each featuring World’s largest statues of seated Buddha – Buddha Dordenma and Guru Rinpoche. The MS was issued on 06 September 2016.

BHUTAN MS BUDDHA STATUE 2V
BHUTAN MS 2016 – BUDDHA LARGEST SEATED STATUE

World’s Largest Statues of Seated Buddha- Bhutan Miniature Sheet 2016

World’s Largest Statues of Seated Buddha- Bhutan Miniature Sheet 2016

Bhutan issued a miniature sheet with four stamps of  30 Nu each featuring World’s largest statues of seated Buddha – Buddha Dordenma and Guru Rinpoche. The MS was issued on 06 September 2016.

BHUTAN LARGEST STATUE OF SEATED  BUDDHA -MS 2016
BHUTAN LARGEST STATUE OF SEATED BUDDHA -MS 2016