Indian Miniature Paintings on German Stamps- GDR 1979

Indian Miniature Paintings on German Stamps- GDR 1979

Indian Miniature Paintings on German Stamps issued by GDR on 02 Oct 1979.

20 Pf-  Durga Miniature (18th Century)     35 Pf-  Mahavira Miniature (15-16 Century). Both from Berlin State Library.

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GDR 1979 -INDIAN MINIATURE PAINTINGS

50 Pf – Ragini Todi (17th Century)         70 Pf- Asaviri Ragini (17th Century) Both from State Museum Berlin.

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GDR 1979 -INDIAN MINIATURE PAINTINGS
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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)

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BHUTAN 2016-EIGHT AUSPICIOUS SYMBOLS

Monasteries of Bhutan – Miniature Sheet Bhutan 2015.

Monasteries of Bhutan – Miniature Sheet Bhutan 2015.

Bhutan issued a miniature sheet containing six Stamps Nu 30 each on 03 Nov 15 on Monasteries of Bhutan. he Monasteries featured are

Kurjey Lhakhang Monastery (1652) Bhumtang

Jambey Lhakhang (7th Century) Bhumtang

Kyichu Lhakhang (7th Century) Lango Gewog

Changangkha Lhakhang (12th Century)

Gangteng Monastery (1613) Wangdue Phodrang

Tango Monastery (1688) Thimpu Valley

 

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BHUTAN MS 2015 -MONASTERIES OF BHUTAN.

Malaysian Festivals on Stamps -2012.

Malaysian Festivals on Stamps -2012.

Malaysia issued stamps on Festivals on 27 Sep 2012. All are 60 sen stamps. Two stamps listed below feature Hari Raya Aidiladha, Pesta Kaul festivals & Lepa Regatta.

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MALAYSIA FESTIVALS 2012
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MALAYSIA FESTIVALS 2012

Malaysian Festivals on Stamps -2012.

Malaysian Festivals on Stamps -2012.

Malaysia issued stamps on Festivals on 27 Sep 2012. All are 60 sen stamps. Two stamps listed below feature Chinese New Year and Thaipusam festivals.

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MALAYSIA FESTIVALS 2012

Aerogramme India – Rock-Cut Rathas Mahabalipuram – 2004

Aerogramme India – Rock-Cut Rathas Mahabalipuram – 2004

Year of Issue -2004

Printing Press -India Security Press (ISP) Nashik

Denomination – Rupees 8.50

Stamp Design –Rock-Cut Rathas Mahabalipuram

Theme – Architecture, Tourism, Religious

Rock-Cut Rathas Mahabalipuram- The group of monuments at Mahabalipuram is a collection of 7th and 8th-century religious monuments in the coastal resort town of Mamallapuram, Tamil Nadu. It is a UNESCO World Heritage site. It is on Coromandel coast of Bay Of Bengal.

Advertisement – The advertisement on the aerogramme features Tamil Nadu tourism. It has a caption Celestial glory manifested in majestic temples. Meenakshi temple in Madurai is a Hindu temple dedicated to Meenakshi (a form of Parvati) and her consort Sundareshwar (a form of Shiva).

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INDIA AEROGRAMME 2004 -MEENAKSHI TEMPLE MADURAI

Aerogramme India – Swan -Visit Tamil Nadu – 2001

Aerogramme India – Swan -Visit Tamil Nadu – 2001

Year of Issue -1999

Printing Press -India Security Press (ISP) Nashik

Denomination – Rupees 8.50

Stamp Design –Swan

Theme – Architecture, Tourism, Religious

Kanyakumari  – it is the southernmost city of India located in Tamil Nadu.It was earlier known as Cape Comorin. the notable landmarks are Vivekanand Rock Memorial and Thiruvalluvar Statue.

Advertisement – The advertisement on the aerogramme features Explore India in the Millennium Year. Visit Tamil Nadu .Kanyakumari

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INDIA AEROGRAMME 1999- KANYAKUMARI