Aerogrammes of Nepal – 1982.

Aerogrammes of Nepal – 1982.

A Rupees 2.50 Aerogramme of Nepal featuring a mountain and issued in 1982.

NEPAL AEROGRAMME
NEPAL AEROGRAMME 1982
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Stamps of Bangladesh 2009 -World Food Day

Stamps of Bangladesh 2009 -World Food Day

Bangladesh issued a set of four stamps on the occasion of World Food Day on 16 Oct 2009. The theme was Achieving food security in times of Crisis. The stamps show food and Vegetables. One of the stamps features a Medallion on Sheikh Hasina, PM of Bangladesh. A block of eight stamps is listed.

BANGLADESH FOOD DAY
BANGLADESH 2009 -WORLD FOOD DAY

Miniature Sheet on Jallianwala Bagh Massacre -India -2019

Miniature Sheet on Jallianwala Bagh Massacre -India -2019

India issued a miniature sheet with two stamps on the theme 100 Years of Jallianwala Bagh Massacre on 13 April 2019. 13 April is celebrated as Baisakhi -the harvest festival and establishment of Khalsa Pant by Guru Gobind Singh. On 13 Apr 1919 thousands of people had peacefully gathered to celebrate these festivals in Jallianwala Bagh -an open park-in Amritsar when Dyer moved with non-British Soldiers and without warning opened fire on unarmed, innocent Men. Women and Children from all sections and religions of Society. He had blocked the only exit. Dyer was responsible for the massacre of thousands of Indians. This massacre was avenged by Sardar Udham Singh when he killed Dyer in London on 13 Mar 1940. A memorial and a Museum are now a testimony to this massacre.

Stamps Printed -500,000     Miniature Sheets -110,000.  Printed at SPP Hyderabad.

INDIA MS 19 JALLIANWALA BAGH
INDIA MS 2019- 100 YEARS OF JALLIANWALA BAGH MASSACRE.

Miniature Sheet on Ahimsa Parmo Dharma -India -2019

Miniature Sheet on Ahimsa Parmo Dharma -India -2019

India issued a miniature sheet with two stamps on the theme Ahimsa Parmo Dharma -Non-Violence The Highest Duty. It was issued on 17 Jun 2019.

India celebrates 150th Birth Anniversary of its Father of Nation in  Mahatma Gandhi in 2019. The Philosophy of Ahimsa or NON -Violence was advocated and practised by Gandhiji during the freedom struggle. The stamps were issued on 17 Jun 2019 to coincide with the establishment of Sabarmati Ashram in Gujarat on 17 Jun 1917 and Gandhiji’s Birth Anniversary.

INDIA MS 19 AHIMSA
INDIA MS 2019- AHIMSA PARMO DHARMA-GANDHI BIRTH ANNIVERSARY
INDIA AHIMSA BROCHURE
INDIA 2019- AHIMSA PARMO DHARMA BROCHURE

 

India-Republic of Korea Joint Issue -Queen Heo Hwang-ok -2019

India-Republic of Korea Joint Issue -Queen Heo Hwang-ok  -2019

India issued a miniature sheet with two stamps on the theme India -Republic of Korea Joint Issue. It features Queen Hur Hwang -ok. It was issued on 30 Jul 2019. Two stamps of rupees Five and Rs 25 were issued. 500,000 stamps of each denomination and 110,000 miniature sheets have been printed.

MINIATURE SHEET INDIA KOREA 2019
INDIA MS 2019 – INDIA-REPUBLIC OF KOREA JOINT ISSUE.

Miniature Sheet on Indian Fashion through the Ages Series II- Sari in Myriad Forms -2019

Stamps on Indian Fashion through the Ages Series II- Sari in Myriad Forms -2019

India issued a miniature sheet with four stamps on the theme  Indian Fashion through the Ages- Series II – Sari in Myriad Forms. It was issued on 12 Jun 2019.

Rupees 12 – Traditional Parsi Attire. The Parsi woman is wearing a traditional Gara embroidery Sari. Parsi man is wearing a long caftan and turban around the head.

Rupees Five – PatharePrabhu.This form came from Patan Gujarat to Bombay. It was also inspired by English fashion trends of those times. The women tailored their blouses with the English Puffed sleeves and wore them under the Kasbis -a nine-yard satin sari with border in gold and silver. These were path-breaking fashion designs.

Rupees Five – Brahmika Sari. A Woman from Tagore household staying in Bombay modified the Parsi style of Sari worn in Gujarat to adapt to the social circles of Bombay. The Pallu was draped over the left shoulder instead of the right shoulder. The ladies from Brahmo Samaj started calling it Brahmika Sari.

Rupees 15 –  Silver Screen. The Saris or dresses won by actresses of Indian Cinema or SilverScreen was a fashion statement. The 1930’s attire of Leading actress Devika Rani is featured on this stamp.

INDIA MS FASHION SARI
INDIA MS 2019- FASHION -SARI IN MYRIAD FORMS.
INDIA FASHION SAREE BROCHURE
INDIA 2019- FASHION -SARI IN MYRIAD FORMS.

Stamps on Indian Perfumes – Aug 2019.

Stamps on Indian Perfumes – Aug 2019.

India Post released a set of Four stamps and two Miniature sheets on 01 Aug 2019.The stamps were also released during Singpex 2019 at Singapore. All stamps are of Rupees 25 denomination.

Jasmine – is one of the oldest known and most widely used botanical scents and a popular household perfume. It is also known as Juhi. It is also known as King of Oils. Two stamps were issued which are scented stamps.

INDIA JASMINE
INDIA 2019- INDIAN PERFUMES -JASMINE (JUHI).
INDIA JASMINE 2
INDIA 2019- INDIAN PERFUMES -JASMINE (JUHI).

Stamps printed 8.0 Lakhs (800,000) each. Printed at SPP Hyderabad.