Stamp on Arfa Karim – Computer Prodigy -Pakistan 2012

Stamp on Arfa Karim – Computer Prodigy -Pakistan 2012

Arfa Karim (2 Feb 1995-14 Jn 2012) was a Computer Prodigy from Pakistan. In 2004 at the age of nine became the Youngest Microsoft Certified Professional. She had her name in Guinness Book of World Records She was awarded many National and International awards but unfortunately passed away in 2012.

Pakistan issued a stamp in her memory on 02 Feb 2012.

PAKISTAN FDC AFRA KARIM
PAKISTAN FDC AFRA KARIM 2012

Miniature Sheet of Bangladesh 1999 – 125th Anniversary of UPU

Miniature Sheet of Bangladesh 1999 – 125th Anniversary of UPU

Bangladesh issued a miniature sheet of Four stamps to commemorate 125th Anniversary of UPU. The Miniature sheet was issued on 09 Oct 1999 (World Post Day). It features UPU emblem, A Dak runner, Postal Transport like Postal Van, Motorcycle, MailBoat, Airmail, Railway Mail and Sea Mail.

BANGLADESH UPU MS 125 YRS
BANGLADESH UPU MS 125 YEARS -1999

Stamps on World Buddhist Summit – Myanmar 2004- Indian Flag on the stamp

Stamps on World Buddhist Summit – Myanmar 2004.

Myanmar issued a set of two stamps on World Buddhist Summit 2004 which was held in Yangon, Myanmar. The stamps featuring Flags of various nations and Buddhist Temples were issued on 09 Dec 2004. Indian Flag is also featured on the stamp.

MYANMAR BUDDHIST CONF
MYANMAR BUDDHIST CONFERENCE 2004

 

 

 

 

Women’s Traditional Costumes in Pakistan’s Provinces – Stamps of Pakistan 1993

Women’s Traditional Costumes in Pakistan’s Provinces – Stamps of Pakistan 1993

Pakistan issued a set of four stamps on Traditional Women’s costumes in Provinces of Pakistan.All stamps were of  Six Pakistan Rupees denomination and were released on 10 Mar 1993 ( 08 Mar International Women Day).

PAISTAN WOMEN DRESSES1
PAKISTAN WOMEN DRESSES -PUNJAB PROVINCE -1993
PAISTAN WOMEN DRESSES2
PAKISTAN WOMEN DRESSES -SINDH PROVINCE -1993
PAISTAN WOMEN DRESSES3
PAKISTAN WOMEN DRESSES -BALUCHISTAN PROVINCE -1993
PAISTAN WOMEN DRESSES4
PAKISTAN WOMEN DRESSES -NWF PROVINCE -1993

Coronation of King Birendra – Miniature Sheet of Nepal -1975

Coronation of King Birendra – Miniature Sheet of Nepal -1975

King Birendra Bikram Shah Dev (29 Dec 1944- 01 Jun 2001) was the son of King Mahendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev and grandson ofKing Tribhuvan. King Birendra was proclaimed King on 31 Jan 1972 on death of his father but was coronated on an auspicious day i.e, 24 Feb 1975.

A Miniature sheet of three stamps was issued on 24 Feb 1975 to Commemorate his Coronation. The details of stamps are

One Nepalese Rupee – Throne and sceptre

Rs 1.25 – Royal Palace

Rs 2.5 – Their Majesty King and Queen.

MS NEPAL CORONATION 1975
MS NEPAL CORONATION of KING BIRENDRA 1975

Stamps on Vincent Van Gogh Paintings – Bhutan 1991

Stamps on Vincent Van Gough Paintings – Bhutan 1991

Bhutan issued a set of stamps on Vincent Van Gough Paintings on 22 Jul 1991 on his 100th Death Anniversary.

Vincent Willem van Gogh (30 Mar 1853 -29 Jul 1890) was a Dutch painter who created 2,100 artworks including 860 oil paintings..His works include Landscapes, Potraits, Self-Portraits, still lifes.

BHUTAN VAN GOGH PAINTINGS
Stamps of BHUTAN VAN GOGH PAINTINGS 1991

1 Nu- Portrait of Woman in Blue

2 Nu-Head of an Old woman with White Cap (Midwife)

8 Nu- Vase with Hollyhocks

 

BHUTAN VAN GOGH PAINTINGS 1
STAMPS OF BHUTAN VAN GOGH PAINTINGS 1991

15 Nu – Vase with Daisies & Anemones

18 Nu – Fritillaries in  a Copper Vase

20 Nu – Woman sitting in Grass

30 Nu – Chrysantheums and Wild Flowers.

Special Cancellation Badminton -India 2013.

Special Cancellation Badminton -India 2013

A Special Cancellation was provided by Cuttack GPO on XXVII National Sub-Junior Championship 2013. A Post Card with Cancellation is listed. A stamp design on Nandini Satpathy –  Former Odisha Chief Minister also features on this Special Post Card.

SUB JR BADMINTON
SPECIAL CANCELLATION BADMINTON 2013