Stamps on Indian Military Institutions – NDA Khadakwasla -1999.

Stamps on Indian Military Institutions – NDA Khadakwasla -1999.

The National Defence Academy (NDA) located at Khadakwasla near Pune is one of the first Joint Services Institution in the World to impart combined training to officer cadets of all the three services. Its foundation stone was laid on 06 Oct 1949. Among the Alumni of NDA are Three Param Vir Chakra recipients and 12 Ashoka Chakra recipients. NDA has produced 11 Chiefs of Army Staff, 10 Chiefs of Naval Staff and 4 Chiefs of Air Force Staff. The Three Present Chiefs of Staff of Indian Army, Navy and Airforce are all from the same course NDA and this the second time that all three Chiefs are from NDA. On 30 Nov 2019, the 137th Course Passed out. Colonel Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore who won a Shooting Silver Medal at 2004 Olympic Games is an NDA alumni.

A Three Rupee Stamp was issued on 19 Feb 1999 to commemorate 50 Years of NDA. A First Day Cover cancelled at 1 CBPO is listed. The stamp and FDC feature the main building of NDA known as Sudan Block in memory of Martyrs in Sudan during the East African Campaign.

INDIA FDC NDA
INDIA FDC NDA 1999.

Airmail Stamps on Olympic Posters – Cook Islands 1984.

Airmail Stamps on Olympic Posters – Cook Islands 1984.

The Cook Islands issued a set of eight stamps 08 Mar 1984 to commemorate 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics. Three of these stamps were Air Mail Stamps. All stamps featured Olympic Posters tracing the history of the Olympic Games.

A First Day Cover with eight stamps is listed.

72c- Olympic Poster 1936 Berlin Olympics        $1.20 – Olympic Poster 1932 Los Angeles Olympics            96c- Olympic Poster 1960 Rome Olympics.

COOK ISLANDS 84 -OLY 3
COOK ISLANDS 1984 -AIRMAIL STAMPS OLYMPIC POSTER

Stamps on Olympic Posters – Cook Islands 1984.

Stamps on Olympic Posters – Cook Islands 1984.

The Cook Islands issued a set of eight stamps 08 Mar 1984 to commemorate 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics. Three of these stamps were Air Mail Stamps. All stamps featured Olympic Posters tracing the history of the Olympic Games.

A First Day Cover with eight stamps is listed.

24c- Olympic Poster 1900 Paris Olympics        18c- Olympic Poster 1896 Athens Olympics

COOK ISLANDS 84 -OLY 2
COOK ISLANDS 1984 – OLYMPIC HISTORY -1984 LOS ANGELES OLYMPICS

 

Stamps on Olympic Posters – Cook Islands 1984.

Stamps on Olympic Posters – Cook Islands 1984.

The Cook Islands issued a set of eight stamps 08 Mar 1984 to commemorate 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics. Three of these stamps were Air Mail Stamps. All stamps featured Olympic Posters tracing the history of Olympic Games.

A First Day Cover with eight stamps is listed.

COOK ISLANDS 84 -OLYMPICS
COOK ISLANDS 1984 – OLYMPIC HISTORY -1984 LOS ANGELES OLYMPICS

60c- Olympic Poster 1964 Olympics          48c- Olympic Poster 1948 London Olympics         36c – OlympicPoster St Louis 1904

COOK ISLANDS 84 -OLY 1
COOK ISLANDS 1984 – LOS ANGELES OLYMPICS 1984

Centenary of Olympics -Miniature Sheet of Bangladesh – 1996 Atlanta Olympics.

Centenary of Olympics -Miniature Sheet of Bangladesh – 1996 Atlanta Olympics.

Olympic Stamps- Bangladesh has issued 34 stamps on Summer Olympics from 1976 to 2016. Bangladesh Post Office brought out a booklet cum presentation pack containing all stamps it has issued from 1976 to 2008 Summer Olympics. The same is being listed for the Olympic Collectors.

The 1996 Summer Olympics or XXVI Olympics were held in Atlanta The USA  from 19 Jul to 04 Aug 1992. These Olympics were also known as the Centennial Olympic Games. A total of 10,320 athletes from 197 Nations participated in 26 Sports, 37 Disciplines and 271 events. President Bill Clinton of The USA inaugurated the Games. The USA topped the medals tally with 44 Gold Medals.

Bangladesh issued a miniature sheet of four stamps on 19 Jul 1992 to commemorate the Olympics as Centenary Olympics.

4 Taka – Gymnastics Roman Rings            6 Taka – Judo                  10 Taka – High Jump            10 Taka – Women Athletics.

BANGLADESH MS 1996 OLY1
BANGLADESH MS 1996 – ATLANTA OLYMPICS 1996

Olympic Stamps of Bangladesh – 1996 Atlanta Olympics.

Olympic Stamps of Bangladesh – 1996 Atlanta Olympics.

Olympic Stamps- Bangladesh has issued 34 stamps on Summer Olympics from 1976 to 2016. Bangladesh Post Office brought out a booklet cum presentation pack containing all stamps it has issued from 1976 to 2008 Summer Olympics. The same is being listed for the Olympic Collectors.

The 1996 Summer Olympics or XXVI Olympics were held in Atlanta The USA  from 19 Jul to 04 Aug 1992. These Olympics were also known as the Centennial Olympic Games. A total of 10,320 athletes from 197 Nations participated in 26 Sports, 37 Disciplines and 271 events. President Bill Clinton of The USA inaugurated the Games. The USA topped the medals tally with 44 Gold Medals.

Bangladesh issued a set of four stamps on 19 Jul 1992 to commemorate the Olympics.

4 Taka – Gymnastics Roman Rings            6 Taka – Judo                  10 Taka – High Jump            10 Taka – Women Athletics.

BANGLADESH 1996
BANGLADESH 1996- ATLANTA OLYMPICS 1996.

 

Olympic Stamps of Bangladesh – 1992 Barcelona Olympics.

Olympic Stamps of Bangladesh – 1992 Barcelona Olympics.

Olympic Stamps- Bangladesh has issued 34 stamps on Summer Olympics from 1976 to 2016. Bangladesh Post Office brought out a booklet cum presentation pack containing all stamps it has issued from 1976 to 2008 Summer Olympics. The same is being listed for the Olympic Collectors.

The 1992 Summer Olympics or XXV Olympics were held in Barcelona Spain from 25 Jul to 09 Aug 1992. Bangladesh issued Block of four Se-tenant stamps on 25 Jul 1992 to commemorate the Olympics. A total of 9,356 athletes from 169 Nations participated in 25 Sports, 34 Disciplines and 257 events. King Juan Carlos I, inaugurated the Games. The unified team topped the medals tally with 45 Gold Medals.

10 Taka- Peace Doves      10 Taka – Clasped Hands   6 Taka – Hand Holding Olympic Torch   4 Taka – Rowing

BANGLADESH 1992 OLY
BANGLADESH 1992 – BARCELONA OLYMPICS