Sri Lanka Postcards – Lion

Sri Lanka Postcards – Lion

A 50cent Postcard of Sri Lanka featuring Lion or Singha.

SRI LANKA PC 50C SINGHA
SRI LANKA PC 50C SINGHA
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Specimen Special Cover on Mahavir Jayanti – 2005

Specimen Special Cover on Mahavir Jayanti – 2005

Stampdigest extends greetings on Mahavir Jayanti being celebrated today.

A Limited quantity Specimen Special Cover on Mahavir Jayanti was released at Jaipur on 22 Apr 2005 to mark Mahavir Jayanti. The Cover is franked as Specimen.

SPECIAL COVER JAINISM MAHAVIR JAYANTI SPECIMEN
SPECIAL COVER JAINISM MAHAVIR JAYANTI SPECIMEN

 

 

1992 Summer Olympics – Stamps of Hong Kong.

1992 Summer Olympics – Stamps of Hong Kong.

A Cover sent from Hong Kong to India and containing an 80c stamp on  1992 Olympics. This stamp contains British Royal Cypher as Hong Kong was under British rule, From 01 Jul 1997 Hong Kong stamps with British Royal Cipher were not valid for postage. Since the sender used this stamp with cypher he has been asked to refrain from using such stamps in future. An Interesting Hong Kong China Post WARNING.

HK 1992 OLYMPICS STAMP
HK 1992 OLYMPICS STAMP
HK CVR 1992 OLYMPICS
HK CVR 1992 OLYMPICS
HK CVR ADVISORY QUEEN STAMPS
HK CVR ADVISORY QUEEN STAMPS

 

Third South Pacific Games – First Day Cover 1969.

Third South Pacific Games – First Day Cover 1969.

The Pacific Games (earlier called South Pacific Games) are held every four years for countries around the South Pacific Ocean. The First Games were held in 1963 and the sixteenth edition will be held in Apia Samoa in July 2019.

The Third South Pacific Games were held in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea from 13-25 Aug 1969. Papua New Guinea issued a set of three stamps to mark the games. The stamps were issued on 13 Aug 1969. The stamp features “Fireball” Class Sailboat.

PNG FDC 3 S PAC GAMES
PAPUA NEW GUINEA FDC 1969 -THIRD SOUTH PACIFIC GAMES.

History of Railways on stamps – France Miniature Sheet 2001.

History of Railways on stamps – France Miniature Sheet 2001.

France issued a souvenir sheet of 10 stamps on History of Railways on 06 Jul 2001. All stamps are of !.50 Fr/0.25 Euro. They were issued as part of “Rail Legends -Youth Collection”.The Locomotives and trains featured are

1.50 Fr- Eurostar                                  1.50 Fr- American 220

1.50 Fr- Crocodile                                  1.50 Fr – Crampton

1.50 Fr- Garrat 59                                 1.50 Fr- Pacific Chapelon

1.50 Fr-   Mallard                                  1.50 Fr- Capitole

1.50 Fr- Panoramic Railcar                 1.50 Fr- 230 Classe P8

FRANCE TRAINS MS
FRANCE TRAINS MS 2001 -HISTORY OF RAILWAYS

Chhoetens of Bhutan – Miniature Sheet 2014.

Chhoetens of Bhutan – Miniature Sheet 2014.

Chhoetens are a form of architecture in Bhutan. These are built in memory of great Lamas.or to ward of evil spirits. They are built on the Stupa model. Bhutan Post issued a miniature sheet containing eight stamps (20 Nu each) on Chhoetens on 15 April 2014. The Chhoetens featured are

20 Nu – National Memorial Stupa Thimpu

20 Nu – Khamsum Yuelley Namgyal Stupa Punakha

20 Nu – Kvichu Lhakhang Stupa Paro

20 Nu -Heyjo Stupa Thimpu

20 Nu -Khuruthang Stupa Punakha

20 Nu – Nemlzhampa Stupa Paro

20 Nu -Druk Wangyel Stupa Dochula

20 Nu – Dechenphodrang Stupa Thimpu

BHUTAN CHHOETENS MS
CHHOETENS OF BHUTAN 2014 -MINIATURE SHEET