Chinese Musical Instruments -Taiwan -1976

Chinese Musical Instruments -Taiwan -1976

Taiwan issued a set of Stamps in 1976 & 1977 on Chinese Musical Instruments.

Issue Date -11 Feb 1976 -4v

Issue Date – 21 Jun 1977 -4v

TAIWAN MUSIC INSTRUMENTS
TAIWAN MUSIC INSTRUMENTS 1976

 

Symbol of Love – Stamps on Roses Thailand 2015-Valentines Day

Symbol of Love Stamps on Roses Thailand 2015

Thailand issued a stamp on 09 Feb 2015 on theme Symbol of Love and Valentine’s day. It was printed with perfumed ink and rose variety named “Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn” depicted to mark 60th Anniversary of HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn.

ROSES THAILAND
PRINCESS MAHA CHAKRI SIRINDHORN ROSESTAMPS OF THAILAND 2015

Fantastic Beaches of Sri Lanka on Miniature Sheets -2010

Fantastic Beaches of Sri Lanka on Miniature Sheets -2010

Sri Lanka issued three miniature sheets and stamps on 07 Sep 2010. The theme was Sri Lanka’s Fantastic beaches and these stamps were issued as part of Visit Sri Lanka Stamp series. Each miniature sheet was priced at  100 Sri Lankan rupees but the Face value of stamps was different.

15 SLR – Pasikdudah Beach. It is located 30 Kilometers north-west of Batticaloa. Pasikuda means “green-algae-bay”

25 SLR – Trincomalee Beach – Major Port City on the eastern coast of Sri Lanka, it lies south of Jaffna and North of Batticaloa. Centre of Tamil Culture and Dutch history.

40 SLR -Arugam Bay Beach – It is located in Southeast Sri Lanka in Batticaloa District near Pottuvil town. It also gateway to Yala East National park.

A FDC and Brochure is listed.

SRI LANKA FDC BEACHES
SRI LANKA FDC 2010 – FANTASTIC BEACHES
SRI LANKA BEACHES BROCHURE
SRI LANKA BEACHES BROCHURE

Gordon Banks -All-Time Great Goalkeeper dies -RIP

Gordon Banks -All-Time Great Goalkeeper dies -RIP

England’s 1966 World Cup Winning Goalkeeper Gordan Banks passed away at the age of 91. He was regarded for being one of the best Goalkeepers that the Game has seen. He is perhaps most remembered for his “Save of Century” at the 1970 World Cup match against Brazil. He saved a Pele header. We pay our homage to this great Footballer and Goalkeeper.

gordon banks
GORDON BANKS -ENGLAND GOALKEEPER

 

George Gershwin -FDC USA 1973

George Gershwin -FDC USA 1973

George Jacob Gershwin (26 Sep 1898 -11 Jul 1937) was an American composer and pianist whose compositions spanned both popular and classical genres.

His composition Rhapsody in Blue is a 1924 musical composition for solo Piano & Jazz band which combines elements of classical music with jazz-influenced effects.

The USA issued a stamp on George Gershwin on 28 Feb 1973. A FDC issued on 28 Feb 1973 is listed.

USA FDC GEORGE COMPOSER
USA FDC 1973 – GEORGE GERSHWIN-COMPOSER
rhapsody in blue
RHAPSODY IN BLUE -GEORGE GERSHWIN

Forthcoming Stamp Exhibitions in India – Jan – Feb 2019.

Forthcoming Stamp Exhibitions in India – Jan – Feb 2019.

9-11 Jan 2019- BIDARPEX 2019  at Jhira Function Hall ,Bidar , Karnataka.

11-12 Jan 2019 – VADOPEX 2019

18-20 Jan 2019 – KANPEX 2019 – at Nehru Library Hall,Old Bus Stand,Kannur, Kerala.

1-3 Feb 2019 -Gandhipex 2019 – Puducherry.

Happy Philatelic Times to all Participants. Do send us Photos of  Special Covers for Publication on site.

Stamps Cards of Bhutan 1994 – Taktshang Monastery

Stamps Cards of Bhutan 1994 – Taktshang Monastery

Bhutan issued a stamp card containing Six Imperf Miniature sheets of 16 Nu each on 15 Aug 1994. These were Airmail stamps and featured the Taktshang Monastery.

Taktshang Monastery also known as Tiger Nest Monastery is located in Paro Bhutan. It evolved in 787 AD based on a legend of Tiger’s Lair. It is one the most important Buddhist Monuments in the World.

BHUTAN MS AIRMAIL
BHUTAN STAMP CARD & MS AIRMAIL 1994- TAKTSHANG MONASTERY PARO