World Food Programme in Bhutan – Miniature sheet 2009.

World Food Programme in Bhutan – Miniature sheet 2009.

Bhutan issued a miniature sheet on 27 Jun 2009 to commemorate 35th Anniversary of United NationsWorld Food Programme in Bhutan.It contained 9 stamps (6x 10 Nu & 3×20 Nu).

BHUTAN WFP MS
BHUTAN MS 2009 – UNITED NATIONS WORLD FOOD PROGRAMME (WFP).

 

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Royal Visit to Merak & Sakteng -Bhutan Miniature Sheet 2015  

Royal Visit to Merak & Sakteng -Bhutan Miniature Sheet 2015

Bhutan Post issued a Miniature sheet containing six stamps of 50 Nu each on King Jigme & Queen Jetsun visit to Merak & Sakteng. The MS was issued on 11 Nov 2015.

50 Nu- King with Children 50 Nu- King & Queen near a stove   50- Nu- Queen Pema

50 Nu- Queen with Children   50 Nu – King & Queen Walking    50 Nu- King and Queen looking at items.

A Miniature sheet is listed.

BHUTAN ROYAL VISIT MERAK
BHUTAN 2015-ROYAL VISIT TO MERAK & SAKTENG MINIATURE SHEET

Kim Clijsters – Belgium Sheet 2003

Kim Clijsters – Belgium Sheet 2003

Kim Clijsters ( born 8 June 1983) is a former Belgian Tennis player who has won four Grand Slam Singles titles – three US Open titles and the Australian Open in 2011. She was runner-up at the Australian Open in 2004. She also won French and Wimbledon Women’s Doubles titles and was a finalist at Wimbledon Mixed Doubles in 2000. In 2009 She became the First Mother to win a Major (US Open) since Evonne Goolagong in 1980. In 2017 She was inducted into International Tennis Hall of Fame.

Belgium issued a stamp in her honour on 21 November 2003. Prior tags on top and bottom of sheet.

BELGIUM KIM CJLISTERS 2003 MS
BELGIUM KIM CLIJSTERS 2003 MS

Stamp on Justin Henin-Hardenne -Belgium 2003.

Stamp on Justin Henin-Hardenne -Belgium 2003.

Justin Henin-Hardenne (born 01 Jun 1982) is Professional Tennis player from Belgium. She played from 1999 to 2011.

Career Highlights – Seven Grand Slam titles

-French Open in 2003,2005,2006,& 2007 , US Open in 2003 & 2007,Australian Open in 2004, Runner-up at Wimbledon in 2001 & 2006.

-2004 Olympics Women’s Singles Gold Medal.

-Helped Belgium Win First Federation Cup title in 2001.

– Top-ranked Women’s Player in 2003, 2006 & 2007. 117 weeks at No 1 Spot

-She won 43 WTA titles.

– In 2016 became First Belgian tennis player to be inducted into International Tennis Hall of Fame.

= In June 2011 named as one of “30 Legends of Tennis: Past, Present, Future” by Time.

Belgium issued a stamp in honour of this legend of Belgian Tennis on 24 Nov 2003. She won the French and US open in 2003. A Sheet containing 10 stamps was issued. Prior Tags at Top and Bottom.

BELGIUM JUSTIN HENIN 2003 MS
BELGIUM MS 2003 -JUSTIN HENIN

East Germany -Stamps on International Handicap Year 1981.

East Germany -Stamps on International Handicap Year 1981.

East Germany (GDR) issued a pair of Se-tenant stamps with a vignette to mark the United Nations year of Handicap. It was issued on 23 Jun 1981.

GDR YEAR OF HANDICAPPED
GDR 1981 -YEAR OF HANDICAP

5 Pf- Wheel Chair Driving,  Javelin throw by a handicap person

15 Pf-Handicap persons in Museum.

1972 Sapporo Winter Olympics -Miniature Sheet Japan.

1972 Sapporo Winter Olympics -Miniature Sheet Japan.

The 1972 Winter Olympic Games were held in Sapporo Japan from 03 Feb to 13 Feb 1972. This was the XIth edition of Winter Olympic Games. The First Winter Olympic Games were held in Chamonix, France in 1924. The next Olympic Games will be held in Beijing in 2022.

Japan won three medals at 1972 games (1Gold,1 Silver & 1 Bronze). USSR topped the medals tally with 16 Medals (8 Gold, 5 Silver & 3 Bronze Medals).

Japan issued a miniature sheet consisting of three stamps on 03 Feb 1972 to commemorate the Games. The sports featured on stamps are

20 y – Skiing               50 y- Figure Skating         20 y -Bobsleigh

JAPAN MS 1972 SAPPORO W OLY
JAPAN MS 1972 SAPPORO WINTER OLYMPICS

Folk Culture -Papua New Guinea 1974.

Folk Culture -Papua New Guinea 1974.

Papua New Guinea issued a set of stamps featuring Folk Culture. Two stamps on FDC are listed.

PNG FDC 1
PAPUA NEW GUINEA FDC 1974- FOLK CULTURE

$2- Date of Issue  07 Aug 1974   -Enga Sing Sing (Enga District)

6c -Date of Issue  07 Aug 1974 -Pig Exchange -Western Highlands.