Maxim Cards Breeds of Dogs -India 2005

Maxim Cards Breeds of Dogs -India 2005

A set of four stamps was released on Breeds of Dogs on 09 Jan 2005. Maxim cards issued on these breeds of Dogs of India are listed.

Mudhol Hound – It is a desert variety of gaze hound found scattered all over Maharashtra and mostly kept by Tribals. The Raja of Mudhol, a princely state of Karnataka, trained these dogs for hunting. The Raja of Kohlapur also patronised this breed. Quiet, aloof and placid it hunts with concentration.

INDIA MC MUDHOL HOUND
INDIA MAXIM CARDS 2005 -MUDHOL HOUND

Rajapalayam -It is an all-white dog built on the lines of Great Dane. The eyes are brown and pink nose is distinctive. Traditionally used as Sheepdog but figures in battle accounts also. The state of Pudukottai had a regiment of Rajapalayam Dogs to fight the enemy. Although a brave hound it is gentle and everyone’s friend.

INDIA MC RAJAPALAYAM
INDIA MAXIM CARDS 2005 – RAJAPALAYAM.

 

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Maxim Cards Breeds of Dogs -India 2005.

Maxim Cards Breeds of Dogs -India 2005

A set of four stamps was released on Breeds of Dogs on 09 Jan 2005. Maxim cards issued on these breeds of Dogs of India are listed.

INDIA MC DOGS F CVR

INDIA MAXIM CARDS 2005-BREEDS OF DOGS.

Himalayan Sheep Dog -Found in Ladakh region of India and Nepal these are excellent guard dogs for cattle. They thick course overcoat and thick smooth fur for undercoat.

INDIA MC HIMALAYAN SHEEP DOG
INDIA MAXIM CARDS 2005- HIMALAYAN SHEEPDOG

Rampur Hound -The most well known Indian Breed. The Rampur Hounds are elegant dogs featured in Mughal miniatures. They come from Rampur of erstwhile Rohilkhand of Uttar Pradesh state of India. These are medium-sized, muscular, powerful built for great speed and endurance. Mostly brindle or mouse grey in color.

INDIA MC RAMPUR HOUND
INDIA MAXIM CARDS 2005 -RAMPUR HOUND.

 

 

Maxim Cards India – 2012 Olympics.

Maxim Cards India – 2012 Olympics.

The 2012 Summer Olympics were held in London from 27 July to 12 Aug 2012. India issued a set of four stamps and a miniature sheet to commemorate the Olympics. A set of four Maxim Cards was also released.

Rupees Twenty – Volleyball – Olympic debut for Men’s and Women’s events at 1964 Tokyo Olympics.

Rupees Five – Badminton-Olympic debut for Men’s and Women’s events at 1992 Barcelona Olympics.

INDIA MC 2012 OLYMPICS VOLLEYBALL
INDIA MAXIM CARDS 2012 OLYMPICS VOLLEYBALL
INDIA MC 2012 OLYMPICS BADMINTON
INDIA MAXIM CARDS 2012 OLYMPICS BADMINTON

Maxim Cards India – 2012 Olympics.

Maxim Cards India – 2012 Olympics.

The 2012 Summer Olympics were held in London from 27 July to 12 Aug 2012. India issued a set of four stamps and a miniature sheet to commemorate the Olympics. A set of four Maxim Cards was also released.

Rupees Five – Rowing-Men’s events made debut in 1900 Paris Olympics and Women’s events at 1976 Montreal Olympics

Rupees Five – Sailing- Olympic debut in Paris 1900 for both Men’s & Women’s events.

INDIA MC 2012 OLYMPICS ROWING
INDIA MAXIM CARD 2012 OLYMPICS ROWING
INDIA MC 2012 OLYMPICS SAILING
INDIA MAXIM CARD 2012 OLYMPICS SAILING