Olympic Stamps of Bangladesh–  1988 Seoul Olympics.

Olympic Stamps of Bangladesh–  1988 Seoul Olympics.

Bangladesh gained Independence in 1971 and Bangladesh Olympic Committee (BOA) was formed in 1979. Bangladesh athletes first took part in the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympic Games. Bangladesh has never participated in the Winter 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 1988 Summer Olympics or XXIV Olympics were held in Seoul South Korea from 17 Sep to 02 Oct 1988.  A total of 8,391 athletes fro6 140 Nations participated in 23 Sports, 31 Disciplines and 237 events. President Roh Tae Woo of  South Korea inaugurated the Games. The Soviet Union (USSR)  topped the medals tally with 55 Gold Medals.

Bangladesh Post issued a strip of five stamps on 29 Sep 1988 on Seoul Summer Olympics.

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BANGLADESH 1988 – SEOUL SUMMER OLYMPICS 1988

Basketball         Weightlifting       Women’s Tennis      Shooting               Boxing

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BANGLADESH 1988- SEOUL SUMMER OLYMPICS 1988.

Olympic Stamps of Bangladesh–  1984 Los Angeles Olympics.

Olympic Stamps of Bangladesh–  1984 Los Angeles Olympics.

Bangladesh gained Independence in 1971 and Bangladesh Olympic Committee (BOA) was formed in 1979. Bangladesh athletes first took part in the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympic Games. Bangladesh has never participated in the Winter 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 1984 Summer Olympics or XXIII Olympics were held in Los Angeles USA  from 28 July to 12 Aug 1984.  A total of 6,829 athletes from 140 Nations participated in 21 Sports, 29 Disciplines and 221 events. President Ronald Reagan of USA inaugurated the Games. The USA  topped the medals tally with 83 Gold Medals.

Bangladesh Post issued a set of three stamps on 31 Dec 1984 on Los Angeles Summer Olympics.

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BANGLADESH 1984 – LOS ANGELES 1984 SUMMER OLYMPICS.

Taka 1 – Cycling                                  Taka 5 – Field Hockey                Taka 10- Volleyball

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BANGLADESH 1984- LOS ANGELES 1984 SUMMER OLYMPICS.

Olympic Stamps of Bangladesh–  1976 Montreal Olympics to 2008 Beijing Olympics.

Olympic Stamps of Bangladesh–  1976 Montreal Olympics to 2008 Beijing Olympics.

Bangladesh gained Independence in 1971 and Bangladesh Olympic Committee (BOA) was formed in 1979. Bangladesh athletes first took part in the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympic Games. Bangladesh has never participated in the Winter 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.

BANGLADESH OLY STAMPS
OLYMPIC STAMPS OF BANGLADESH -1976 TO 2008.

 

The 1976 Summer Olympics or XXI Olympics were held in Montreal Canada from 17 Jul to 01 Aug 1976.  A total of 6,084 athletes from 92 Nations participated in 21 Sports, 28 Disciplines and 198 events. Queen Elizabeth II inaugurated the Games. The Soviet Union topped the medals tally with 49 Gold Medals.

Bangladesh issued a set of six stamps on 29 Nov 1976 to commemorate the 1976 Montreal Olympics.

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STAMPS OF BANGLADESH 1976 MONTREAL OLYMPICS.

25 p – Hurdles (Athletics)      30 p – Sprint (Athletics)    One Taka – Pole Vault

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STAMPS OF BANGLADESH -1976 OLYMPICS – HURDLES, SPRINT AND POLE VAULT.

3.50 Taka – Gymnastics     2.25 Taka -Swimming       5.00 Taka – Football

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STAMPS OF BANGLADESH -1976 OLYMPICS – GYMNASTICS,SWIMMING & FOOTBALL.

 

 

A FDC with stamps is listed.

Stamps on Ist SAARC Summit Dhaka  – Bangladesh 1985.

Stamps on Ist SAARC Summit Dhaka  – Bangladesh 1985.

Bangladesh issued a 5 Taka stamp on Ist SAARC Summit Dhaka on 08 Dec 1985.

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BANGLADESH 1985 – Ist SAARC Summit Dhaka.

Stamps of Bangladesh 2009 -World Food Day

Stamps of Bangladesh 2009 -World Food Day

Bangladesh issued a set of four stamps on the occasion of World Food Day on 16 Oct 2009. The theme was Achieving food security in times of Crisis. The stamps show food and Vegetables. One of the stamps features a Medallion on Sheikh Hasina, PM of Bangladesh. A block of eight stamps is listed.

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BANGLADESH 2009 -WORLD FOOD DAY

2019 ICC Cricket World Cup – 11 Days to go – Stamps on 2015 World Cup.

2019 ICC Cricket World Cup – 11 Days to go – Stamps on 2015 World Cup.

The 2015 cricket World Cup was played in Australia and New Zealand from 14 February to 29 Mar 2015. Fourteen teams participated in the 11th World Cup.

New Zealand issued a unique miniature sheet on 4th February 2015. This miniature sheet contained 14 stamps on the Fourteen participating teams. Each country was represented by a Cricket ball and the Flag of the Country. Each stamp had a face value of 80 cents. The stamps were imperforate and peel off variety. In the centre, a label with ICC World Cup logo was printed.

2015 WC NZ MS
2015 WC NEW ZEALAND MS

India specific sheet – This sheet was also sold by New Zealand Post through India Post Philatelic Bureaus. The India specific sheet had a different label in the centre of the sheet. It showed the Trophy established in 1975 and below that a caption which reads “ICC Cricket World Cup Champions 1983 & 2011 India”.

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NEW ZEALAND MS 2015 – ICC WORLD CUP.
NZ STAMP INDIA 2015 WC
NZ STAMP INDIA 2015 WC
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NZ STAMP INDIA 2015 WC

Bangladesh issued a commemorative postage stamp of 10 taka denomination on 15 Mar 2015 to commemorate the 2015 Cricket World Cup. It features the Trophy, Bangladesh players on the Field and a Stadium. The total print run for this was 350,000 stamps only.

BANGLADESH STAMP 2015 WC
BANGLADESH STAMP 2015 WC

The first day cover Issued by Bangladesh features the Flags of all the 14 participating countries and the World Cup Trophy.

BANGLADESH FDC 2015 WC
BANGLADESH FDC 2015 WC

Flowers of Bangladesh – Miniature Sheet 2014.

Flowers of Bangladesh – Miniature Sheet 2014.

Bangladesh issued a miniature sheet of four stamps on Flowers on 04 Aug 2014. All are 10 Taka stamps. It was released to mark the Phiakorea 2014 exhibition. The flowers featured are

10 Taka-Dendrobium aphyllum – Hooded orchid.

10 Taka – Rhyncostylis retusa – Foxtail Orchid .it is an exotic orchid.

10 Taka -Nymphaea nouchali-  Blue Lotus or star lotus.National flower of Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.

10 Taka- Ochna obtusata- Ramdhan Champa .Found in East India

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BANGLADESH MS 2014 – FLOWERS