1976 Innsbruck Winter Olympic Games – Stamps of Bhutan

1976 Innsbruck Winter Olympic Games – Stamps of Bhutan

The 1976 WinterOlympic Games were held in Innsbruck, Austria from 4-15 Feb 1976. Bhutan issued a set of stamps on the Winter Olympics.

1 ch- Slalom Skiing                   2 ch – 4-men Bobsleigh          3 ch-Ice Hockey                             4 ch- Cross Country Skiing     5 ch – Figure Skating .

BHUTAN INNSBRUCK WINTER OLYMPICS
BHUTAN INNSBRUCK WINTER OLYMPICS 1976

Stamps on FIFA World Cups – Bhutan 1991

Stamps on FIFA World Cups – Bhutan 1991

Bhutan issued a set of Stamps on FIFA World Cup History on 01 Aug 1991.These stamps featured the Winners and scoreline of the Finals.

1 Nu – 1934 -Hosts Italy – Italy beat Czechoslovakia 2-1 in Finals at Rome.

2 Nu- 1938 -Hosts France – Italy beat Hungary 4-2 in Finals at Paris

20 Nu- 1962 -Hosts Chile – Brazil beat Czechoslovakia 3-1 in Finals at Santiago

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STAMPS ON FIFA WORLD CUPS – 1934,1938,& 1962 – BHUTAN 1991

25 Nu- 1966 -Hosts England – England beat West Germany  4-2 in Finals at Wembley London.

32 Nu- 1982 -Hosts Spain – Italy beat West Germany 3-1 in Finals at Madrid.

35 Nu- 1994 -Hosts USA – Brazil beat Italy 3-2 in Finals at Pasadena.

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STAMPS ON FIFA WORLD CUPS -1966,1982 & 1994 -BHUTAN 1991

 

Miniature Sheet Royal Wedding – Bhutan 2011

Miniature Sheet Royal Wedding – Bhutan 2011

The Wedding of King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuk & Jetsun Pema took place in Punakha Dzong in Punakha on 13 Oct 2011. A 100 Nu Miniature Sheet on Royal Couple was issued.

MS BHUTAN ROYAL COUPLE NU 100
MS BHUTAN ROYAL COUPLE NU 100

Miniature Sheet on Textile Printer -Bhutan 1975

Miniature Sheet on Textile Printer -Bhutan 1975

Bhutan issued a miniature sheet featuring a Textile Printer on 17 Dec 1975. It was part of a series of stamps on Handicrafts and craftsmen.

MS BHUTAN 1975- TEXTILE PRINTER
MS BHUTAN 1975- TEXTILE PRINTER

Stamps on Vincent Van Gogh Paintings – Bhutan 1991

Stamps on Vincent Van Gough Paintings – Bhutan 1991

Bhutan issued a set of stamps on Vincent Van Gough Paintings on 22 Jul 1991 on his 100th Death Anniversary.

Vincent Willem van Gogh (30 Mar 1853 -29 Jul 1890) was a Dutch painter who created 2,100 artworks including 860 oil paintings..His works include Landscapes, Potraits, Self-Portraits, still lifes.

BHUTAN VAN GOGH PAINTINGS
Stamps of BHUTAN VAN GOGH PAINTINGS 1991

1 Nu- Portrait of Woman in Blue

2 Nu-Head of an Old woman with White Cap (Midwife)

8 Nu- Vase with Hollyhocks

 

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STAMPS OF BHUTAN VAN GOGH PAINTINGS 1991

15 Nu – Vase with Daisies & Anemones

18 Nu – Fritillaries in  a Copper Vase

20 Nu – Woman sitting in Grass

30 Nu – Chrysantheums and Wild Flowers.

Traditional Sports of Bhutan – Stamps of Bhutan 2015

Traditional Sports of Bhutan – Stamps of Bhutan 2015

Bhutan issued a Miniature with four stamps of 30 Nu each on the theme Traditional Sports of Bhutan. The Sports featured on stamps are

Khuru (Outdoor Dart Throwing)

Soksom (20-meter Javelin Throwing)

Bjigdum (Stick Throwing)

Dego (Stone Throwing)

MS BHUTAN TRADITIONAL SPORTS
MS BHUTAN TRADITIONAL SPORTS 2015 – Khuru, Soksom, Bjigdum & Dego

Inauguration of GPO Building – Phuntsholing Bhutan -1967

Inauguration of GPO Building – Phuntsholing Bhutan -1967

A First Day Cover of Bhutan issued on Inauguration of GPO Building  at Phuntsholing on 02 May 1967 is listed. The stamp features Rinpung Dzong which houses among others Administrative offices.

FDC BHUTAN INAUGURATION OF GPO PHUNTSOLING 1967