Stamps on Vietnamese Women’s Traditional Costumes -2012

Stamps on Vietnamese Women’s Traditional Costumes -2012

A set of Four stamps were issued by Vietnam on 08 Mar 2012 on International Women’s day on Traditional Costumes of Vietnamese Women.

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STAMPS ON WOMEN COSTUMES -VIETNAM 2012

Haryanvi Turban – Stamps on Headgears of India 2017

Haryanvi Turban  Stamps on Headgears of India 2017.

A set of 16 stamps was issued by India Post on Headgears of India on 10 Feb 2017.These headgears from different parts of the country signify social ,cultural and community values. A set of 16 Souvenir covers issued by India Post on these 16 types of Headgears are listed.

Haryanvi Turban : The Haryanvi Turban iscalled as Khindka in Haryanvi language and is part of traditional dress in Haryana State of India. Khindka is a cloth of any color tied in specific style.This is mostly seen in Haryanvi cultural dance.

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HARYANVI TURBANKHINDKA HEADGEARS OF INDIA 2017

Hornbill Warrior Cap – Stamps on Headgears of India 2017

Hornbill Warrior Cap – Stamps on Headgears of India 2017.

A set of 16 stamps was issued by India Post on Headgears of India on 10 Feb 2017.These headgears from different parts of the country signify social ,cultural and community values. A set of 16 Souvenir covers issued by India Post on these 16 types of Headgears are listed.

Hornbill Warrior Cap : Hornbill is a very rare bird. The number of hornbill feathers used on the headgear is like medals of achievements. The Naga has to achieve success to claim the number of feathers used on his headgear.

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HORNBILL WARRIOR CAPHEADGEARS OF INDIA 2017

Gujarati Turban – Stamps on Headgears of India 2017.

Gujarati Turban – Stamps on Headgears of India 2017.

A set of 16 stamps was issued by India Post on Headgears of India on 10 Feb 2017.These headgears from different parts of the country signify social ,cultural and community values. A set of 16 Souvenir covers issued by India Post on these 16 types of Headgears are listed.

Gujarati Turban : In Gujarat the turban is called Phento, which is basically a voluminous rolled Pagdi.The men in rural parts of Gujarat State of India usually wear the traditional thickly folded turban on their head .Bright Colors are generally chosen for the Phento which looks very attractive.

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GUJARATI TURBANHEAD GEARS OF INDIA 2017

Bison Horn Maria Tribal Cap – Stamps on Headgears of India 2017.

Bison Horn Maria Tribal Cap – Stamps on Headgears of India 2017.

A set of 16 stamps was issued by India Post on Headgears of India on 10 Feb 2017.These headgears from different parts of the country signify social ,cultural and community values. A set of 16 Souvenir covers issued by India Post on these 16 types of Headgears are listed.

Bison Horn Maria Tribal Cap : Bison horn Maria is a Tribal community of Chattisgarh State of India that derives its name from its unique custom of wearing adistinctive headdress which resembles the horns of Bison. They generally wear that headdress during marriage dance or other ceremonies.The Bison horn shaped headdress worn by them nowadays made of cattle horns becuase of scarcity of Bison horns. These headdresses are placed on a frame  of bamboo and decorated with feathers of Peacock or chicken and hanging cowry shell strings .Such a headdress is passed on from one generation to another.

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BISON HORN MARIA TRIBAL CAPHEADGEARS OF INDIA 2017

Rajasthani Turban – Stamps on Headgears of India 2017.

Rajasthani Turban – Stamps on Headgears of India 2017.

A set of 16 stamps was issued by India Post on Headgears of India on 10 Feb 2017.These headgears from different parts of the country signify social ,cultural and community values. A set of 16 Souvenir covers issued by India Post on these 16 types of Headgears are listed.

Rajasthani Turban : Rajasthan is known for exhibiting wide diversity .One gets to see different styles of turbans from one city to another .In Rajasthan the turban is known as Pagdi or Safa.There are certain parts in Rajasthan where the size of turban is evocatitve to the position and status of the person in society.

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RAJASTHANI TURBANHEADGEARS OF INDIA 2017

Himachali Topi – Stamps on Headgears of India 2017.

Himachali Topi  Stamps on Headgears of India 2017.

A set of 16 stamps was issued by India Post on Headgears of India on 10 Feb 2017.These headgears from different parts of the country signify social ,cultural and community values. A set of 16 Souvenir covers issued by India Post on these 16 types of Headgears are listed.

Himachali Topi : The typical Kullu Cap from the Indian State of Himachal pradesh,in shades of grey or brown and flat on the top is astriking headgear. A band of colourful woven fabric brightens the front and topi ( Hindi name for a Cap) looks rather neat set at a rakish angle.

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HIMACHALI TOPIHEADGEARS OF INDIA 2017