Date of Issue : 6 March 2014
Belarus Post will issue a set of two stamps with a mini sheet on 6th March 2014 featuring Musical instruments. “National Musical Instruments” is theme for EUROPA 2014 stamps.All Europa stamps of this year will feature national Musical Instrument of the respective country.
A stamp Exhibition cum Postage Stamp Fair, organized by Eastern India Philatelists’ Association will be held in Bhubaneshwar from 8-9 February 2014. During the exhibition a special cover will be released. The theme of the exhibition is “Save The Nature”.
PHILATELIST KALEIDOSCOPE - New Book on Philately
After the success of Odia book "Dakatikata Sangraha" Dr Bibhudatta Mishra and Mr S.S.Rath once again jointly written a book on Philately. The name of the book is "PHILATELIST KALEIDOSCOPE" a multicolored book, demy size, 160 pages book with two volumes. The first volume of the book is likely to be released in the 3rd week of February.
The VOLUME-1 of the book has following chapters…Chapters are provided with Phila Facts, Phila Quotes, Phila Statistics and list of stamps, Miniature, sheet let and se-tenant issued on each theme between 1947-2012
Chapter 1. Stamp collection-Rainbow of diversity
Chapter2. Cheapest mode of Communication-Postal Stationary and Services
Chapter3.Amateur Collector's-Beginner's tip
Chapter4. Pride of the counter-National Symbols & Emblems
Chapter5 My life is my message- Father of the Nation
Chapter6 President & Prime minister-Foot prints of unforgettable leaders
Chapter 7 Cruising the magnificent jungle safari-Wild, domestic, Aquatic Animals
Chapter8 Wonder's of Indian Bird Fauna-Sweeping the Sky with tiny wings
Chapter9 Valley of Calm trees & Plants-Glittering petals from Nature bouquet
Chapter10 Voyage to enlighten-Spiritual, Religion and holy routes to salvation
For more details contact : Dr Bibhudatta Mishra : email : email@example.com
New stamp from India
A commemorative stamp on INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF CRYSTALLOGRAPHY will be released by India Post on 30 January 2014.
: Sreejeshkrishnan – Trivandrum
The United Nations (UN) has declared 2014 as the International Year of Crystallography (IYCr2014).IYCr2014 aims to increase public awareness of the importance of crystallography, which is the branch of science that studies the formation and structure of crystals.
The Year of Crystallography promotes widespread access of information about crystallography and activities involving this science. Crystallography has become the core of structural science. Its uses include:
- Showing the structure of DNA.
- Helping people understand and fabricate computer memories.
- Disclosing how proteins are created in cells.
- Assisting in the design of powerful new materials and drugs.