India Post issued a new Aerogramme of Rs.15.00 on 01.03.2009 with stamp design of Mother Teresa. Four such Aerogrammes were posted to Germany in March 2009, which did not leave India, but came back to sender on 09.04.09 with a rubber-stamp instruction :
RETURN TO SENDER
Total Postage required Rs.15/-...................................
Please affix deficiency of Postage stamps and Re-Post
Three of these Aerogrammes with rubber-stamp instruction were sent by Registered Post to Videsh Dak Bhavan, Mumbai; who did right thing by sending Mother Teresa Aerogrammes to Germany and confirmed the details vide their Regd. Letter dated 29.07.09.
Recent trend indicates that majority of collectors show keen interest in stamps of modern era. Popular among them is Se-tenant stamps which were issued in year 1974 for the first time in India. Se-tenant is a french word meaning joined together.On this Blog, complete collection of all Se-tenant stamps in Pairs, Strips and Blocks are shown,fully and partly joined with each other; taken from Stamp Sheet, Sheetlet or Miniature Sheet. From time to time, items on same theme will be depicted, hoping every collector will enjoy it with interest.