The most popular Fancy Number in banknote collection : 786786 : is shown here with signatures of all five RBI Governors since the issue of Mahatma Gandhi design in 1995. A must collectible for the advance collectors.
AFTER 21 YEARS, 1 RUPEE BANKNOTE HAS BEEN ISSUED IN 2015, AND NOW THIS IS FOR THE FIRST TIME, 1 RUPEE BANKNOTE HAS COME OUT WITH A STAR IN BETWEEN THE SERIAL NUMBERS. A NICE ADDITION TO BANKNOTE COLLECTION !!
The Association of Indian Americans of North America (AIANA) hosted "Chalo Gujarat" ~ a world Gujarati conference to establish the unity of Gujarati speaking community in articulating aspirations and common interests, from 31 July to 2nd August 2015 in New Jersey. Among other events, the philatelic point of view eye catching event was the stamp of Mahatma Gandhi and Shri Amitabh Bachchan, who is the brand ambassador of Government of Gujarat. this stamp was issued in January 2015 during Vibrant Gujarat seminar held in Gandhinagar.
Internationally reputed katalog publishing company MICHEL/Germany has listed 11 stamps of 3rd series of MY STAMP in their monthly stamp bulletin 4/2015 alongwith other Indian stamps issued during 2014. It is a matter of great philatelic interest to see the listing in such details which is hard to find among reference books or periodicals published in India.
A philatelic tribute is offered to Mahatma Gandhi with a view to enhance Philately and to spread its latent potential of creativity and deriving pleasure which is the ultimate goal of any Hobby. Here is the Maxi-card showing Mahatma Gandhi in latest My-stamp series. The statue of Mahatma Gandhi depicted in the stamp is located in Gandhi Ashram, Ahmedabad. The picture on the card also shows the same statue with special cancellation of "Charakha" of Gandhi Ashram dated 30.1.2015.
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.