10 November 2008

Cover from Indonesia

Beautiful Cover from Indonesia sent by Juned.
There are eight stamps on cover , four of olympic 2008 and four of candles.

08 November 2008

III Commonwealth Youth Games 2008 FDC

Name: III Commonwealth Youth Games 2008
Date of Issue: 12 October 2008
Denominations: 500p x 4

400th anniversary of the Poles' arrival in America FDC

Name: 400th anniversary of the Poles' arrival in America
Date of Issue: 30 September 2008
Denominations: PLN 3

The year 1620 is generally established as the foundation date of the first American colony, when the so called "founding fathers" stepped off their ship, the Mayflower, and started the Plymouth settlement. However attempts to settle the land had been made as early as 20 years before that. It isn't common knowledge, though, that some of the earliest settles in America were Poles!

06 November 2008

Presidents of the Republic of Poland in Exile FDC

Name: Presidents of the Republic of Poland in Exile
Date of Issue: 24 September 2008
Denominations:PLN 1.45

05 November 2008

50 years of Chinese television industry

Name: 50th Anniversary of Chinese television industry
Date of Issue: 2nd September 2008
Denominations: 1.20 Yaun

China Central Television is the national television station of the people's Republic of China. It started a trial telecast on May 1958, and commenced formal broadcasting on September 2 the same year.

04 November 2008

Coast Guard FDC

Name: Indian Coast Guard
Date of Issue: 12 August 2008
Denominations: 500p x 4

The coast guard's broad charter of duties includes providing protection to fisherman including assistance to them at sea while in distress, preservation and protection of marine environment, safety and protection of offshore installations.

02 November 2008

XXIX Olympiad - Beijing 2008

Name: XXIX Olympiad - Beijing 2008
Date of Issue:15 August 2008
Denominations: 1000 BYR

Thanks to alexander Rusak for nice FDC

XXIX Olympiad - Beijing 2008 FDC

Name: XXIX Olympiad - Beijing 2008
Date of Issue:8 August
Denominations:500p x 2, 1500p x 2

The theme slogan of XXIX Olympiad games 2008 "One World One Dream" fully reflects the essence ant the universal values of the olympic spirit-unity, Friendship, Progress Harmony and Dream. It expresses the common wishes of people all over the world, inspired by the olympic ideals.

29th Olympic Beijing 2008 FDC

Name: 29th Olympic Beijing 2008
Date of Issue:8 August 2008
Denominations:2 x 10 gr, 2 x 1,45 zł

Thanks to Andrzej Bek for beautiful FDC

29th Olympic Beijing 2008 FDC

Name: Beijing Olympic 2008
Date of Issue:18 July 2008

Thanks to Bibi Ali for nice FDC

01 November 2008

Scenery on the Qiandao Lake FDC

Name: Scenery on the Qiandao Lake
Date of Issue: 16 April 2008
Denominations: 1.20 Yaun x 2

Thanks to Ian Morrison for nice FDCs

Famous Ancient Chinese General Qi Jiguang FDC

Name: Famous Ancient Chinese General Qi Jiguang
Date of Issue: 19 July 2008
Denominations:1.20 Yaun x 2

Qi Jiguang, a native of Dengzhou, Shandong, was a brilliant militarist of Ming Dynasty, who was particularly revered for his victory in expelling Japanese aggressors. He trained and managed his troops with strict disciplines and distinct award and penalty regulations.

FDC from Brazil

Date of Issue: 20 September 1985
Denominations: $ 330

Diario De porto alegre FDC

Date of Issue: 1 June 1977
Denominations: 1,10

Cover from Brazil

A cover from Brazil with four nice stamps

Thanks to Andre Rotta

Taiwan's Aboriginal Culture FDC

Name:Taiwan's Aboriginal Culture
Date of Issue:1 August 2008
Denominations:NT$12.00, NT$5.00, NT$12.00, NT$25.00
1. Ami Lover's Bag
2. Paiwan Earthenware pot
3. Rukai Men's Headdress
4. Bunun Men's Neck Ornament

Cover from Thailand

Nice cover from Thailand with "The Rat Year stamps".
Year 2008 is celebrated as The Chinese Rat Year.
Many countries of the world had issued stamps related to Chinese Rat Year

Cover from Hongkong

11 August 2008

Aldabra Tortorise FDC

Name: Tortorise
Date of Issue: 2 August 2008
Denominations: 500p, 1500p
Tortorise named ADWAITYA lived some 250 years on this Earth.
He was kept in Alipore zoological garden, Kolkata.
He was the longest living animal in the world having lived for more than 250 years.
These are the first hexagonal stamps issued by India

FDC from Ukraine

Thanks to Igor

02 August 2008

World Philatelic Exhibition EFIRO 2008 FDC

Name: World Philatelic Exhibition EFIRO 2008
Date of Issue:20 June 2008
Denominations:PLN 3
Immediately on the opening day of the EFIRO 2008 exhibition Poczta Polska has issued the stamp in block, featuring an open envelope, out of which the fragment of the Romanian Athenaeum building can be seen. Off the stamp's frame there is an image of fountain-pen with its nib decorated with the engraved aurochs' head.

Thanks to Andrzej for the FDC

Cover from Poland

Nice cover from Poland

Stamp of Poland

Tigers - China

Stamp of Ukraine

Stamps of China

01 August 2008

FDC of India

FDC of 250 Years of PUNJAB(Nabha Akal)

FDC of India

FDC of Olympic

FDC from Malaysia

Nice fdc from Malaysia
Thanks to Mohd Nizamuddin Safie

Miniature sheet of Madhubala - India

Indian post had issued stamp of Madhubala In march 2008 to pay tribute to great actress of Indian film industry.
Madhubala (Urdu: مدھو بالا), born Mumtaz Begum Jehan Dehlavi, was a popular Hindi film actress who starred in several successful films in the 1950s and early 1960s. Many have achieved classic and cult status today. With her contemporaries, Nargis and Meena Kumari, she is widely regarded as one of the most talented and influential actresses to have appeared on the screens of Indian cinema.
Denomination: 500p

Rat Year - Canada

To celebrate 2008 as chinese Rat Year many countries had issued special RAT stamps.
Here is the Rat Year stamps isued by Canada
Beautiful Miniature sheet with embossed printing


Renewable Energy - India

Renewable sources of Energy
Stamp issued in 2007 by INDIA
Denomination: 500p x 4

Army - china

Stamps depecting army of China

2550 Years of Buddha - India

Miniature sheet
2550 Year of Mahaparinirvana of Buddha
Denomination: 500p x 6