January 22, 2018

Malda - The Mango city of West Bengal.

A special cover was released on 7th December 2017 at Malda which is known as the Mango city of West Bengal during the District level Philately Exhibition.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

January 21, 2018

Ivan Aivazovsky

Russia Post issued as souvenir sheet to celebrate the 200th Birth Anniversary of Ivan Aivazovsky (1817‒1900), a Painter featuring "the Entrance to Sevastopol Bay" (1852) painting by himself, and with his portrait.


Poomulli Neelakandan Namboodiripad Ayurvedic Medical College

A special cover was released to celebrate the 10th anniversary of  Poomulli Neelakandan Namboodiripad Memorial Ayurvedic Medical College at Cheruthurthy, Trissur, Kerala on 10th November 2017.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

January 20, 2018

St.Lawrence Basillica, Attur, Karkala

A special cover was released of  St.Lawrence Basillica, Attur, Karkala on 18th January 2018.


A permanent pictorial cancellation was also introduced on this occasion.


January 19, 2018

80 years of Seerhood

A special cover was released on 17th January 2018 at Udupi on the occasion of 80 fruitful years of Seerhood of Sri Sri Vishwesha Theertha Swamiji of Pejawar Mutt, Udupi.

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St. Andrew's CSI Church, Kozhivila

A special cover was released on St. Andrew's CSI Church, Kozhivila on the occasion of 41st Annual Church  Day and Consecration of New Church Building on 23rd December 2017 at Parassala.

Cover Code: KL-41/2017
Courtesy: Sebastian C Parackal

January 17, 2018

Jiya Lal Mittal Dav Public School

A special cover on Jiya Lal Mittal Dav Public School was released on 11the November 2017 at Gurdaspur.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

Rajpex - 2017

2 Specal covers were released on the occasion of Rajpex - 2017, District Level Philatelic Exhibition held at Rajkot on 11th and 12th November 2017.

Special cover on SCA Stadium, Rajkot by Saurashtra Cricket Association.

Special cover on Pradyuman Park, Rajkot by Rajkot Municipal Corporation.
Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

January 16, 2018

International Poetry Fest

A special cover was released on 21st September 2017 on the occasion of 10 years of International Poetry Fest at Guntur.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

Anjali International Children's Festival.

A special cover was released on 14th November 2017 on the occasion of Anjali International Children's Festival at Bhubaneshwar.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

January 15, 2018

Vigilance Awareness Week - 2017

A special cover was released as part of Vigilance Awareness Week 2017 at Neyveli on 4th November 2017.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

Peerless Group

On 8th January 2018 West Bengal Circle of India Post released a cover to commemorate 85th year of the Peerless General Finance & Investment Company Limited, Kolkata.

Shri Radhashyam Roy, a primary school teacher in Narayanganj, now in Bangladesh, inspired by the spirit of the Swadeshi Movement, laid the foundation of what we know today as the multi-faceted conglomerate The Peerless General Finance  & Investment Company Limited, with an initial subscribed capital of Rs. 300.00 only. From the beginning till today, the journey of the Peerless has been strength by the two pillars of Trust and Integrity. Today, the Peerless has successfully established its presence in  the sectors of Financial Products & Services,Healthcare, Hospitality and Housing.

Cover Code:WB/03/2018
Courtesy: Lalit K Mishra, Patna

January 14, 2018

Swachhta Hi Seva

A Special cover was released on "Swachhta Hi Seva" on 25th September 2017 at Mumbai.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

Strengthening of Mail Network

A special cover was released on 14th October 2017 at Jagadalpur to spread the message of strengthening of Mail Network.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

January 13, 2018

Pyotr Vyazemsky

Russia post released a stamp to celebrate the 225th birth anniversary of Pyotr Vyazemsky (1792–1878), poet, historian, first Chairman of the Imperial Russian Historical Society on 21st July 2017. 


Mehr Chand Mahajan

India Post released a stamp of Justice Mehr Chand Mahajan the 3rd Chief Justice of India.