Russian Post released a set of 4 stamp on Russian Fables on 17th May 2017 depicting the fables by V.K. Trediakovskii "The Rooster and the Pearl", А.P. Sumarokov "The Wolf and the Crane" I.A. Krylov's "Fox and the Grapes" and S.V. Mikhalkov "The Hare and the Turtle".
A special cover was released on the occasion of First T20 International
Cricket Match between India and New Zealand , held at The Sports Hub
Thiruvananthapuram (Green Field International Starium, Karyavattom on 06th November
2017 at Karyavattom.
Cover Code: KL-29/2017
Courtesy: Sebastian C Parackal.
A special cover was released on 14th November 2017 on Children's Day (also known as Bal Diwas) which is celebrated in India every
year on 14th November. As Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru is very affectionate
towards children, his birthday is celebrated as Children’s Day.
City Academy of Secondary Education-ACSSE school,founded by
Shri.K.B.Lakshman in the year 2005 was built on a formidable mission to
make a happy place for all children as "Joy of Learning" is the motto of
the School.Under the "able guidance of academic Chairman Dr:K.S.
Sameera Simha, the school is providing quality education.Students are
exposed to a well structured friendly teaching methodology that will
help to shape their future in a positive way. Learn more about SCASE on:
A special cover on Inscription Stones Of Bengaluru was released on 14th November 2017 at Bengaluru.
Inscription Stones Of Bangalore' is a civic activism project to
raise awareness and protect ancient inscription stones (shila shaasanas)
found in the Bengaluru region. Inscriptions stones are original
documentation of the people, culture, religion and language of the
region dating back to as early as 750CE. Rampant urbanization in
Bengaluru has led to destruction of a majority of the 150 stones in the
old 'Bangalore' region which were documented by B.L. Rice and others
from 1894 to 1905 in the remarkable twelve-volume series Epigraphia
Carnatica. This project retraces the footsteps of B.L. Rice to protect
and restore the dignity of the last remaining 25 'Inscription Stones Of
In the front of the cover the image of oldest Kannada stone inscription in the Bengaluru region dated to about 750 CE (Ganga period) and Inscription stone at Begur with the earliest recorded use of the name 'Bengaluru' dated to 890CE is seen at the back side.
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