Thursday, January 5, 2017

Beautiful Bookmarks - 2


Recently India Post Karnataka Circle brought out another five sets of beautifully made bookmarks, two sets with 10 Bookmarks and three with 12 bookmarks each, totaling to 56 bookmarks.The themes chosen this time are Underwater life,Temples and Temple Architecture,Orchids,Olympics and Rare birds. 
Gift a set to a Philatelist bookworm !!





 

  

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Butterflies of India - A picture postcards set

Celebrating International Biodiversity decade 2011-2020, India Post, North Karnataka Region ​h​as released a set of 48 Picture Postcards titled Butterflies of India.



Sunday, February 14, 2016

Mammals - Picture postcards

A set of picture postcards on Mammals of India  have been released by North Karnataka Postal Circle on the occasion of 67th Republic day at Dharwad. This is a set 48 Picture postcards of Mammals belonging to the following 5 biological families.

1.  Bovidae -23 Picture postcards   2.  Felidae - 15 Picture postcards
3.  Cervidae -8 Picture postcards   4.  Moschidae - 1 Picture postcard
5.  Tragulidae - 1 Picture postcard

 

Birds of the Himalayas 2 - Picture Postcards

The Himalayas, is a mountain range which separates the Great Indian Plains from the Tibetan Plateau. This range is home to nine of the ten highest peaks on the Earth, including the highest,Mount Everest. The abrupt rise of the Himalayan Mountains from less than 500 meters to more than 8,000 meters in a few hundred kilometers has resulted in a huge diversity of flora and fauna. Nearly 1000 birds have been recorded in the Himalayas of which 15 species are fully endemic.


India Post North Karnataka Region (Dharwad) has brought out a 2nd set of 49 Picture postcards  on the theme Birds of the Himalayas, celebrating the International Bio diversity decade 2011-2020. 

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Newly Elected Office Bearers of Karnataka Philatelic Society

The 40th Annual General Body Meeting of the Karnataka Philatelic Society, Bengaluru was held on 16th August 2015.


The following are the newly elected office bearers.

President: Mr. K. Chaitanya Dev   Vice President: Mr. Mani M Krishnan
General Secretary:  Mr. Nikhilesh Melkote  Treasurer : Mr. Bharat Kumar
Governing Council Members:  Ms. N. Sridevi , Mr. Manish Jain, Mr. Suresh R





















Left to Right (Sitting - New office-Bearers) : Mr. Suresh.R , Mr. Bharat Kumar, Mr. Nikhilesh Melkote, Ms. Sridevi, Mr. Chaitanya Dev, Mr. Mani Krishnan, Mr. Manish Jain
Left to Right (Standing -outgoing office Bearers) Mr. Jagannath Mani, Mr. Kannan , Mr. S.S Swamy , Mr. Mahesh Jambulingam

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Birds of the Himalayas - Picture Postcards


The Himalayas, is a mountain range which separates the Great Indian Plains from the Tibetan Plateau. This range is home to nine of the ten highest peaks on the Earth, including the highest,Mount Everest. The abrupt rise of the Himalayan Mountains from less than 500 meters to more than 8,000 meters in a few hundred kilometers has resulted in a huge diversity of flora and fauna. Nearly 1000 birds have been recorded in the Himalayas of which 15 species are fully endemic.


India Post North Karnataka Region (Dharwad) has released a set of 49 Picture postcards  on the theme Birds of the Himalayas, celebrating the International Bio diversity decade 2011-2020.




Sunday, March 15, 2015

Picture Postcards on Aero India 2015 and International Women's Day



Karnataka Postal Circle issued 2 sets of picture postcards on the occasion of Aero India 2015 and International Women's Day at Bengaluru. The set contains 10 postcards each.