Lovely letters & postcards for Maryam

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Archive for the tag “Festivals”

#843 Cover from Singapore


A cover from Singapore, sent by postcrosser Rachel L. for Nice Cover Circuit in postcrossing forum.

2013-07-11 Singapore

It’s a brown cover with four stamps. The postmark date is 1 July 2013. Thanks a lot Rachel!


#762 Cover from Italy

Italy          Italy-Campania

A cover from Italy, sent by Salvatore Izzo.

2015-05-25 Italy

On the cover, Salvatore affixed three stamps. One of the stamps commemorates the 90th year of the Italian Air Force, and the other two stamps show festivals and celebrations in Italy. There were two special cancels and one ordinary cancel applied with different date. The special cancels were dated 31 December 2012 with location Pompeii while the ordinary cancel was dated 6 May 2013 with location Napoli CMP. Thanks a lot Salvatore!

#634 Cover from Johor, Malaysia

Malaysia          Johor

A nice cover from Malaysia, sent by postcrosser Nurulhuda Kadir for Nice Cover Circuit in postcrossing forum.

2013-03-15 Johor

It’s a yellow cover with three festival stamps: Chinese Mid Autumn Festival (or Mooncake Festival), Hari Raya Aidiladha (Eidul Adha), and Thaipusam. The postmark date is 8 December 2012 and the location is Muar, Johor. Thanks a lot Nurulhuda!

#630 FDC from India


A beautiful FDC from India, sent by postcrosser Sameer Miraj for Nice Cover Circuit in postcrossing forum.

2013-03-13 India a

The FDC is a joint-issue by India and Israel in conjunction with festival of lights (Deepavali and Hanukkah) to commemorate 20 years of diplomatic relations. Sameer affixed two stamps on the front of the cover. The postmark date is 5 November 2012 and the location is Bangalore.

2013-03-13 India b

Att the back Sameer affixed two additional stamps to make up the postage rate.

2013-03-13 India c

This is the brochure with information about the issue. Thank you very much Sameer!

#598 Cover from India


One big cover from India, sent by Vivin Fernandes of Mysore, Karnataka.

2012-12-05 India

On the cover, Vivin affixed one large souvenir sheet on Festivals of India and another two stamps. The souvenir sheet contains three stamps that feature two major festivals in India: Deepavali and Dussehra. The other two stamps are about the Indo-Tibetan Police Force and the Indian Council of Medical Research. There is only one cancel applied ‘perfectly’ on the Indian Concil of Medical Research stamp! The postmark date is 16 November 2012 and the location is Mysore. Thank you Vivin!

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