Saturday, January 20, 2018

Felicitation of Medal winners at INPEX 2017

Monthly meeting for the month of January was held on 14.01.2018 at Head Post Office, Mangalore. 

Members of our Association who exhibited their collection and won medals at INPEX 2017, National level Philatelic Exhibition held recently at Mumbai were honoured.List of Members who won the Medals are as follows:

Mr.Daniel Monthero
Water Fowls - Vermiel

Mr.Kishore Jhunjhunwalla,
Mahatma Gandhi, his life and legacy – Large Silver

Mr.K Sridhar
Candle on the Water – Vermiel

Gopal Biswas
India pre-Independence, Postmarks and cancellations – Large Vermiel and Special Prize

Mr.Sudhir Jain,
Rotary International - Silver
Mr.Joshua Prabhu
Map on Stamps - Bronze

Mr.Surendra A Kotadia, 
Pakistan - Bronze

Mr.S.Satish kumar,
Wonders of Nature – Bronze

Ms.Bhavana Bagalodi
Hundis of Post-Independence - Silver

Mr.Ghouse Ali Zameer, 
French India – Vermiel
Postal Stationary of French India – Large Silver

Meera Mahaveer Kundur,
Jainism on Philately – Large Silver

St.Aloysius High School.
Technology that cocoons the World – Silver

A Rainbow family - Silver

80 Fruitful years of Seerhood

A special cover was released to celebrate 80 Fruitful years of Seerhood of Sri Sri Vishwesha Theertha Swamiji at Udupi on 17th January 2018.

Friday, January 19, 2018

Candle on the Water

Candle on the Water features unique world of Lighthouses....

For further News.... Deccan Herald

Friday, January 12, 2018

Special postal envelope, stamp, in honour of St Lawrence Minor Basilica Attur

To commemorate the elevation of world famous St Lawrence shrine at Attur Karkala as Minor Basilica, the Department of Posts has brought out special postal envelope and stamp. They would be released at Attur on January 18 at 12 pm.

For further News : 

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

St. Aloysius School Wins Medals at INPEX 2017

St. Aloysius School team participated in the National Level Philatelic Exhibition INPEX 2017 held at Mumbai from November 30th to December 4 and won several medals with guidance of their teacher and Nehru Philatelic Club In-charge Mrs. Sheryl Prabhu.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Philatelists of Mangaluru

Article which was printed in Times of India dated 6th December 2017.

Courtesy: Ravi Posavanike.

Thursday, November 9, 2017

A Unique Exhibition of German Stamps by Fr Leo D’souza Sj

Erhaltene Briefmarken!(Got Stamps!) A Unique Exhibition of German Stamps of over 54-years by Fr Leo D’souza Sj-the Former Rector of St Aloysius Institutions; and also the Former Principal, St Aloysius College, Mangaluru- now on display at St Aloysius College Auditorium....

For Further reading....


Wednesday, October 18, 2017

The stamp that added to Deepavali's Charm

The USPS’s decision to issue the stamp was the result of 6 years of campaigning by activist Ranju Batra.....

For Further reading.... THE HINDU


Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Still Glued to the stamp

More than a hobby As we observe National Postal Week this week, Shruthi Srinath learns about various initiatives in the State that have made philately.......

For further reading Visit : Deccan Herald

Courtesy: Deccan Herald. 

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Dhai Akhar

A special cover on Dhai Akhar was released on 2nd October 2017 at Head Post Office by The Senior Suptd. of Post Offices. Mr. Prabhakar Kamath, Dr. G.G.Laxman Prabhu and Mr. Mansoor Bolar were the guests at this event.

Dhai Akhar refers to two and a half letters of the word prem in devanagari script which was the theme of all India letter writing competetion where in citizens and students were invited to write letters " Dear Bapu you inspire me....." The Competetion culminated n the release of special cover bearing both lines today.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Chaturmasa Vrita 2017 of Parama Poojya Shrimad Samyamindra Thirta Swamiji

A special cover was released in commemoration of Chaturmasa Vrita 2017 of Parama Poojya Shrimad Samyamindra Thirta Swamiji on 30th September 2017 at Konchady shree Kashi Mutt.