Friday, September 24, 2021

National Lighthouse Day

A Special cover was released at Kaup on 21st September 2021to celebrate the National Lighthouse Day. On this occasion our member Mr.K Sridhar exhibited his collection of stamps and other Philatelic items related to Lighthouse.

The Lighthouse tower in Kaup was built in the year 1901 on a 12 meter high rock in the sea shore. At the time of commissioning, the tower was painted in white colour, but in 1935 the painting scheme was changed to black and white bands. It is a circular masonry tower with a total height of 34 meters.

Friday, July 9, 2021

Sad Demisre of Shri. Raghavendra Shenoy.

We are deeply saddened to inform the sudden demise of our Patron member and our treasurer Shri. Raghavendra Shenoy  on 26th June 2021. He was our treasurer since many years and served our Association with all dedication and sincerity. He was a stamp collector and Postcrosser. We pray that may his Soul rest in eternal peace and God grant his family all the strength to bear his sudden loss.

Thursday, February 4, 2021

Sad Demise of Dr.K.S.Prabhakar Rao

We are deeply saddened to inform you that our Patron and founder member Dr.K.S.Prabhakar Rao passed away recently.He was a Rotarian and collected stamps on Rotary, had won many laurels in his earlier years as a collector.He had played an important role in the Philatelic exhibitions held in Dakshina Kannada during the initial years of our Club. We pray that may his Soul rest in eternal peace.

 Dr.K.S.Prabhakar Rao, (sitting, 3rd from right, in black checkered suit)

Being honoured by the Postal Department at KARNAPEX - 2019

Monday, January 11, 2021

Annual General Body Meeting - 2019-2020

After a long gap of 8 months we had to conduct our AGM on 13th December 2020. Our monthly meetings were cancelled due to the lock down and Covid 19 restrictions. Maybe this was for the first time that we had to cancel our meeting for such long duration. The Secretary's Report and the Accounts Statement was presented in the meeting and was approved with out any objections. 

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

Sad Demise of Sri.R.N.Prabhu

We are deeply saddened to inform you that our life member Sri R.Narayan Prabhu, passed away on 30th September 2020.  He was a an ardent Philatelist and coin collector . We pray that may his Soul rest in eternal peace pray to give the family the support which is needed in his absence.