Thursday , May 25 2017

Hindu Festival Diwali commemorated on USPS stamp

Hindu Festival Diwali

The USPS commemorates the joyous Hindu Festival Diwali, also known as Deepavali, a festival of light, knowledge and victory of good over evil. One of the most important annual Hindu events, the holiday celebrates the triumph of good over evil. …

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Sports of Rio 2016 Olympic Games Brazil

Rio 2016 Olympic Games Mascot Vinicius

The 2016 Summer Olympics, commonly known as Rio 2016 Olympic Games, are the thirty-first Summer Olympic Games to be held at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The 2016 Summer Olympics are officially known as the Games of the XXXI Olympiad. The …

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Australian Owls : stealthy nocturnal hunters

Australian Owls stamps

Australia post issued four stamps featuring magnificent birds of prey Australian Owls, pictured within their natural habitat. The Adelaide-based wildlife artist Christopher Pope designed the stamps with naturalistic illustrations. The issue depicts four Owls: Sooty Owl (Tyto tenebricosa), Rufous Owl …

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