02 July 2015
Rock Garden in Chandigarh 23.9.1983
The stamp and the first day cover show a views of the Rock Garden in Chandigarh, designed by Mr. Nek Chand.
The rock garden or Rock Garden of Chandigarh is a Sculpture garden in Chandigarh, India, also known as Nek Chand's Rock Garden after its founder Nek Chand, a government official who started the garden secretly in his spare time in 1957. Today it is spread over an area of forty-acres (160,000 m²), it is completely built of industrial and home waste and thrown-away items.