05 July 2015
Vinoba Bhave - Death Anniversary 15.11.1983
The first day cover is based on a sketch titled 'Lead Kindly Light' drawn by Gajanan Ambulkar.
Vinayak Narahari "Vinoba" Bhave (11 September 1895 – 15 November 1982) was an Indian advocate of nonviolence and human rights. Often called Acharya (Sanskrit for teacher), he is best known for the Bhoodan Movement. He is considered as a National Teacher of India and the spiritual successor of Mohandas Gandhi.