22 December 2016
150th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekanand 12.1.2013
India is today celebrating 150th Birth Anniversary of Great religious leader and social reformist Swami Vivekanand. India Post has issued 4 stamps and a sheetlet consisting 8 stamps (70 Rs) on this occasion.
Earlier India Post released 3 stamps on Swamiji and his life. First stamp was issued on 17 Jan 1963 on Birth centenary ,Second Stamp was released in 1993 and third was released on 26th Dec 1996 on Vivekananda Rock Memorial