Welcome to My Indian stamps, first-day covers and postcards gallery. These items have all been collected by me since the age of seven. My desire here, is to show as often as I can, some of my presumed beauties and talk about them. And hopefully make Your Day in the bargain. In case you want a better view, JUST CLICK on the picture and it will be ENLARGED. Please also see my picture postcards blog www.mypicturepostcards.blogspot.in, and also my stamps blog www.letstalkstamps.blogspot.com.
03 January 2017
Birth Anniversary of Pratap Narayan Mishra 24.9.2013
Pratap Narayan Mishra was born on 24th September, 1856 in the village Baijegaon, District Unnao. His father, Pt. Sankata Prasad Mishra, was an astrologer.
Mishra was one of the pioneers of Hindi literature. He was the founder publisher and editor of the famous Hindi monthly journal ‘Brahmin‘ which started on 15thMarch, 1883. It was the mouthpiece for the cause of national unity, social awareness and against the atrocities of theBritishrule. Mishra was also a co–editor of a daily newspaper ‘Hindustan‘ which was brought out in association with
Pratap Narayan Mishra died on 6thJuly, 1894 at a young age of 38 in Kanpur.