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.
04 February 2017
Birth Anniversary of Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam 15.10.2015
Dr. Kalam was one of the most distinguished scientists of India with the unique honour of having received honorary doctorates from 40 universities and institutions. He was awarded the coveted civilian awards, namely,Padma Bhushan in 1981, Padma Vibhushan in 1990, and the highest civilian award Bharat Ratnain 1997. He was recipient of several other awards and also was fellow of many professional institutions.
Dr. Kalam became the 11th President of India on 25thJuly, 2002 and remained in office till 2007. He has the distinction of being elected President of India with the support of both the ruling party and the opposition party. After serving a term of five years, he returned to his civilian life remaining active in the fields of education, writing and public service.