25 Mar 2017  Sat

Manipuri, the most beautiful and unique dance form of the Indian dance traditions is based on the love story of Radha and Lord Krishna. It is perfectly executed in the form of a dance-drama taking the theme of ‘Raas Lila’...

25 Mar 2017  Sat

The British Parliament passed an Act Abolishing the Slave Trade throughout the British Empire on 25th March 1807. However, it was not till 1838 that slavery finally got abolished. Even after being abolished, it still continue...

25 Mar 2017  Sat

Tughluq dynasty was one of the greatest dynasties that ruled India from 1320 till 1414. This dynasty was founded by Ghiyath-Al-Din Tughluq in the year 1320. They were a Muslim dynasty of Turkish origin that ruled Delhi Sultan...

24 Mar 2017  Fri

Since ancient times we have seen various Gods and Goddess on Coins and Seals.

Indo-Greek rulers were probably first to depict or portray themselves and deities on them though Indian Historians credit Kushan to do so...

24 Mar 2017  Fri

‘Shine on these sacred rites with prosp'rous rays, and pleas'd accept thy suppliant's mystic praise.’ – Orpheus.

Luna, as the Romans called her, was the beautiful and bewitching Goddess of Moon. Together with D...

24 Mar 2017  Fri

“Unite to End TB: Leave No One Behind.” –Theme 2017.

World Tuberculosis (TB) Day, designed to raise awareness regarding the global epidemic of TB and efforts to eliminate it. Responsible for killing millions ev...

24 Mar 2017  Fri

This beautiful gold tanka was issued by Gujarat Sultan, Shams Al-Din Muzaffar Shah III. The reign of Muzaffar Shah begins from 1560 and goes on to 1573 AD. As his reign begins, Gujarat Sultanate was carved into personal fiefd...

24 Mar 2017  Fri

The Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) will be introducing the 2017 Intaglio Print Subscription Program, Constitution Series on 4th April. This collection, highlighting the US constitution features engraved vignettes depi...

24 Mar 2017  Fri

Finland issued a new stamp called Summer Flowers. It depicts a bunch of daisies, red clovers, bluebells, and blueberry twigs. Designed by Anna-Mari West, the non-denominated self-adhesive stamp also features the map in the up...

24 Mar 2017  Fri

Certain East German stamps issues of the 1950s are in high demand. Economic and industrial activity was controlled by the state in East Germany. Two series of 84 non-denominated Official stamps each were issued in 1964 for th...

24 Mar 2017  Fri

The Kagin’s auction at Orlando, Fla sold an 1861 Clark, MS 63 Gruber & Co. $2.50 pioneer gold coin for $30,550. Pioneer or territorial gold coins are private issues that were mostly produced where Gold was found in plenty b...

24 Mar 2017  Fri

The sale of 2017 United States Mint Proof Set will begin on 29th March. The coins included in the set are - Five America the Beautiful Quarters Program coins, one Native American $1 Coin, one Kennedy half-dollar, one Roosevel...

24 Mar 2017  Fri

The Isle of Man is known for its fifth-century Gaelic cultural ties which were followed by Viking settlements. Kingdoms of Norway, Scotland and England ruled the land after that. It became a self-governing Crown dependency si...

23 Mar 2017  Thu

Jaisalmer Fort locally known as Sonar Quila is one of the largest forts in the world located in Jaisalmer City in Rajasthan, India. It was built in 1156 AD by the Bhati Rajput ruler Rao Jaisal, from where it originates its na...

23 Mar 2017  Thu

The first banknotes of independent Pakistan will be exhibited by Numisbing, a Dubai-based numismatics company in Deira, o Pakistan Day - 23rd March. Collectors are welcome to take a look at the collection for the entire week....

23 Mar 2017  Thu

Rs 10 denomination banknotes in the Mahatma Gandhi Series 2005 will be soon released by the RBI. The notes will feature inset letter 'L' in the number panels, the signature of RBI Governor Urjit R Patel, and the year 2017 pri...

23 Mar 2017  Thu

Three stamps were issued under the Maltese Flora series that began on 27 June 2014. More sets of three were issued in 2015.

The new stamps feature orchids. The Mediterranean fan-lipped orchid is shown on the 0.26 sta...

23 Mar 2017  Thu

NGC has now certified 2,000,000 Chinese coins in just 18 months, a feat that no other third-party coin grading service has achieved so far. NGC opened an Official Submission Center in Guangzhou in 2008. They have invested mil...

23 Mar 2017  Thu

The 12-piece Angels and Demons Steampunk Coin Collection series from Osborne Coinage Co. feature the demon Cornelius on one of the first two 1-ounce and 5-ounce .999 fine silver medals in Proof as well as Antique/ vintage fin...

23 Mar 2017  Thu

Fiji issued special standard and colourized 1-ounce .999 fine silver bullion coins with the help of Scottsdale Silver featuring famous Japanese woodblock art “The Great Wave off Kanagawa”.

The reverse of the 201...