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New Diwali Stamp from Canada Post

14 Nov 2020  Sat

Diwali also known as the Festival of Lights, Diwali is celebrated for a variety of reasons, although common themes are the triumph of light over darkness and of good over evil. For many, this important annual observance is a time to welcome happiness and good fortune.

A five-day festival observed by Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains and other communities, Diwali is celebrated for a variety of reasons, but its main theme is the triumph of light over darkness and good over evil. Canada Post issued a stamp on Indian festival Deepawali/Diwali on 15th October 2020.

Designed by Entro Communications, the stamp features a diya and a vibrant geometric background evocative of a traditional Rangoli. Printed by Colour Innovations, the Permanent domestic rate stamp is available in a booklet of 10 stamps and affixed to an Official First Day Cover.

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