Saṃskṛtam (Sanskrit) known as “Divine Speech” and “Language of the Gods” in Indian tradition is the source of later languages of India. Precision is its beauty. “Philately” (Fr: Philatélie) is the study of postage stamps. The legacy that Sanskrit has left to us is India's legacy. Displayed here are Stamps, Covers, Post Cards & Postmarks which have a bearing on Sanskrit. Translators and Promoters of Institutions are included. However, holders of a degree in Skt and quoters are excluded.
Monday, February 8, 2016
Women in Sanskrit Literature, 2014 - Special Cover
India Post issued a special cover on 15.09.2014 commemorating the Karnataka Sanskrit University. The cover bears the theme "Women in Sanskrit Literature". It portrays the famous painting of Raja Ravi Varma. (Further information about this release is to be gathered)