Forschungsgemeinschaft Indien und Südasien e. V.

The German Study Circle for the postal history and philately of the Indian Subcontinent / Southern Asia


© Landeshauptstadt Mainz
Annual meeting in Mainz from September 24th, 2021 to September 26th, 2021

Due to the corona pandemic, we were unable to hold a meeting in 2020. Now we hope that the annual meeting can be held this year. FgGB is again responsible for the planning. The venue is Mainz. More information will follow. The registration form can be downloaded here.

Postage stamp “70 years of diplomatic relations between India and Germany” from Deutsche Post 06/10/2021

On June 10, 2021, Deutsche Post will issue a stamp to mark the 70 years of diplomatic relations between India and Germany. Value is 1.70 euros. Presumably there will also be an Indian parallel edition. More information will follow ...
German members can purchase the stamp at a Deutsche Post office on the day of issue or order it from the Deutsche Post dispatch point in Weiden. All foreign members who would like to have this stamp, please contact the treasurer:

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