Forschungsgemeinschaft Indien und Südasien e. V.

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


Private Auction held at the Philatelic Meeting Lindau
Again this year more than 200 lots from the collecting fields Grat Britain and Commonwealth will be offered in a private auction. The auction catalogue - including pictures of nearly all lots - can be opened with the following link: Catalogue Lindau
Please be patient while loading the PDF document. Due to the many pictures the document has a size of more than 150 MB.

You can print a bidding form (PDF): Bidding Form

Information about the auction or lots and copies of lots can be obtained from:
James Heal – phone +49 30 92128317 or e-mail

ISC auctions
Members of the FGI are invited to take part in the private auctions. Usually four auctions will be held in year. The actual auction catalogue can be reached by the following link: ISC auction catalogue
You have to apply for participation once before taking part. For application contact the FGI secretary.

Philatelic-Meeting from 04/05-Oct-2018 till 07-Oct-2018 in Lindau / Bodensee (Lake Constance).
This year's Philatelic Meeting with participants from CH, D, GB, NL will be organized by the GB&CWPS. You can expect a program as was offered in the last years with great success. Additionally the GB&CWPS will celebrate its 40-years jubilee.
The program has been updated (Status: 15.05.2018). You will find it HERE (PROGRAM)
The annual general meeting of the FGI will be held on Saturday, 06-Oct-2018 at 04.30 p.m.
The application form (Status: 26.03.2018) has been updated too and now shows prices. It can be opened for printing HERE (APPLICATION FORM).
Send in your application until end of April latest.

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