Forschungsgemeinschaft Indien und Südasien e. V.

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


17-March-2018, Saturday
The Regional Meeting of the GB&CWPS is scheduled for 10:00 a. m. at Werder (Havel). Members of the FGI are invited to attend this meeting. The venue is as always the hotel Hotel zur Insel / Am Markt 6 / 14542 Werder.
How to get to Werder by public transport:
From Berlin on Saturday morning by railway Regionalexpress. Train departs from the stations Friedrichstrasse, Hauptbahnhof, Charlottenburg. After arrival at Werder railway station there is a connection bus to Werder Post or Werder, Am Gutshof. Werder (Havel) lies within the tariff zone "C" of the Berlin public transport system. The ticket is valid for the bus too.
For any questions you may contact the GB&WPS secretary, Mr. Niedermeyer by phone 030 / 94 38 22 08 or by e-mail

ISC auction closing date Noon GMT, 08 April 2018
Members of the FGI are invited to take part in the private auction. The 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 to 07-Oct-2018 at Lindau am 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 (as far as already defined) is available HERE (PROGRAM)
The application form can be opened for printing HERE (APPLICATION FORM).

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