Forschungsgemeinschaft Indien und Südasien e. V.

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


Philatelic meeting from 10th to 12th May 2024 in Nürnberg

The annual meeting 2024 will be held from May 10th to 12th in Nürnberg. As part of this event, we will also hold our FGI general meeting on May 11th. The organizer this year is the FGI. Overnight stays are to be booked directly at the hotel. Here you find the registration form and here the preliminary program.

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

On June 10, 2021, Deutsche Post issued a stamp to mark the 70 years of diplomatic relations between India and Germany. Value is 1.70 euros. An Indian parallel edition has also been issued.
German members can purchase the stamp at a German Post office 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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