• August 12th, 2014

    New Iranian stamp issue commemorating a renowned writer

    FindYourStampsValue.com got to know that Iran has issued a postage stamp in honor of the 74th birthday of the renowned Iranian author Mahmud Dowlatabadi. The stamp was unveiled on Friday during a ceremony in Sabzevar, his hometown in Khorasan Razavi Province, the Persian service of ISNA reported on Saturday. A number of art and cultural figures, academics and several members of the Sabzevar City C ...
  • January 24th, 2012

    Iranian Native Owls on Stamps

    On 14 December 2011, Iran Post in cooperation with Iranian Environment Organization & World Wildlife Fund (WWF) released a series of commemorative stamps featuring four species of native Iranian owls. The stamps show: long-eared owl, Pallid scops owl, Brown Fish-owl, spotted owlet. The designer is Mr. Dehghan. ...
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  • October 11th, 2011

    Architectural Heritage - joint stamp issue of Belarus and Iran

    These stamps, jointly issued by the Republic of Belarus and Iran, depict architectural heritage of the countries - Mir Castle (Belarus) and Karimkhani Citadel (Iran). Mir Castle is unique monument of Belarusian architecture of the 16th century. Its construction was initiated by the Belarusian magnate Yuri Ilinich in 1520-ies. Being one of the best examples of the Belarusian fortress building engin ...
  • September 19th, 2011

    'World Crafts Day' stamps by Iran

    Iran Post has issued a set of two stamps on the occasion of the World Crafts Day. The stamps depict the images of two Iranian handicrafts - Malile (Filigree) Vase and Engraving Cup. The set was designed by Mr. Sarrafzadegan. ...
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  • July 28th, 2011

    Iranian New Year Postage Stamps

    Iran Post Co. has recently issued a series of commemorative stamps on the occasion of commencement of Iranian New Year Feast (Nowruz). The stamps, designed by Mr. Sarrafzadegan, depict the symbols of 7- Sin Table (Haft- Sin). Haft-Sin is a traditional table setting of Nowruz, the traditional Iranian spring celebration. Today the haft seen table includes seven specific items, all starting with the ...
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  • July 21st, 2011

    Iran issues composer Ruhollah Khaleqi stamp

    A stamp commemorating the prominent musician and composer Ruhollah Khaleqi (1901-1960), known for his composition of Iran's former national anthem "O, Iran", was unveiled at the Afifabad Garden in Shiraz on July 11. The stamp, printed in commemoration of the musician, was unveiled during a ceremony held on the side section of Iran's National Orchestra performance in the presence of Iranian tar vir ...
  • March 10th, 2011

    New Iranian 'Nature Day' postage stamps

    Iran Post has recently released its "Nature Day" commemorative stamps. The set features the images representing four seasons of the year. According to the Philairan.post.ir website, the stamps were designed by Mrs. Taheri and Mr. Sarrafzadegan using graphic computer technique. ...
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  • March 2nd, 2011

    The 'Global Celebration of Nowruz' commemorative stamp

    On 12 February 2011, Iran Post issued a new stamp dedicated to Nowruz - Iranian New Year Feast. Nowruz is celebrated and observed by Iranian peoples and the related cultural continent and has spread in many other parts of the world, including parts of Central Asia, South Asia, Northwestern China, the Crimea and some groups in the Balkans. Nowruz marks the first day of spring and the beginning of t ...
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  • February 28th, 2011

    Iran's joint issue with Afghanistan and Tajikistan

    Iran, Afghanistan and Tajikistan have released a joint stamp issue to strengthen the cultural relations between the Farsi speaking countries. The stamp depicts the image of the famous poet and philosopher Khaje Abdullah Ansari (also known as Pir-e-Harrat). ...
  • February 27th, 2011

    Joint stamp issue between Iran and Pakistan

    Iran and Pakistan have recently released a joint stamp issue to strengthen the relations between the two Muslim neighboring countries. The stamps depict the image of Milad Tower (Iran) and Minar e Lahore (Pakistan). Milad Tower is the tallest tower in Iran. Built in between the Shahrak-e Gharb and Gisha districts of Tehran, it stands 435 m high from base to tip of the antenna. Milad Tower is the s ...