Sunday, August 22, 2010

Onam Greetings


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A missed Onam

Saturday, August 14, 2010

Happy Independence Day

This photo is of the first postage stamp of free India.

The value given is 3 ½ Annas. The currency system in India at that point of time was:

1 Rupee = 16 Annas

1 Anna = 4 Pice

1 Pice = 3 Pies

It would be also interesting to see the posts

Azad Hind

Capt. Lakshmi: From stethoscope to Sten gun