zondag 26 januari 2014

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I almost forgot to post this card I received from India
via Sendsomething
Shame on me

Pune, India
Pune is known to have existed as a town since 847 AD. It was the first capital of the Maratha Empire under Chhatrapati Shivaji Raje Bhosale. In the 18th century, Pune became the political centre of Indian subcontinent, as the seat of Maratha Peshwas who were the prime ministers of the Maratha Empire.
Pune is the cultural capital of Maharashtra. Since the 1950-60s, Pune has had traditional old-economy industries which continue to grow. The city is now also known for Manufacturing, Automobile, Government & Private sector Research Institutes, Information technology (IT) and Educational, Management,Training institutes that attract migrants, students and Professionals not only from India but also students from South east Asia, Middle East and African countries.


The stamps used on this card were issued in 
2013 to commemorate 100 years of Indian cinema

2 opmerkingen:

  1. Pretty much all Indian stamps I've seen have been amazing, and these are no exception.

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