King Birendra’s 32nd Birthday

A set of two commemorative postage stamps on the 32nd Birth Anniversary of King Birendra of Nepal :

Birendra Bir Bikram ShahEldest son of King MahendraIssued by Nepal

Issued on 2033 Paush 14 corresponding to 28th Dec. 1976

Issued by :
His Majesty’s Government
Postal Services Department
Nepal Philatelic Bureau
Kathmandu

Designer : Mr. K. Karmacharya

Type : Stamps, Postal Used

Denomination :
a) 30 Paisa
b) 5 Paisa

Colour :
a) Buff and Burnt Sienna
b) Olive green

Size : 3.34 x 2.46 cms

Paper : Unwatermarked Adhesive coated paper

Quantity :
a) 1,000,000 (one million)
b) 3,000,000 (three million)

Sheet : 54 stamps

Process : Photogravure

Printer : India Security Press, India

Name : Birendra Bir Bikram Shah

Born on Dec 28, 1945 at Kathmandu, Nepal

Died on Jun 1, 2001 at Kathmandu, Nepal

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  • Rising above petty personal interest and narrow-mindedness, we should cultivate unity, honesty, national welfare and liberal outlook to a greater extent. – H.M. King Birendra

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