King Mahendra’s 46th Birthday

A commemorative postage stamp on the 46th Birth Anniversary of King Mahendra :

H.M. King Mahendra Bir Bikram Shah DevaIssued by Nepal

Issued on Jun 11, 1966

Issued for : The 47th birthday anniversary of H.M. King Mahendra Bir Bikram Shah Deva is being enthusiastically celebrated as a great national festival throughout the length and breadth of the country today, 11th of June, 1966. On this solemn occasion the people of Nepal pray Almighty for long life and health of the beloved Monarch, the architect of emerging modern Nepal.

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

Stamp Design by : Uttam ‘Nepali’

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Denomination : 15 Paisa

Colour : Buff and Plum

Size : Pictorial 3.91 cms x 2.90 cms

Perforation : 13 x 13

Paper : Unwatermarked Adhesive stamp paper

Number : ½ million

Sheet : 35 stamps per issue sheet

Printing Process : Photogravure

Name : Mahendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev

Born on Jun 11, 1920 at Narayanhity Royal Palace, Kathmandu, Nepal

Died on Jan 31, 1972 at Dialo Bangala, Bharatpur, Nepal

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