Nepal on International Human Rights Year 1968

A commemorative postage stamp on the International Year for Human Rights on 20th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights :

Buddha and Human Rights FlameIssued by Nepal

Issued on 25th Mansir (corresponding to 10th December 1968)

Design : The central design is the Flame of Freedom, the universally adopted emblem of Human Rights. This is supplemented by the profile of the Buddha whose philosophy, propounded twenty five centuries ago, helped to propagate the human virtues of compassion, tolerance and respect for others which form the basic ingredients for the effective recognition of Human Rights throughout the world.

Designer : K. Karmacharya

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Denomination : 1 Rupee

Colour : Olive green scarlet

Size : 4.06 x 2.28 Cms

Perforation : 14 x 14½

Paper : Unwatermarked adhesive Stamp paper on reels

Quantity : 200,000

Sheet : 50 Stamps

Printing Process : Photogravure

Printer : India Security Press, Nasik

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