Nepal Rashtriya Yuva Mahotsav 1968

A commemorative postage stamp on the 23rd birthday of Crown Prince Birendra, celebrated as National Youth Festival :

National Youth Festival : Young People Dancing around FlagIssued by Nepal

Issued on 14th Poush 2025 corresponding to 28th December, 1968

Issued by : His Majesty’s Government, Postal Services Department, Nepal Philatelic Bureau, G.P.O. Building, Kathmandu, Nepal

Designer : K. Karmacharya

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Denomination : 25 Paisa

Colour : violet blue

Size : 4.06 cms x 2.28 cms

Perforation : 14 x 14½

Paper : Unwatermarked Adhesive Stamp paper on reels

Quantity : 2,50,000

Sheet : 50 Stamps

Printing 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

About : 

  • Himself a bright and jubilant youth H.R.H. Crown Prince Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev has been a source of inspiration to all Nepalese young people. The activities of Nepal Youth Organization, Junior Red Cross, Nepal Association of Fine Arts and Nepal Boy and Girls Scout have been particularly inspired and guided by him. Most fittingly his birthday today is being celebrated as the National Youth Festival throughout the country.

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