Friday, 13 November 2015

Deepavali 2015 屠妖节2015




2015 Deepavali Self-made Maxicards. Cancelled on 10th Nov SPM Deepavali Special Postmark.
2015年屠妖节自制极限片。销11月10日新加坡集邮馆纪念邮戳。

Monday, 26 October 2015

50th Anniversary of Citizens Consultative Committees





50th Anniversary of Citizens Consultative Committees Self-Made Maxicards.
Cancelled with 24th Oct FDI Postmark


"The essence of the contributions of the Citizens' Consultative Committees (CCCs) over the last 50 years is depicted in this commemorative stamp set as five core values: promoting "Racial Harmony", fostering "Social Cohesion", "Care for the Community", serving as the "Voice of the People", and rallying people of different backgrounds to come together to make a "Commitment to build a better Singapore"."

Monday, 8 September 2014

Philippine Tricycle 菲律宾三轮车


Philippine Tricycle Self-made Maxicard. Cancelled with 12 Nov 2013 FDI Postmark.
菲律宾三轮车自制极限片。销2013年11月12日首日纪念戳
 
"It is three wheeler motor-rickshaw commonly used in the Philippines as mode of transportation on short distances. They can be found in every city, town or village. Tricycles are part of Filipino way of living and moving around without them would be difficult."


Thursday, 28 August 2014

Dream of the Red Chamber 红楼梦

 
“Dream of the Red Chamber " Real-Posted FDC. Posted on 21th June 2014 from Shenzhen, China
"红楼梦"首日实寄封。6月21日由深圳寄出
 
  "The novel 'Dream of the Red Chamber', also known as 'The Story of the Stone', is considered a milestone in the history of Chinese classical novels and a masterpiece in Chinese and world literature. Its author, Cao Xueqin, spent 10 years writing the novel based on his own life experience. The novel depicts the rise and decay of the Jia clan and the love tragedy between Jia Baoyu and Lin Daiyu, giving readers a full picture of social life in the late period of feudal China."

Monday, 25 August 2014

49 Years of Independence 独立49周年


49 Years of Independence  "Great Singapore Sale" Self-made Maxicard. Cancelled on 4th Aug with FDI Postmark
独立49周年"新加坡大热卖“自制极限片。销8月4日首日纪念戳
 
"We love shopping so much, that we immortalised it with an annual retail festival."

Wednesday, 13 August 2014

Huangmei Opera 黄梅戏

 
“Huangmei Opera" Real-Posted FDC. Posted on 6th July 2014 from Shenzhen, China
"黄梅戏"首日实寄封。7月6日由深圳寄出
 
 
The pictures on the stamps are titled "Fairy Couple", "The Emperor's Female Son-in-Law", and "Collecting Grass for Pigs", respectively.
“A famed opera in China, the Huangmei opera can trace its origins to rural areas among Anhui, Hubei and Jiangxi provinces some 200 years ago. A large number of good plays have been staged and numerous star singers mushrooms since the founding of the People's Republic of China. All its plays are about reality and life and have thus won the heart of the audience. It was inscribed on the list of China's national intangible cultural heritage in 2006."

49 Years of Independence 独立49周年

 
49 Years of Independence  "Park Connector Network" Self-made Maxicard. Cancelled on 4th Aug with FDI Postmark
独立49周年"公园交际网络“自制极限片。销8月4日首日纪念戳。
 
 
“Way before being environmentally friendly became popular, Singapore has been championing the clean and green cause. Today, we have an intricate network of green corridors and biking routes we are proud of"