Jan 6, 2009

Thillaiyadi Valliammai FDC from India


FDC Name:Thillaiyadi Valliammai
Issue Date:31st DEC'2008
Details:She was born on 22-02-1898. As a patriot she fought the British to get freedom in her young age, Even Annal Gandhi praised her as one invoked independence feeling to her and remained as his ideal. She died on 22-02-1914. As a mark of respect her memorial was opened on 13-08-1971. Her statue, life history and photographs displayed here to visit public at the area of 2451.65sqm. The Library also functioning regularly in this memorial. Situated in Thillayadi Valliammai Village at Tharangambadi Taulk.

  • Denomination 500p
  • 0.4 Million stamps printed
  • India Security Press Nasik designed the stamps.
  • Alka Sharma designed the First Day Cover and the pictorial first day postmark
Remark:Nice real posted FDC by my friend from India by registered post.Thanks to India post for making availability of the materials.

4 comments:

raj said...

I AM FROM THILLAIYADI,VERY NICE TO SEE THIS PAGE AND APPRICIATE U AND THANKS TO INDIAN GOVERNMENT FOR PUBLISH THIS ISSUE TO KNOW EVERYBODY IN INDIA

rnateshan said...

thanks a lot

Anonymous said...

Can someone write here how to get few stamps of this great freedom fighter Thillaiyadi Valliammai, is it available online?. Or Where can I buy them, will it be available in all Post office or certain P.O?.

if they printed only 0.4 million piece of stamps, is it sold out?. Thanks,
Saint
upliftthem@gmail.com

Suzanne Franco said...

Does anyone know if there are any living members of Valliamma's family as I am a writing a piece of history on her life.

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