A Booklet issued by the Ministry of Culture, Government of India: Year of Combo set issue: 2019
Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji 550th Parkash Guru Purab,
A Presentation Combo Set of Stamps (Miniature Sheet depicting five select Gurudwaras) issued by India Post and a Rs.550/- (Commemorative Quaternary Silver Coin) issued by the IGM Kolkata, SPMCIL
The Combo Presentation Pack of Stamps and Coin:
1. Rs.550/- (Commemorative Silver Coin) issued by the IGM Kolkata, SPMCIL
the specifications of this coin: Denomination: Rs.550/- ; Metal Composition: Quaternary Alloy; Weight: 35.0 grams; Diameter/Size: 44.0 mm; Shape: Circular; No. of Serrations: 200.
2. The Miniature Sheet (MS) containing the stamps on the five select Gurudwaras - Gurudwara Nanak Lama Sahib, Chungthang, Gurudwara Darbar Sahib, Dera Baba Nanak, Gurdaspur, Gurudwara Janamsthan, Nankana Sahib, Gurudwara Ber Sahib, Sultanpur Lodhi and Gurudwara Nanak Jhira Sahib, Bidar.
3. The First Day Cover (FDC) is titled at left - "GURU NANAK DEV JI 550th Parkash Guru Purab" (in both Hindi & English).
At right are affixed the five Postage stamps on the select Gurudwaras. The Special Cancellation Handstamp/postmark is dated "09.11.2019".
4. The Booklet issued by the Ministry of Culture, Government of India: This Booklet compiled by the Ministry of Culture, Government of India bears a description of his Life and Teachings, Travels, Writings (Sacred Bani), Sacred Places and a timeline of Guru Nanak Dev ji's life.
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