Tag Archives: Chinese New Year

Thailand 1120 FDC Year of the Rooster

FDC: Year of the Rooster, Thailand

Chinese New Year is here and the Year of the Rooster has begun. Best wishes for the year ahead from Thailand. Will it be a good year for you?

Cover: Year of the Monkey (Singapore)

This cover commemorates the upcoming Lunar New Year with stamps featuring the Year of the Monkey from the Chinese zodiac.

Stamps Cover Singapore 2015 Year of the Goat featured

Cover: Year of the Goat (Singapore)

This cover continues the current Singapore series of animals from the Chinese zodiac: 2015 is the Year of the Goat (or Sheep – as I understand it, the original Chinese term is not that specific).

Stamps Cover FDC Taiwan 2014-09-12 Gallant Horse ATM featured

FDC: Gallant Horse Postage Label from Taiwan

The Year of the Horse is drawing to a close. Here is an ATM (postage label) commemorating the year from Chunghwa Post in Taiwan.

Stamps Cover Indonesia 2014 Year of the Horse 2014-01-15

Cover: Year of the Horse (Indonesia)

This cover from Indonesia features the full set of 3 beautifully illustrated stamps commemorating the Chinese Year of the Horse (2014).

Stamps Cover FDC Taiwan 2014 Year of the Horse

Cover: Year of the Horse (Taiwan)

This cover commemorates 2 Chinese New Year celebrations from Taiwan: the Year of the Horse (2014) and the Lantern Festival.

stamps cover Singapore 2014 Year of the Horse

Cover: Year of the Horse (Singapore)

This cover commemorates the upcoming Year of the Horse with a full set of stamps from Singapore’s Zodiac Series.

Stamps Cover FDC Taiwan 2013 Spiritual Snake ATM

FDC: Spiritual Snake Postage Label from Taiwan

This FDC from Taiwan features a postage label, or ATM, commemorating the current Year of the Snake from the Chinese zodiac.

Chinese Zodiac souvenir sheet - Gold - 2012

Souvenir sheets: Chinese Zodiac

Two very ornate souvenir sheets from Hong Kong, each featuring a set of stamps representing the 12 animals of the Chinese zodiac.

Year of the Snake - TW - 2013

Covers: Year of the Snake

Two great covers from Taiwan celebrating the Chinese new year in the Year of the Snake, 2013.

Year of the Dragon - TW - 2011

Covers: Year of the Dragon

Two great covers from Taiwan celebrating the Chinese new year in the Year of the Dragon, 2012.

Year of the Snake 2013

Cover: Year of the Snake

Country: Indonesia Date: 2nd May 2013 Year of the Snake cover from Indonesia with the whole souvenir sheet used as postage. With clear CDS cancels. 2564, as printed on the souvenir sheet, is the lunar year according to the Chinese calendar (2013 in the Gregorian calendar). Thanks to Basora for this cover.

Year of the Snake 2013

Cover: Year of the Snake (Singapore)

This cover features the SingPost Year of the Snake issue (2013).

Year of the Dragon 2012

Covers: Year of the Dragon (Singapore)

Three covers featuring the Year of the Dragon (2012) issue from Singapore.