Tag Archives: Chinese New Year
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?
This cover commemorates the upcoming Lunar New Year with stamps featuring the Year of the Monkey from the Chinese zodiac.
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).
The Year of the Horse is drawing to a close. Here is an ATM (postage label) commemorating the year from Chunghwa Post in Taiwan.
This cover from Indonesia features the full set of 3 beautifully illustrated stamps commemorating the Chinese Year of the Horse (2014).
This cover commemorates 2 Chinese New Year celebrations from Taiwan: the Year of the Horse (2014) and the Lantern Festival.
This cover commemorates the upcoming Year of the Horse with a full set of stamps from Singapore’s Zodiac Series.
This FDC from Taiwan features a postage label, or ATM, commemorating the current Year of the Snake from the Chinese zodiac.
Two very ornate souvenir sheets from Hong Kong, each featuring a set of stamps representing the 12 animals of the Chinese zodiac.
Two great covers from Taiwan celebrating the Chinese new year in the Year of the Snake, 2013.
Two great covers from Taiwan celebrating the Chinese new year in the Year of the Dragon, 2012.
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.
This cover features the SingPost Year of the Snake issue (2013).
Three covers featuring the Year of the Dragon (2012) issue from Singapore.