New special cover issued on 31st January 2020 at Hubballi (Karnataka) during 156th Maryada Mahotsav of Pujya Acharya Mahashraman Ji Maharaj. Padmavibhushan Rajarshi Dr. D. Virendra Heggade of Dharmsthala was chief guest of the function.
On the occasion of inauguration of centenary year celebration of Muni Diksha of first Digamber Jain Acharya of 20th century Prathamacharya Shantisagar Ji Maharaj, a special cover and special cancelation has been released at Humcha (Karnataka) on 20th March 2019. A function was organized in the holy presence of Pujya Acharya Vardhmansagar ji Maharaj in which Swasti Shree Devandrakeerthi Bhattarak Swamiji released the cover.
India Post has released a special cover and special cancellation on Sataurday 9th February 2019 on the occasion of Baghavan Bahubali Swamy 4th Mahamastakabhishek Mahotsav -2019 at Ratnagiri, Dharmsthala (District South Kannada) Karnataka.
This 39 feet high statue of Bhagwan Bahubali was established by Dr. Veerendra Heggade ji in the year 1982. After every 12 years grand Mahamastakabhishek mahotsav is being organized here. This is the 4th Mahamastakabhishek. Previously during inauguration in the year 1982 and during last Mahamastakabhishek in the year 2007 also special covers had been issued.
In grand starting function of Mahamastakabhishek, this cover was released by Pujya Sri Vishweshathertha Swamiji of Udupi Pejawar Mutt, Padmavibhushana Dr. Veerendra Heggade ji Kshetradhikari of Dharmsthsla, Chief Minister of Karnataka Honorable Sri Kumarswamy, Central Minister Sri Sadanandgouda, Minister Sri U T Khadar, India Post SSPO Puttur Division Sri Jagadhish Pai, Mr. Mahaveer Kundur,…
On the occasion of 63rd punyatithi Mahotsav of first Jain Saint Prathamachaya Shanti Sagar Ji Maharaj, two special covers and special cancellations have been issued at famous jain pilgrime centres Sravanabelgola (Karnataka) and Rishabhgiri Mangi Tungi (Maharashtra) on 11th September 2018.
At Sravanabelgola special cover was released in the holy presence of Pujya Bhattarak Charukirti Mahaswamiji in a grand function. At Mangi Tungi Pujya Aryika Gyanmati Mataji and Pujya Ravindra Kirti Swamiji graced the release function.
On the occasion of the 50th Sanyam Swarn Jayanti Mahotsav of Pujya Jain Acharya Vidhyasagar Ji Maharaj, India Post has released a special cover and special cancellation at Satna (M. P.) In a graceful function on 17th July 2018.