About Virtual Philately


Department of Posts organizes philatelic exhibitions at all levels viz. State and District level as a part of its Philately Promotion Program.It is objective of the Department to organize exhibitions on a regular basis in all the States and Districts of the Country. The exhibitions are organized in cooperation with the philatelic organizations active in the area. Owing to situations arisen due to COVID-19 pandemic, the activities like Philatelic Exhibitions involving Philatelist, school children and general public are little difficult due to social distancing norms. idea to hold Philatelic Exhibition “Virtually” has been evolved which resulted in development of this virtual platform to enable the Philatelist to showcase their valuable collection of stamps and other related materials. Also, this platform is for school children who can participate in various competitions and prove their talent in various innovative fields. This effort of Himachal Pradesh Postal Circle is a contribution towards the thought that every crisis always brings an opportunity to discover new ways to move forward in life.