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THE HISTORY OF ROYALTY, MICHAEL I

“The Royal Crown is not a symbol of the past, but a unique representation of our independence, sovereignty and unity. The Crown is a reflection of the State and the Nation. The Crown has consolidated Romania through loyalty, courage, respect, generosity and modesty.” King Michael I On 25th October 2014, the longest living statesman in Romania´s entire history, His Majesty King Michael I, turns…

FRUITS AND FAUNA

Romfilatelia dedicates a special postage stamp issue to fruits and fauna from the Carpathian Mountains of Romania, illustrating the ancestral relation between the animal and vegetal kingdoms; the four pairs of elements selected for the topic of the issue harmoniously link wild fruits and animals. At the intersection of five biogeographically regions,Romaniaranks as one of the richest lands through its biodiversity, its diversified natural…

World Conference of Masonic Regular Grand Lodges

On the occasion of this year’s organisation in Bucharest, between May 14th- 17th, of the World Conference of Masonic Regular Grand Lodges, Romfilatelia introduces into circulation the postage stamps issue dedicated to this event. Of particular importance, the organisation of the World Conference of Masonic Regular Grand Lodges inRomaniais perceived as a unique event in our society, as an evocation of a special consideration…

ROMA PEOPLE IN ROMANIAN PAINTING

The Romanian Parliament decided, by Law no. 28/2011 of March 11th, that the Remembrance Day of the Roma Slavery Abolition should take place every year, on February 20th.   In this context, Romfilatelia dedicates to the Roma minority a postage stamps issue entitled Roma people in Romanian painting. The minority is represented nationally by the National Agency for Roma. The vision of the Agency…

BLACK SEA, HISTORY REWRITTEN

The Judgment of the International Court of Justice (ICJ or the World Court, as it is also known) of The Hague, the principal judicial organ of the United Nations, in the case “Maritime Delimitation in the Black Sea” (Romania v. Ukraine) was publicly delivered on 3 February 2009. In 2014 there are 5 years since this moment, to which Romfilatelia dedicates the postage stamps…

DESERT FLOWERS

Flora, theme deeply cherished by philately lovers, is approached again this year by Romfilatelia in the postage stamps issue Desert Flowers, released in a distinct illustrative manner. When you think about desert, what is the first thing coming to your mind? Maybe sand and heat? Or perhaps vegetation? Or rather its absence? Although the desert is a geographical area where rainfalls are very rare,…

TIMIŞOARA – 800 YEARS OF DOCUMENTARY TESTIMONY

Located in a strategic place from where one could control the largest part of Banat Plain,Timisoarathrived especially during the reign of Charles Robert of Anjou(1308-1342). Between 1316 and 1323, in the context of political turmoil from the Hungarian Kingdom, Charles Robert ofAnjoumoved the capital city toTimisoara, on which occasion they decided the construction of the royal palace. For a period of 50 years (1440-1490),…