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CULTURAL ANNIVERSARIES 2018 “GEORGE ENESCU” PHILHARMONIC BUCHAREST, 150 YEARS ROMANIAN ATHENAEUM, 130 YEARS “GEORGE ENESCU” FESTIVAL, 60 YEARS

In the Centenary year of the Great Union from 1918, Romfilatelia honors Romania’s cultural values through the postage stamp issue Cultural Anniversaries 2018: “George Enescu” Philharmonic Bucharest, 150 years; Romanian Athenaeum, 130 years; “George Enescu” Festival, 60 years. The new issue will be available on Friday, April 20th, 2018, in Romfilatelia’ own shops network in Bucharest, Bacau, Brașov, Cluj-Napoca, Iași and Timișoara and online…

Europa 2018 BRIDGES

Under the title Europa 2018, Romfilatelia introduces into circulation the postage stamp issue Bridges, topic selected for this year by PostEurop, a body of the Universal Postal Union, a specialized agency of the United Nations. The new issue will be available on Thursday, April 12th, 2018,  in Romfilatelia’ own shops network in Bucharest, Bacau, Brașov, Cluj-Napoca, Iași and Timișoara and online on http://romfilatelia.ro/store/. The issue consists of two…

Romanian Collections PLATEAUS / TRIVETS (I)

Romfilatelia continues the series of Romanian Collections postage stamp issues, this time with topic Plateaus / Trivets (I). The issue consists of six stamps and an imperforated souvenir sheet, on which trivets, a generic name designating the stands with more than three legs, as well as those with one leg and one base, from the 19th-20th centuries are represented. These exhibits belonging to a…

100 YEARS SINCE THE UNIFICATION OF BESSARABIA WITH ROMANIA

In the year of the Great Union Centenary, Romfilatelia celebrates the return of the Romanians living between the Prut and the Dniester rivers to the borders of the country, on March 27th, 1918, with the postage stamp issue 100 years since the Unification of Bessarabia with Romania. The new issue will be presented on Tuesday, March 26th, 2018, during the solemn session on the…

FOUNDERS OF THE GREAT UNION (I)

In the anniversary year of the 1918 Great Union Centenary, Romfilatelia introduces into circulation the postage stamp issue Founders of the Great Union, part I, which honors the personalities that contributed to the achievement of the Romanians’ most important ideal. The new issue will be presented on Tuesday, March 20th 2018, during the session of scientific communication dedicated to the Centenary of the Great…

THE HOLY EASTER 2018

In 2018, the Year of the Great Union Centenary, proclaimed “Solemn Year of Unity of Faith and Nation” and “Commemorative Year of the 1918 Great Union Founders” by the Holy Synod of the Romanian Orthodox Church, Romfilatelia travels to the Alba Iulia fortress, symbol of the Romanian unity due to the first unification accomplished by Michael the Brave and, subsequently, the venue of the…

MADRIGAL CHOIR, 55 YEARS

With the occasion of the 55th anniversary of the “Madrigal – Marin Constantin” National Chamber Choir foundation, Romfilatelia introduces into circulation the postage stamp issue Madrigal Choir, 55 years. The new issue will be available on Tuesday, February 27th 2018, in Romfilatelia’ own shops network in Bucharest, Bacau, Brașov, Cluj-Napoca, Iași and Timișoara and online on http://romfilatelia.ro/store/.  On the stamp with the face value of Lei 8 is reproduced…

THE INFINITY COLUMN, TRIBUTE TO ROMANIAN HEROES

“Go! Embrace The Infinity Column with the palms of the opened hands. Then, lifting your eyes,  look at it and you will thus know,  indeed, the self of the sky.”   Constantin Brancusi (1876-1957)  On the occasion of the Centenary of the Great Union, as a sign of respect and gratitude for the sacrifice of the World War I soldiers, Romfilatelia introduces in circulation the…

“THE ROMANIAN RENAISSANCE” IN PAINTING

The national and cultural renaissance of Romania represents a moment with a great historical burden, leading to the realization of the idea of national unity. With the occasion of the 170th anniversary of the 1848 Revolution, Romfilatelia introduces into circulation the postage stamp issue “The Romanian Renaissance” in painting. The new issue will be available on Friday, February 16th, 2018, in Romfilatelia’ own shops network in Bucharest, Bacau,…

WINTER OLYMPIC GAMES 2018

Having a history of nearly 100 years and inspired by the Greek Olympic Games of the 8th century B.C. – 4th A.D., the Winter Olympics Games from this year is the most awaited sporting event. The first edition took place in 1924 in Chamonix, France, and brought together five sports practiced at that time: bob, curling, ice hockey, skating and skiing. The Winter Olympic…