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The tears of the angels, the tears of an entire nation

The date of October 30th, 2015 was a gloomy day for our country. The sadness and the pain caused by the tragedy from the Colectiv club have exceeded the borders of our capital city, and from that fatidical moment the suffering and sorrow have settled among our daily feelings. We have witnessed an impressive national mobilization, where our fellow men and institutions have shown…

Postage stamps present four of man’s best friends

Many consider dogs as man’s best friend and certainly the unique relationship we have with these animals deserves a special status. Therefore, Romfilatelia and the Romanian postage stamp honour canis semper fidelis through a postage stamp issue entitled Intelligent dogs, which brings to the forefront the relationship between man and his four-legged friend and marks 65 years since the establishment of the Cynological Centre…

135 years of diplomatic Romanian – American relations celebrated on the national stamp

Consistent with its mission of promoting important events, Romfilatelia creates a postage stamp issue on the occasion of 135 years since the initiation of diplomatic Romanian – American relations, thus marking a significant bilateral anniversary. The philatelic project comes to reconfirm Romania’s most comprehensive special partnership to date, being suggestively entitled 135 years of diplomatic relations Romania – United States of America. The philatelic…

Celebrate the winter holidays together with Romfilatelia and the Romanian stamp * Christmas 2015 *

“Joy is the true gift of Christmas.” (Pope Benedict XVI) Out of joy for all believers and the Romanian people’s culture, but also as an extension of a cherished tradition, Romfilatelia marks the Holy Feast of Jesus Christ’s Nativity through a special postage stamp issue, suggestively entitled Christmas 2015, which will be available for purchase starting from Friday, November 6th, 2015, in Romfilatelia’s shops…

Discover the road to victory alongside Ion Tiriac and the Romanian stamp

Peter O’Toole’s quote – “I will not be an ordinary man, because I have the right to be extraordinary” – can easily exemplify the choice of Romfilatelia’s latest philatelic issue’s topic, as the project is dedicated to a great Romanian sportsman, a champion whose motivation had no boundaries and whose dedication created legends. Having the title, Ion Tiriac, A Legendary Champion, the postage stamp…

Romanian stamp invites you to hunting on royal domains

With a rich and long history, whose source can be found in mythology, but also in popular belief, hunting is an occupation with a significance shaped by time, which evolved from ensuring the need for food and the defence from potential animal attacks to that of hobby or passion, the last meaning receiving, in time, cultural or symbolic connotations. Hunting as a royal passion…

Philatelic premiere at the anniversary of the National Bank of Romania

At the anniversary of 135 years since the establishment of the National Bank of Romania, Romfilatelia celebrates it through a postage stamp issue, with an eponymous title, dedicated to one of the oldest institutions in our country, whose importance is indisputable from a cultural and financial standpoint. Starting with Tuesday, September 29th, 2015, the philatelic issue’s elements will be available in Romfilatelia’s stores from…

Discover the unique land of Moldavia on the Romanian stamps

Continuing the invitation launched two years ago, that of discovering Romanian regions through postage stamps, miniature art objects, in 2015 Romfilatelia adds to this project another two philatelic thematic issues. Moldavia is the latest region completing the complex project of promoting the national heritage, developed under the name of Discover Romania, but also the place where 157 years ago the first Romanian postage stamp…

Waterfowl traveling in the postage stamps world

Attractive theme, both for children and for adults, fauna is often found in the Romanian philatelic patrimony, being appreciated by collectors, that arouses interest not only of the philatelists, but also, the general public. The latest postage stamp issue also integrates in the fauna topic, entitled waterfowl and being compound from 4 stamps and one souvenir sheet. Observed and documented by humans since the…

Elements of the Christian tradition illustrated on the Romanian postage stamps – Solemn Year of the Parish and Monastery Mission Today –

In its mission to promote national values and symbols, as well as facts of great importance for the Romanian people, Romfilatelia pays homage, through the latest philatelic project it achieves, to an important spiritual event of the year. In the context of declaring 2015 as the Solemn Year of the Parish and Monastery Mission Today, the postage stamp issue with eponymous title marks this…