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ROMANIA’S CITIES: ARAD

In 2014, Romfilatelia continues the series of postage stamps issues presenting regions and cities of our country. The postage stamps issue to be introduced into circulation is dedicated to the city of Arad. The Administrative Palace (the City Hall) of Arad, illustrated on the postage stamp with the face value of lei 2.00, hosts The City Hall and the Institution of the Prefect, being…

NATIONAL CULTURE DAY: MIHAI EMINESCU – THE MORNING STAR (“LUCEAFARUL”) OF THE ROMANIAN POETRY

“Early 20th-century Romanian poetry will begin under the auspices of his genius and the national language pattern, which found in Eminescu the most beautiful crystallization to this day, representing the starting point for the future development of the Romanian reflection mantle”, as Titu Maiorescu was witnessing about the Morning Star of the Romanian poetry, Mihai Eminescu. National symbol of poetry, Mihai Eminescu was the…

Discover Romania, Dobrudja

Romfilatelia, continuing the ample project of promoting the heritage of each region of the country, introduces into circulation the postage stamp issue Discover Romania, Dobrudja. Situated in the south of Constanta county, on the territory of the Adamclisi village, the Tropaeum Traiani citadel exhibits to the viewer the famous triumphal monument of the same name, illustrated on the stamp with the face value of…

Joint Stamp Issue ROMANIA – CROATIA: Spirituality – Fortified Churches

Romfilatelia introduces into circulation the joint stamp issue Romania-Croatia dedicated to fortified church assemblies dating from the Middle Ages, through the two postage stamps illustrating the Evangelical Church in Cristian, Brasov, and St. Nicholas Church, in Komiža, Vis Island, Croatia. Both architectural ensembles have fulfilled over the centuries both the role of a church and a fortified city. Mentioned for the first time in…

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,…