K. Subrahmanyam - A Centenary Tribute

  • Published By: The Sruti Foundation
  • Issue: 239

A Series For Youngsters
Stamp On Tulsidas

The stamp on Tulsidas is the second of the four commemorative stamps in the saints and poets series issued together by the Department of Posts on 1 October 1952. The stamp is in the denomination of one anna (1A); of carmine colour,- watermark multistar; perf. 14. It was printed in the India Security Press, Nasik which was set up in 1925.

Tulsidas was a saint, poet, philosopher, scholar and a humanist, all rolled into one. His Ram Charit Manas and other works have influenced the social and spiritual life of the Hindi-speaking people for generations.