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Bhagwan Mahavir – Commemorating 2600th Janm Kalyanak

On the 25th of April 2002, then Prime Minister of India, Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ji released commemorative coin sets for the occasion of 2600th Janm Kalyanak Bhagwan Mahavir [God of the Hindu, especially (more…)

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2001 – Syama Prasad Mokerjee Commemorative Coin Set

Dr Syama Prasad Mokerjee was a Bengali Freedom Fighter and a minister in the Jawhar Lal Nehru Cabinet. After fall out with Nehru, he founded the Bharatiya Jana Sangh which in present form is the Bharatiya (more…)

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2000 – India Supreme Court Commemorative Coin Set

In the year 2000, the Honorable Supreme Court of India – Highest Place of Justice celebrated its Golden Jubilee. To mark this event, the Most Respectful Prime Minister of India Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee (more…)

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1991 – Tourism Year of India

The Government of India Mint at Mumbai issued the 1991 India Tourism Year Commemorative India Coin sets. The Indian govt then had set an agenda of earning foreign exchange by promotion of Tourism. Date (more…)

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1988 – Jawaharlal Nehru Centenary Commemorative Coins Set

Jawaharlal Nehru was the First Prime Minister of India whose Centenary Birthday was celebrated in 1988. His birthday is Celebrated as Children’s Day in India on the 14th of November every year. IG Mint (more…)

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1987 – Small Farmers India – Commemorative Coins

Small & Marginal Farmers Constituted the Bulk of Indian Farming Community. Even after 40 years of Independence Indian Political leaders lacked the vision to improve Farming in India as it was still (more…)

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1986 – Fisheries Commemorative Coins

India has a vast Coast Lien along which Fisheries was the main occupation of citizens. To Promote, Develop and Commemorate those in the Business of Fisheries, the IG Mint , Bombay issued Proof and UNC (more…)

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1985 – International Youth Year Commemorative Coins

The international Youth Year was Celebrated in India as well. The Government entrusted the India Government mint, Kolkata to strike Commemorative Coins for the same and issue to Numismatic Collectors and (more…)

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