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150th Anniversary of First Stamp in Indonesia 2014

1 April 2014

Indonesia Post Administration formally established on 27th September 1945, but the history of Indonesian Stamps was started from 1st April 1864, when the first Netherland Indies stamp was release.

The Netherland Indies

The first postage stamp in the Netherland Indies was printed in Utrecht Netherlands, on 1st April 1864. The stamp design showed a picture of King Willem III of Netherlands with a face value of ten cents in imperforation, design by T.W. Kaiser of Netherlands. Continued between 1864 and 1920, stamp design only showed picture of the King and Queen of Netherlands, some were showed in typographic design.

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Year of The Horse 2014

15 January 2014

Goodbye the Year of the Water Snake and welcome to the Year of the Wooden Horse. Chinese New Year 2014 falls on January 31, 2014, represented by symbols (Chinese zodiac) Horse. Accompanying element is wood. Horses symbolise hard work, self-contained and joy.

Horses in the middle of Indonesian

Horses have an important role for the development of human civilisation, as well as in Indonesia. In addition to transport, the horse is often used as objects in tarditional Indonesia art. One is the Kuda Lumping, an art of Javanese traditional dance that is played with a horse imitation as property. Horses are also uses as a means of traditional sports such as agility and compete at Horse racing Gayo. On the island of Sumbawa, horses bred for milk used.

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General Elections 2014

9 January 2014

Welcoming the People's Democtaric Party, General Election 2014, the government of the Republic of Indonesia on January 9, 2014 issued a special stamp series "General Election 2014". Stamp design is the work of the Indonesia Stamp Design Contest 2013 winner for each age group.

General elections in Indonesia have taken place since 1955, 1971, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 1999, 2004 and 2009. At first, election intended to select the members of representative institutions, namely the Parliament, Provincial and Regency/City. After the fourth amandement of the 1945 Constitution in 20012, the election of the President and Vice President (President Election), which was originally performed by the Assembly, it was agreed to be made directly by the people that was put into the General Election regime. Presidential Election as part of the General Elections were held firstly in 2004.

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Flora and Fauna 2013

5 November 2013

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Largetooth Sawfish (Pristis Microdon)

Largetooth Sawfish shark lives in the Lake Sentani. The fishis also popular with the name stingray or Sentani shark because it is endemic in Sentani lake, papua. Westerners call it as a largetooth Jawfish that meant a big-toothed shark. It is a freshwater fish breeds in ovavivipar. Although the appearance of the shark is pretty awful, that does not mean thet the fish overwhelms the Lake Sentani. The fact indicates that the population of the pristidae family members named in Latin as Pristis microdon continuous ro shrink. The fish which spreads in Australia, India, Papua New Guinea, South Africa and Thailand is classified s freshwater inhabitants and loves the tropics. Usually they live in large lakes, rivers or certain marshes. In Indonesia, the shark lives in Digul River, Mahakam River (Kalimantan), Siak River and Sepih River.

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SOS Children's Village Indonesia 2013

23 July 2013

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SOS Children's Village focuses on caring children who have been and potentially losing parental care. Founded in 1949, SOS Children's Villages is now established in 132 countries, including Indonesia. SOS Children 's Villages Indonesia implements a family-based child care. There are 4 principles of parenting that run, namely a mother, a family of brothers and sisters, house and village. Through the Children's Villages, we cultivate a sense of kinship and affection. thus, they can recover from past experience that often traumatic. Children are expected to grow in a comfortable family environment, and with adequate infrastructure support projected to become personally independent adult later.

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100th Anniversary of Archaelogical Institute 2013

14 June 2013

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100 Years Anniversary of Archaelogical Institute

Dutch East Indie Archaelogical Institute was established in 1913. After independence, the Indonesian nation gave birth her first archaelogist, Drs. R.Soekmono and Dra. Satyawati in 1953. Soon Soekmono became the first Indonesia to lead the  Archaelogical Institute. Throughout its development up to the age of 100 years,  the  Archaelogical Institute has protected and restored the nation's cultural heritage which is internationally recognized.

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Environmental Care 2013

5 June 2013

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THINK-EAT-SAVE

The theme for this year's World Environment Day celebrations is Think-Eat-Save. Think-Eat-Save is an anti-food waste and food loss campaign that encourages you to reduce your foodprint. According to the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), every year 1.3 billion tonnes of food is wasted. This is equivalent to the same amount produced in the whole of sub-Saharan Africa. At the same time, 1 in every 7 people in the world go to bed hungry and more than 20.000 children under the age of 5 die daily from hunger.

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The World Stamp Expo Australia 2013

10 May 2013

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According to the Federation Internationale de Philatelie (FIP) calendar, on 10 to Ma 15, 2013 world philatelic exhibition will be held under the name of The World Stamp Expo AUSTRALIA 2013. The 6 days Expo will take place at The Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Australia.

Expo will be held at once to commemorate centenary Kangaroo stamp that was the first stamp designs issued by the Australian Postal Administration.

The exhibitors are philatelic collectors from more than 30 countries. In philatelic and numismatik trade event, more than 85 booths will be stood and well organized by the Postal Administrations, philatelic and numismatic dealers, as well as other philatelic organizations.

Indonesia as one of the Postal Administration who participated in the Expo event, issued special souvenir sheet to mark the exhibition. The special exhibition souvenir sheet issued in 2 sheets per set. Each dresign featuring object Kangaroos and Orang Utan. The selection of design objects based on these animals habitats are endemic of each country that is host Expo organizers and participants.

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150th Anniversary of International Red Cross

8 May 2013

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Since its creation in 1863, the ICR's sole objective has been to ensure protection and assistance for victim of armed conflict and strife. It does so through its direct action around the world, as well as by encouraging the development of international humanitation law (IHL) and promoting respect for it governments and all weapon bearers.

The founding

What was to become the International Committee of the red Cross met for the first time in February 1863 in Geneva, Switzerland. Among its five members was a local man named Henry Dunant who, the year before, had published a crusading book (A Souvenir of Solferino) calling for improved care for wounded soldiers in wartime. In August 1864 it persuaded government  to adopt the first Geneva Convention. This treaty obliged armies to care for wounded soldiers, whatever side they were on, and introduced a unified emblem for the medical services: a red cross on a white background. The ICRC's primary role was a coordinating one. But it gradually became more involved in field operations, as the need for a neutral intermediary between belligerents became apparent. Over the following 50 years, the ICRC expanded its work while national societies were established (the first in the German State of Wurttemberg in November 1863) and the Geneva Convention was adapted to include warfare at sea.

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100 Years Ki Hadjar Dewantara's Article "Als Ik een Nederlander was"

2 May 2013

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A Brief History of Ki Hadjar Dewantara

Ki Hadjar Dewantara actually named Raden  Mas Soewardi Soejaningrat. He was born in Yogyakarta on May 2, 1889. His nickname was Soewardi. Raden mas Soewardi Soerjaningrat born and raised in a noble family. His childhood was very lucky because he can get an ELS elementary schools, a special school for the Dutch and gently born.

After completing school in Yogyakarta, Soewardi Surjaningrat had an opportunity to continue his education to STOVIA, a special medical school for indigenous. But unfortunately, due to his bad breath, his education at STOVIA has cot completed.

After getting out the medical school, Ki hadjar Dewantara decided to work as a journalist and author on several local daily "Oetoesan Hindia", "Poesara", "De Expres", and "Kaoem Moeda". His writings was very good, communicative, and firmly against colonialism.

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50 Years of Liberation of West Irian 2013

1 May 2013

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Operations Trikora (Tri Komando Rakyat), also called West Irian Liberation, is 2 years conflict waged Indonesia to merge western Irian region. On 19 December 1961, Soekarno (President of Indonesia) announced the implementation of TRIKORA in North Square of Yogyakarta. Soekarno also established Mandala Command. Major General Soeharto was appointed as commander. This command task is to plan, prepare, and conduct military operations to merge Western Irian to Indonesia. When Indonesia proclaimed its Independence on August 17, 1945, Indonesia has claimed throughout the Dutch East Indies, including western region of Irian Island. The Dutch believed the region was still a province of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. But the Indonesian government opposed, so that West Irian became a contested area between Indonesia and the Netherlands. It is when discussed in several meetings and in various international forums. In the 1949 Round Table Conference, the Netherlands and Indonesia had not reached a decision regarding the western Irian, but agreed that it would be discussed again in aperiod of 1 year.

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60 Years Diplomatic Relationship  Indonesia Mexico 2013

6 April 2013

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Indonesian Traditional Music Instruments

9 March  2013

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GAMBUS-RIAU

Stringed instruments such as mandolin actually came from Arabia. The origin of the inclusion of music and musical instruments Gambus to area in Indonesia, along with the influence of islam, so that the color of the music was having Islamic Arabic poetry. In its development, Gambus music is also enriched with poetic Malay and India in addition to bringing folk songs with various variations.

SERUNE KALEE-NANGROE ACEH DARUSSALAM

This instrument is very popular n he Pidie, North Aceh. Aceh Besar and Aceh Barat. Serune Kalee played along with Rapai and Geundrang at entertainment events, dances, welcoming guests of honor. The materials of Serune kalese are wood, brss and copper.

Serune Kalee paired with Geundrang and rapal. These instruments are the indigenous musical instruments heritage and culture since the heyday of the kingdom of Aceh darussalam Aceh until now.

FU-MALUKU

This blow instrument made of sea shells or sea slugs. Sea shells or ordinary local people call it "bia shell", which is used as Fu is sea shell/bia raratol, tahuri, capeu and lemon.

CELEMPUNG-WEST JAVA

Celempung is a musical instrument made of bamboo by using wave resonances in the segment of bamboo. The resulting sound like a drum. The stick made of bamboo or wood, covered by a cloth or a thin object in the edge to produce a loud aound. To play this instrument is hit by stick. The player can produce the sound by regulating the size of the air coming out of the bungbung  (body) of celempung. Celempung sound can vary depending of the player's ingenuity.

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Indonesian Postage Stamps 1986

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22 Januari 2013

Year of the Snake

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20 February 2013

Ratu Boko Palace

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9 March  2013

6 April 2013

Indonesian Traditional Music Instruments

60 Years Diplomatic Relationship  Indonesia Mexico 2013

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1 May 2013

50 Years of Liberation of West Irian 2013

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2 May 2013

100 Years Ki Hadjar Dewantara's Article "Als Ik een Nederlander was"

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8 May 2013

10 May 2013

150th Anniversary of International Red Cross

The World Stamp Expo Australia 2013

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5 June 2013

14 June 2013

23 July 2013

Environmental Care 2013

100th Anniversary of Archaelogical Institute 2013

SOS Children's Village Indonesia 2013

 

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THE STAMP MUSEUM

A Look at the Museum Prangko Indonesia - Taman Mini Indonesia Indah

The Stamp Museum stands on a plot of 9.590 m2 and is flanked by two support buildings. The first, covering 204 m2, functions as a reception hall and rest area for guests.

The second, alco covering 204 m2, functions as a post office. The post office provides postal services to visitors to the Indonesian Stamp Museum and sells stamps and other items of philatelic interest.

The Indonesian stamp Museum was established with the aim of providing recreational and educational facilities that would be able to reflect the history of the indonesian people and the beauty of Indonesian culture as portrayed in stamps.

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