about me ..
Hi ...Glad you found my humble blog ...I am from the United Arab Emirates , collect Mint stamps, Covers Depends on the topic, Mini and S.sheets... I have some favorite subjects /themes, World Expo, anime / cartoon characters ( future boy Conan, Garfield, hello kitty, Inuyasha..etc), cats, culture and tradition such as costumes or traditional instruments, old phones, landscape scenes, commemorative stamps, Disney, Movies (Star Wars, Batman, Lord of the rings) stamps with stamps pics or money on them, Some historical stamps, I also like stamps with old paintings...and I do not know why but I like stamps with dugong!! yet I wont say no to any you wish to share with me .. care for a cover from UAE? Leave your email address in the Chat Box please:) I am posting covers that I have, (some of which are extra and have doubles.. I will also be posting some articles, information,or thoughts. To make it easy to go through the blog, if you are interested in viewing UAE Stamps , on the right side menu click on "UAE ISSUE", you can always know what stamps I have for swap by clicking on AVAILABLE FOR EXCHANGE. interested to view covers/post cards I received from various countries they always start with "From country name "
I would highly appreciate it if we could swap covers , with this cancellation date 1.4.16 that is 1st of April ... gonna be my B. Day :)
"Watani" Means My country but the Arabic word is used in both languages Arabic and English, it is a Community development programme aims to strengthen national identity and citizenship practices at all levels and sectors of society. This project is an extension of achievements since the UAE Federation seeks deeper patriotism through development programmes and events of all walks of life, whether social, cultural, economic, etc.
Were launched a national programme under the guidance of dignity of UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and ruler of Dubai his Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation to serve as a cover effectiveness across different from home bemnasht for all groups of society citizens and residents and visitors to confirm identity based national value constants dependent UAE culture and civilization and its social and political work to highlight the inherent values of UAE society and work to confirm their role in drafting the distinctive identity of the UAE in the world is threatened by melting more national identities
its logo is the Arabic word Watani "My Country" with a finger print
why Finger print !!
The adoption of fingerprint as a logo for the program to emphasize the importance of defining identity reflected in footprint at the same time focusing on the value of work and achievement as the home is their achievements and not merely a geographical entity. The awareness campaigns for the program to emphasize the importance of individual achievement and community building to accept differences and use a combination of the besmatna force whether red or green or black or white are UAE flag, fingerprints are home owners ' achievements, without diminution of value of any work contribute to a coherent national fabric come assembled on the diversity of its components
Set of two Stamps issued with two Denominations:
AED 1 four f.prints with the four flag colors
AED 1.50 showing the map of UAE made of people fingerprints
Date of Issue :
2-December-2010 ( National Day)