India Post releases special cover of Sri Aurobindo as a mark of his 150th Birth Anniversary

Commemorating Sri Aurobindo’s 150th Birth Anniversary, a Special Cover was released on 21st Jan, 2022 by Karnataka Postal Circle, India Post, on 21st Jan, 2022 (Friday). The release took place at Meghadoot Auditorium, 5th Floor, GPO, Bengaluru, with several dignitaries being present.

The initiative was taken by Sri Aurobindo Complex Trust, JP Nagar, Bengaluru, in collaboration with Sri Aurobindo Society, Karnataka.

In addition to the photograph of Sri Aurobindo, the cover has the symbol of Sri Aurobindo Society-Pondicherry, symbol of Sri Aurobindo Complex Trust - Bangalore, The image of Sri Aurobindo Complex, JP Nagar, Bangalore and Sri Aurobindo’s quote in English, Hindi and Kannada. A unique cancellation seal portraying Sri Aurobindo on the front of the cover also draws ones attention. 

Dr. Ajit Sabnis, speaking on the occasion said, “I take this opportunity to express my sincere thanks to the India Post-Karnataka Circle for this wonderful gesture shown during this auspicious Sesquicentennial celebrations.”

To see the special cover please click here