We welcome any news of any new sites that aim to further the knowledge and researches into Indian postal history and philately.

The ISC has a members only Facebook page and can be reached here

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There is also a German language equivalent of the ISC

For general news about India:

For up to date news on Indian stamp issues:

There is also:
which looks at the Perfin issues of India

Modern India postal history is covered here:

A German site dealing wih Indian railway cancellations:

A wonderful resource dedicated to the understanding of this frequently misunderstood subject.

Some of the Indian States have dedicated areas such as these:
This is a substantial resource, the host site of which also has separate threads dealing with ever more specialised areas of Indian (and global) philately and postal history.

Some more Feudatory State links

Those wishing to study material beyond the boundaries of India might like to look at these:
 The sites for The Nepal and Tibet Philatelic Study Circle

 The Burma (Myanmar) Philatelic Study Circle

 The Hong Kong Study Circle

 The Pakistan Study Circle for Philately

This site is an ongoing record of postal history from Himalayan Mountaineering Expeditions.

Bibliography of Indian and Other Philatelic Literature.

For information on journals concerned with Indian philately such as Deccan Philatelist: see