25-06-2013: Peerzada Ghulam Ahmad Mehjoor India stamp


Peerzada Ghulam Ahmad Mehjoor was a prominent poet of the Kashmir Valley. He earned the title of father of Kashmiri language. His birthplace was in Mitrigam village of Pulwama, situated 38 km from Srinagar and 5 km from Pulwama. The Indian Postal Department has issued a postage stamp recognizing his services in Kashmir. Peerzada Ghulam Ahmad adopted his surname Mahjoor during his visit to Punjab. He received his early education from the Maktab of the famous poet Ashiq Trali of Tral. He completed his middle school education at Nusrat-ul-Islam School, Srinagar and moved to Punjab.

Buy Peerzada Ghulam Ahmad Mehjoor India stamp from Philacy.com