Malaysia Stamps 2000 – 2010

14-05-2005 – Birds of Malaysia / Burung-Burung Malaysia

Info20sen+Sheet30sen + Sheet40sen + Sheet50sen + Sheet75sen + SheetRM1 + SheetRM2 + SheetRM5+SheetInfo 20sen – Spotted Dove (Streptopelia chinensis) 30sen – Ochraceous Bulbul (Alophoixus ochraceous) 40sen – Long-tailed Parakeet (Psittacula longicauda) 50sen – White-rumped Shama (Copsychus malabaricus) 75sen – Olive-back Sunbird (Nectarinia jugularis) RM1 – Green-winged Pigeon (Chalcophaps indica) RM2 – Banded Pitta (Pitta guajana)…

29-04-2005 – The Regal Heritage / Seni Warisan Agung

Pucuk Rebung Gigi Yu dan Bunga Kayohan Another bamboo shoot inspired design formed with gold threads. Rows of flower motifs are intricately patterned in the center. This design is very popularly used for the “kepala” of the songket cloth. It is a very distinctly traditional and uniform pattern that lends a majestic feel to the…

10-10-2005 – Traditional Kites / Layang-Layang Tradisional

Wau Merak Wau Merak is also known as Layang-layang Kipas (Fan Kite), believed to have originated from Sulawesi, Indonesia and is flown mainly by the Bugis community. The design assimilates the characteristics of the peacock and is not restricted by any particular size. The specialty of the Wau Merak is its ‘hummer’. The ‘hummer’ of…

22-12-2005 – Malaysia´s Five Islands & Reefs in the South China Seas / Lima Pulau-Pulau Dan Terumbu-Terumbu Malaysia Di Laut China Selatan

There are 599 islands, reefs and rock islands in Malaysia’s waters. Of these islands, 244 of them are located in the South China Sea. Five of these islands and reefs are Swallow Island, Investigator Reef, Erica Reef, Mariveles Reef and Ardasier Reef. Important as there are in terms of strategic and national security, the islands…