In accordance with its traditions, Magyar Posta is celebrating Christmas by issuing a regular postage stamp. This time the Post Office decided to use playful scene and motive to raise the festive mood of people from around the world.
StampNews.com encourages our readers to contemplate this philatelic issue and get prepared for celebrating one of the most important holidays – a joyful Christmas.
Stamp design shows reindeer prancing playfully in a snowy winter landscape. The stamp was designed by the graphic artist Ágnes Berta and produced by Codex Értékpapírnyomda Zrt.
A Christian holiday honoring the birth of Jesus Christ, Christmas evolved over two millennia into a worldwide religious and secular celebration, incorporating many pre-Christian, pagan traditions into the festivities along the way. Today, Christmas is a time for family and friends to get together and exchange gifts.