A new Muslim EID stamp for 2013. The US Postal Service issued its first Muslim EID stamp on Sept. 1, 2001

1094820_10151601154667695_1836201777_nOne must question why, after the Muslim terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, we would continue to issue Muslim stamps? Did we issue Japanese stamps in the decade after the attack on Pearl Harbor? NO.

CAIR  The U.S. Postal Service today announced the 2013 Eid Forever Stamp.  The Postal Service issued its first Eid stamp, with gold calligraphy against a blue background, on September 1, 2001.  All Eid stamps to date have featured the work of Muslim calligrapher, Mohamed Zakariya, of Arlington, Virginia.

Here’s the 2013 stamp followed by a few of the earlier ones.

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STAMPS POSTAGE POSTAL STAMP HOLIDAY POST OFFICE MUSLIM FESTIVAL EID

Personally, I think this is the only Muslim stamp that should ever be sold in America.

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