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Ceylon / Sri Lanka Stamps

An island to the south of India, formerly under British administration then a self-governing Dominion. The first stamps were issued in 1857.

Ceylon became a republic within the Commonwealth in May 1972 and the name of the country was changed to Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka Philatelic Bureau

Official website of Sri Lanka Post with details of new issues.

Ceylon Stamps Catalogue

See all Ceylon stamps in the StampWorld free online catalogue.

Sri Lanka Stamps Catalogue

See all Sri Lanka stamps in the StampWorld free online catalogue.

People on Stamps of Ceylon / Sri Lanka

Wikipedia listing of people depicted on the stamps of Ceylon / Sri Lanka, with links to biographical data.

Rare Ceylon Stamps

Scans of classic Ceylon stamps in the Sandafayre Rare Stamp Gallery.