On the occasion of 125th birth anniversary of Shri Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, PM Narendra Modi released a special commemorative coin of Rs 125.
How to get 125 rs coin: On the occasion of 125th birth anniversary of Shri Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada ji, the founder of ISKCON (ISKCON) and considered to be the originator of Hare Krishna Bhakti movement, PM Narendra Modi released a special commemorative coin of Rs 125.
Swamiji has established more than 100 temples till now and taught the world the path of Bhakti Yoga. Along with this he also wrote many books. ISKCON has played an important role in the spread of Vedic literature. Talking about the 125 rupee coin issued by PM, it is attractive in appearance. It has the national emblem Ashoka Pillar along with Rs 125 printed on one side. The picture of Swami Prabhupada remains on the other side of the coin.
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Commemorative coins were issued on several occasions.
Such commemorative coins have been issued in the past as well. Earlier this year, on the birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, the government had issued a coin of Rs 125. From time to time the government continues to issue such coins in the form of souvenirs.
How are these commemorative coins made?
These coins issued in the memory of great men are like ordinary coins. But being issued on a particular day, their value is higher than other coins. Some people try to settle these special coins. Such people can buy coins at a price fixed by the Reserve Bank.
Where and how can I buy coins?
If you want to buy coins then it can be booked. The Mint Offices of RBI in Mumbai and Kolkata issue such special coins and commemorative coins. These come under the Securities Printing and Currency Manufacturing Corporation of India Limited.
To buy these coins the corporation’s website (https:// www. spmcil. com/Interface/Home.aspx) apply. For this registration is necessary. Only registered customers can apply for memory coins. To get such coins, registration can also be done on the RBI website.